The following are recent bankruptcy filings in the U.S...

BANKRUPTCIES

October 17, 1994

The following are recent bankruptcy filings in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Maryland in Baltimore City:

Oct. 6

* Colonial Carpentry & Construction Co. Inc. 412 Deale Road, Tracy's Landing, a builder of frame homes, has filed under Chapter 7. Principal: Gordon Phipps, president. Assets and liabilities are under $50,000 each.

* Dee-Shazz Inc., real estate, 7804-08 Pulaski Highway, Baltimore, has filed under Chapter 11. Principal: Charles DeShazo, president. Assets: $146,000; liabilities: $45,468.01.

Oct. 3

* Carpet Fair, 7100 Rutherford Road, Baltimore, a.k.a. Bill's Carpet Warehouse and Bill's Rugs & More, filed for protection under Chapter 11. Principal: Michael J. Young, vice president, finance. Assets: $6,001,961; liabilities: $5,788,881.

* Synaptek Inc., 918 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis, marine electronics sales and installations, d/b/a The Better Boat Co., has been involuntarily petitioned into a Chapter 7 filing by several creditors. Principal: not listed. Assets: n/a; liabilities: at least $19,940.

The following are the most common types of filings under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code:

CHAPTER 7 -- Liquidation.

CHAPTER 11 -- Reorganization.

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a.k.a. (also known as), d/b/a (doing business as), t/a (trading as).

n/a: not available. L/P: Limited Partnership. P/A: Professional Association.

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