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eGames CEO Challenges The Chesapeake Bay for Charity
LANGHORNE, Pa., June 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- eGames, Inc. (OTCBB:EGAM), a publisher of Family Friendly(tm), affordable consumer entertainment PC software games, today announced that Jerry Klein, President and CEO, will participate in the 4.4 mile Great Chesapeake Bay Swim (www.bayswim.com) on Sunday, June 13, 2004. The Great Chesapeake Bay Swim (GCBS) is one of America's premier open water swim challenges. The race starts from the shores of Sandy Point State Park, which is about five miles northeast of Annapolis, MD. The course extends eastward between the two spans of the William Preston Lane, Jr., Memorial Bridge (U.S. Highway 50) and finishes at a small sandy beach on Kent Island immediately south of the Bridge's eastern shore causeway adjacent to Hemingway's Restaurant, a local landmark.
New Self-Help Book for Women Will Help Reduce Divorce Rate
SANDPOINT, Idaho, June 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A new book helps young women avoid the relationship pitfalls of their parents and grandparents that led to failed marriages or divorce. Julia J. Austin has authored It Starts with You, an insightful and practical guidebook for women on finding the right man and establishing a fulfilling and mutually-satisfying marriage. Undoubtedly a tall order, but this new self-help book has won the admiration of professionals including Dr. John Gray, author of Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus.
Electrolux: Acceptance of share redemption offer 99%
STOCKHOLM, June 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The application period for participation in the Electrolux (Nasdaq:ELUX) redemption offer expired on June 1, 2004. During the application period 497,725 A-shares and 14,681,967 B-shares or a total of 15,179,692 shares in Electrolux have been tendered for redemption. This corresponds to an acceptance level in the redemption offer of 99.02%.