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Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Files Shareholder Class Action Against JAKKS Pacific, Inc. -- JAKK
NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP announces a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of JAKKS Pacific, Inc. ("JAKK" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:JAKK) between February 16, 2000 and October 18, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Astris Energi Inc.
Astris Energi Reports Third Quarter 2004 Results
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Astris Energi Inc. (OTCBB:ASRNF), the world's leading alkaline fuel cell (AFC) technology company, announced today unaudited financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2004. All amounts are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated.
XP with Ease -- Author Provides Shortcuts for Navigating Microsoft Programs
HOLLIDAY, Utah, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- It was promised to be faster and easier to use, but some people still have difficulty navigating Microsoft(R) XP. For those in need of tutelage, Kirt C. Kershaw has all the notes in his new book, Dream Notes XP: Short and to the point notes and shortcuts on Microsoft(R)'s Office (now available through AuthorHouse).
Unicorp Completes Acquisition of 7,000 Acre Kentucky Prospect
HOUSTON, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Unicorp, Inc. (Pink Sheets:UCPI) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Affiliated Holdings, Inc., has completed the acquisition of a 7,000 acre tract located in Hardin County, Kentucky from P5 Petroleum, Inc. of Houston. Unicorp's recent funding of $580,000 will allow drilling to begin within 30 days. Production results from the initial well are expected by late December 2004.
New Children's Book Depicts Drama and Excitement of Little League Baseball
BALTIMORE, Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mix America's all-time favorite sport and an endearing main character and what you have is not your usual children's book. Glen Rayson's new book, The Little Leaguer, depicts the drama and excitement of a baseball game and the fervor of young baseball players particularly an unexpected hero named Little Pete. Little Pete proves that even though he lacks experience (and height), he has the talent to bring his team to a championship. Told in rhymes and illustrated in vibrant colors, this new book will definitely win the hearts of young readers.
Minera Andes, Inc.
Minera Andes' Silver/Gold Construction Project Builds Momentum
SPOKANE, Wash., Nov. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Progress at Minera Andes Inc.'s (TSX-Venture Exchange:MAI) (OTCBB:MNEAF) Huevos Verdes underground high-grade silver/gold vein, part of the larger San Jose project in southern Argentina, was accelerated by almost 75 percent in the third quarter, compared to the second quarter of 2004.