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OZO
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Re: By the numbers.

The way defined in a standard


PX Eliezer7
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said by OZO:

The way defined in a standard

Which?

Standard of New Jersey: Esso/Enco/Pate/Humble/Carter--->Exxon

Standard of New York: Mobil

Standard of California: Chevron

Standard of Indiana: American/Amoco

Starndard of Ohio: Sohio [--->BP]

[Phone relevance: The Standard Oil breakup was the model for the Bell System breakup, and ended up with the same eventual outcome as split companies merged again....]
»www.us-highways.com/sohist.htm

[Just as Mobil and Exxon merged representing the NY and NJ companies, so did Nynex and BellAtlantic end up as Verizon, for example].
»www.porticus.org/bell/bellopercomp.html