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...bigger plans and started up his own company, DeLorean Motor Co.; $175 million was a the startup cost. John was a good salesman and persuaded Northern Ireland to go into partnership to build the cars. He had the orders, just not the right financing...

Three qualify to seek District 7 seat in special election

...the commission, he said.With the exception of a few years in Athens, Harris is a lifelong Augustan who was a successful salesman with S&P Green Stamps before joining Sanford, Bruker and Banks downtown."You've just got to be able to talk to people...

Kirby: With every Christmas, a fuller attic

...door. TODAY'S JOKE: Here's one from Charlie Williams.A salesman rang the bell at a suburban home, and the door was opened...puffing on a long black cigar.Hiding his amazement, the salesman asked the young man, "Is your mother home?"The boy took...

Salesman, youth coach dies at 89

...Robert Daniel "Bob" Perry, of North Augusta, a well-known salesman and youth baseball coach, died Monday at the age of 89. Mr...many Augusta and North Augusta residents for his work as a salesman for Colgate-Palmolive. Robert Perry Jr. said his father...

Augusta car salesman sentenced for fraud

U.S. District judge has sentenced an Augusta car salesman to 15 months in prison for fraud.Amos Meyers, 47, pleaded...Office for the Southern District of Georgia. Meyers was a salesman at Stokes Hodges Auto Mall in Augusta, prosecutors said...

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Robbers steal $700,000 in pearls from salesman

...stole $700,000 worth of cultured pearls from a traveling salesman Wednesday, police said. Four black leather suitcases and...about 2 p.m. from Chun Chen, 58, an independent jewelry salesman. Mr. Chen owns Chen International Trading, which he operates...

Ex-salesman suspected in car swindle

KINGSLAND, Ga. - A former Camden County car salesman cheated at least 22 customers by selling them new cars with forged paperwork, stealing their down payments and illegally selling...

Appling family loves delivering Good News on radio dials 24 hours a day

Clarence Barinowski frequently traveled as a feed salesman in the 1950s.While driving, he enjoyed listening to the Back to the Bible radio program on WGAC. That was back before FM radio...

Largemouth bass is a popular fish

...record for the species.The largemouth bass also is Georgia's state fish.Fast-forward 36 years and Alabama insurance salesman Ray Scott brought all the bass fishermen in the world together by forming the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society. The "glue...

Courthouse photos show Georgia's true image

...So for the next several years in my spare time on weekends and over holidays I crisscrossed Georgia like a devoted traveling salesman, finding the counties, then finding their county seats, then finding their courthouses and taking their pictures.I did...