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CENTEL, SPRINT FILE IN NORTH CAROLINA FOR STATE REGULATORY APPROVAL OF MERGER

 CENTEL, SPRINT FILE IN NORTH CAROLINA
 FOR STATE REGULATORY APPROVAL OF MERGER
 CHICAGO, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Centel Corp. announced today that its Central Telephone Co. subsidiary has filed with the North Carolina Utilities Commission for approval of the company's merger with Sprint Corp. Commission approval is expected by the end of the year.
 In North Carolina, Centel provides local exchange telephone service through more than 209,000 access lines. Sprint, through its Carolina Telephone and Telegraph Co. operation, has more than 826,000 access lines in the state.
 In addition to North Carolina, Centel provides local exchange telephone service in five other states, including three where Sprint also provides local telephone service. Overall, Centel has more than 1.6 million access lines and Sprint has 4.1 million access lines. The companies announced on May 27 a definitive agreement to merge.
 -0- 8/31/92
 /CONTACT: William K. White of Centel Corp., 312-399-2735/
 (CNT FON) CO: Centel Corp.; Sprint Corp. ST: North Carolina, Illinois IN: TLS SU: TNM


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