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Abraham & Straus, Inc. Deal - Lehman Brothers Collection

Abraham & Straus, Inc.

Company Deal15-year 5 1/2% gold debentures with stock purchase warrants due October 1, 1943
Transaction Typegold debentures (with stock purchase warrants)
Deal DescriptionThe proceeds from the issue of debentures for Abraham & Strauss were to be used to defray the cost of a new, modern store building, the first unit of eight stores proposed to be built to meet expanding business needs. The first unit of eight stories was planned to begin on January 1, 1929.
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