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May 22, 1990 | From United Press International
Dutch publisher Wolters Kluwer said Monday that it has agreed to acquire J. B. Lippincott, the Philadelphia-based medical publisher, for about $250 million from Harper Collins, half-owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Wolters Kluwer U.S., which already operates Raven Press and Aspen Publishers, said the acquisition of Lippincott, which has annual revenue of about $100 million, will boost its sales volume to about $150 million in the United States.
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May 22, 1990 | From United Press International
Dutch publisher Wolters Kluwer said Monday that it has agreed to acquire J. B. Lippincott, the Philadelphia-based medical publisher, for about $250 million from Harper Collins, half-owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Wolters Kluwer U.S., which already operates Raven Press and Aspen Publishers, said the acquisition of Lippincott, which has annual revenue of about $100 million, will boost its sales volume to about $150 million in the United States.
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April 19, 1990
A children's book featuring an Eagle Rock youth, Hector Almaraz, has recently been published and is available in local libraries. "Hector Lives in the United States Now" was written by Joan Hewett of Eagle Rock and photographed by her husband, Richard, using such landmarks as Eagle Rock School, where Almaraz was a student, and St. Dominic's Church. The book was published by J. B. Lippincott Co.
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March 30, 1997 | MICHAEL HAEDERLE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Puffing on a cigarette, a soft felt hat set on her head, Nancy Mairs maneuvers her black Quickie P-100 briskly through the sunny streets around the University of Arizona. She is headed for her favorite coffeehouse. There are few ramps onto the sidewalks, so Mairs must roll in the roadway, hugging the curb and watching warily for traffic. She knows well that few motorists notice a person in a motorized wheelchair. She has grown familiar with invisibility.
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January 28, 1988 | IDELLE DAVIDSON, Davidson is a free-lance writer in Los Angeles
Books on sensitive subjects are not meant to take the place of counseling by parents, teachers, clergy, psychologists or others. Yet they can act as a helpful vehicle for expressing feelings and fears. The following are recommended by children's book specialists to help adults and youngsters approach such subjects as divorce, death, adoption, the new baby, fears, disabilities, AIDS, teen-age suicide, sex and puberty. Teen-Age Suicide "Close to the Edge" by Gloria D.
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December 14, 1986 | PENELOPE MOFFET
Light poured into the Laguna Beach apartment. As a visitor came to her door, Catherine Moore Richter, 98, lifted clear blue eyes from a worktable littered with drawings, letters, notebooks. A loom stood before one set of windows. Watercolors, block prints and oil paintings hung in frames on the walls. Bits of tapestry she had woven were draped on chairs.
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