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Question from Heather
« on: October 17, 2005, 06:14:28 PM »
When did we find out that Hugo owns a box compnay?

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« Reply #1 on: October 18, 2005, 10:25:28 AM »
Season 1, in the Hurley-centric episode titled NUMBERS (1x18), we found out that Hurley is the majority shareholder for a box company in Tustin (note: Locke worked for a box company in Tustin). From the transcript:


KEN HALPERIN (ACCOUNTANT):  Your interest in orange futures skyrocketed after
those tropical storms hit Florida, and you are now the majority shareholder for
a box company in Tustin.



(Hurley turns and looks at his accountant.)  



HURLEY:  A box company?



KEN HALPERIN (ACCOUNTANT):  Mm-hmm.  They make boxes.  Lucrative business.  
Everybody needs boxes.  Which reminds me -- your sneaker factory in Canada --



HURLEY:  I have a sneaker factory in Canada?



KEN HALPERIN (ACCOUNTANT):  Well, not anymore.  It was destroyed in a fire last
month.