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Federated Department Stores, Inc. Deal - Lehman Brothers Collection

Federated Department Stores, Inc.

Company Dealissue of 4 1/4% convertible preferred stock
Transaction TypeConvertible Preferred Stock
Deal DescriptionFederated Department Stores applied the net proceeds from this transaction to the acquisition of shares of Abraham & Straus, Inc., Bloomingdale Bros., Inc., Wm. Filene's Sons Company, and the F. and R. Lazarus and Company. Any blance of the proceeds was added the the corporation's working capital.
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