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Cook United, Inc. Deal - Lehman Brothers Collection

Cook United, Inc.

Company Deal1971 public offering 500,000 common shares
Transaction TypeCommon Shares
Deal DescriptionCook United, Inc., used the net proceeds from this transaction for the construction of additional stores, improvement of, and replacements and additions to, existing stores, and for expansion of inventories. Pending such application, the proceeds were used to reduce short-term bank and commercial paper borrowings. Such short-term borrowings were incurred principally for working capital purposes.
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