Student markets local discount card
For Immediate Release
August 31, 1999
An ACU student has created and is marketing The
Collegiate Card, a discount card for local restaurants and
merchants, to faculty, staff and students of the colleges
and universities in Abilene. Jim Litton, junior finance
major from Waco, recruited local businesses to give
discounts with the card, designed the card and had the cards
When you present the card to certain Abilene restaurants
and merchants, you receive a 10 percent discount or some
other incentive. Participating merchants include Joe Allen's
Pit Bar-B-Que, Borderlands, Cahoot's Catfish & Oyster
Bar, The Railhead Grill, Abilene Athletic Club, Bogie's, J's
Bagels, Abilene Bookstore, Betty Rose's Little Brisket, Rick
& Carolyn's Burgers & Fries, Videoville, Crystal's
Pizza & Spaghetti, Baack's Florist, Abilene Coffee
Company, Hot Spot Tanning Resort and Avis Lube Fast Change
Sales are currently underway for The Collegeiate Card.
The card costs $10 and is valid through Aug. 31, 2000.
Cards can also be ordered by sending a check to The
Collegiate Card, ACU Box 26896 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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