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VOL. 114 | NO. 121 | Thursday, June 22, 2000

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Bankruptcies back up Bankruptcies back up The number of petitions filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of West Tennessee for citizens residing in Memphis or Shelby County rose 16.5 percent in May, compared to April. The Westwood area marked the highest number of filings, followed by Whitehaven and Frayser. Petitioner ZIP code May April 38002 (Arlington/Lakeland) 4 3 38017 (Collierville) 7 9 38018 (Cordova) 20 20 38028 (Eads/River Oaks) 0 2 38053 (Millington) 17 26 38101 (Main Branch P.O.) 1 0 38103 (Downtown/Mud Island) 4 4 38104 (Midtown) 18 22 38105 (Greenlaw) 19 9 38106 (E. Presley/W. Person) 48 54 38107 (North Memphis) 29 32 38108 (Jackson Ave.) 30 28 38109 (Westwood/Mallory) 124 83 38111 (Poplar/Highland) 49 46 38112 (N. Parkway/Rhodes) 18 16 38114 (Defense Depot) 68 51 38115 (Hickory Hill North) 77 53 38116 (Whitehaven) 111 67 38117 (Poplar/Perkins) 17 14 38118 (Oakhaven/Pkwy. Vill.) 83 83 38119 (Quince/Ridgeway) 10 14 38120 (Mt. Pisgah/E. Shelby) 4 3 38122 (Berclair) 33 24 38125 (Kirby/S.E. Shelby) 20 21 38126 (Linden/Crump) 16 7 38127 (Frayser) 108 89 38128 (Raleigh) 59 69 38133 (Bartlett/Brunswick) 10 9 38134 (Bartlett/Raleigh East) 23 29 38135 (Bartlett/Ellendale) 14 11 38138 (Germantown West) 6 8 38139 (Germantown East) 2 0 38141 (Hickory Hill South) 37 26 Totals 1,086 932 Source: Petitions filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of West Tennessee between April 1 and May 31, which contained a ZIP code in Memphis or Shelby County, as compiled by the Daily News Online.

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PROPERTY SALES 95 253 13,695
MORTGAGES 96 261 15,827
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 3 24 2,163
BUILDING PERMITS 250 500 28,258
BANKRUPTCIES 57 178 8,828
BUSINESS LICENSES 31 85 4,650
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 33 93 5,486
MARRIAGE LICENSES 9 57 2,951

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