Beautifully engraved specimen certificate from the Popeyes Famous Fried Chicken - Fast Food Operators, Inc.
dated 1984. This historic document was printed by the Security Columbian Banknote Company and has an
ornate border around it with a vignette of Popeye the Sailor Man. This item has the printed signatures of the Company's President, Aaron R. Fodiman and Secretary.
Fast Food Operators, Inc. was incorporated on December 18, 1978, pursuant to the laws of the State of New York. The Company conducted substantially all of its business under the trade name "Popeyes Famous Fried Chicken of New York.
On April 9, 1981, the Company's Registration Statement on Form S-18 was declared effective by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Pursuant to such Registration Statement, the Company offered and sold to the public 2,200,000 Units (each Unit consisting of one share of Common Stock and one Common Stock Purchase Warrant to purchase a one-quarter fractional share of Common Stock) and received net proceeds therefrom of approximately $1,728,000. On December 27, 1978, the Company entered into an option agreement with Popeyes Famous Fried Chicken, Inc.
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