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2004-12-01 09:00:10

CHICAGO, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United States Cellular Corporation and TDS Telecom, subsidiaries of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. , today announced that they have each completed the sale of certain wireless properties, as previously announced on Aug. 4, 2004, to ALLTEL Communications, Inc. of Little Rock, Ark. for a total of approximately $144 million in cash (approximately $112 million after taxes), including a working capital adjustment. LeRoy T. Carlson, Jr., president...


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