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Annual General Meeting of Shareholders in Hufvudstaden 2004
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hufvudstaden held its Annual General Meeting today at the Grand Hotel, Vintertradgarden, in Stockholm. The Meeting adopted the Board of Directors' proposal of a dividend of SEK 1.20 per share. The record date is Tuesday March 23, 2004 and the estimated date of dividend payment is Friday March 26, 2004.
One Case History -- New Book Gives Personal Insight into Mental Illness
BARABOO, Wis., March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Many people can describe what madness may feel like with metaphors and symbols, but unless one has experienced mental illness, they never really understand it. That is why John P. Gallagher has written his new book, One Case History (now available through 1stBooks), which offers insight into his own battle with mental illness.
Mastering Structured Query Language -- New book is a tool to learn database language
TAMPA, Fla., March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Structured Query Language (SQL) is the industry standard database programming language used to create and maintain relational databases. It plays a key role in many different systems, so understanding how to use it is truly an asset. In Cecelia L. Allison's new book, SQL Simplified: Learn to Read and Write Structured Query Language (now available through 1stBooks), she teaches readers the fundamentals of this important language.
Courage and Country -- New Book Examines Life of James Shields
LAKE FOREST, Ill., March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Before Abraham Lincoln met his end in the Ford Theatre, he almost engaged in a sword duel to the death on the banks of the Mississippi River with an Irishman named James Shields. The new biography, Courage and Country: James Shields: More Than Irish Luck (now available through 1stBooks), is a psychological history by J. Sean Callan of an important but little known figure of the 1800s.
Running from a Secret - New suspense novel tells of kidnapped doctor running for her life
MURRELLS INLET, S.C., March 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dr. Robison Murphy and her husband travel to the Dominican Republic for an invigorating golfing vacation with some friends. Her expertise, however, is coveted by some powerful people who wish to use her medical knowledge, and then silence her forever. In Patrice Leary's new book, Dire Crossing (now available through 1stBooks), Murphy makes an alliance with an American she hopes can help her in this politically corrupt country.