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1986

 

1986 – WB Wells has been in business for 62 years.

January 24 – Voyager 2 makes first encounter with Uranus.

January 28 – Space Shuttle Challenger explodes after launch.

February 3 – Pixar Animation Studios opens.

March 25 – Out of Africa wins best picture at the 58th Academy Awards.

March 28 – Lady GaGa is born.

April 21 – Geraldo Rivera opens Al Capone’s secret vault.

September 8 – premiere of The Oprah Winfrey Show.

November 22 – Mike Tyson wins his first world boxing title.

WB Wells buys an Advantage, a 16-bit computer with two floppy drives. It was revolutionary at the time. So much power!

 

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In 1924, after graduating from Stanford University, Willard B. Wells founded W.B. Wells & Assoc. Inc in Portland, Oregon. Willard’s philosophy was to provide a quality product for a reasonable fee. We still follow Willard’s philosophy today.
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