Sapulpa Daily Herald (Sapulpa, Okla.), Vol. 66, No. 81, Ed. 1 Tuesday, December 18, 1979 Page: 6 of 14
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1, 'n>eLgr**t aiTlil,e cof>on war i« over with the federal
government and some fast moving entrepreneurs counting
themselves among the big winners on the half-fare discounts
Ine government’s General Services Administration esti-
mates it saved taxpayers at least (250,000 through the 9,998
coupons it purchased and distributed to 40 federal agencies
for employee air travel.
Dealers, who got into business last summer when United
flnd^American Airlines issued the half-fare coupons, turned
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rations and individuals. promotion afti»r a uP°ns mMayas a come-back gotten in a couple of months earlier and saved some more
“It was an adventure,” said Peter Featherston, 22, of responded with its own rof” money,” said Miles Manchester, assistant commissioner for
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Lake, Charles S. Sapulpa Daily Herald (Sapulpa, Okla.), Vol. 66, No. 81, Ed. 1 Tuesday, December 18, 1979, newspaper, December 18, 1979; Sapulpa, Oklahoma. (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1494841/m1/6/: accessed November 20, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.