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Advanta late entry in bidding for 1st City.

DEC 7, 1994 2:00am ET

Dallas - Credit card giant Advanta Corp. is bidding for the failed First City Bancorp., lured by the prospect of a physical presence in Texas and hundreds of millions in tax breaks.

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