Veeck Forms Firm to Speed Rebuilding of Browns Club, Daily Racing Form, 1951-06-28


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Veeck Forms Firm to Speed Rebuilding of Browns Club ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 27 UP.— Bill H Veeck and his associates may not yet have ,e all the St. Louis Browns stock they want to buy, but they are all ready to start .j. operating. A listing of new corporations in the e Daily Record, legal newspaper here, gave !e the organizations name as the BBC Corporation, ,m formed for the purpose of owning „ and managing baseball teams, players and d franchises. The notice said the group would also o handle "other athletic and entertainment it enterprises." It was authorized to issue le 200,000 shares of par value common n stock. Incorporators were listed as C. L. _ Letnecker, C. E. Abele and H. C. McDougal, 1, d o it le n L. _ 1, Pam, Hurd and Reichman, attorneys, 231 1 S. LaSalle St., Chicago, HI." Veeck said the corporation was formed ,H " "to speed up reorganization and rebuilding lg of the Browns" if the group obtains the ie 75 per cent of stock necessary to control Ol by July 3.

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