Mike Harper Takes His Magic Act To Rjr

It's barely 11 a.m. on June 1, his first official day as chairman and chief executive of RJR Nabisco Holdings Corp., but Mike Harper already is in top form. "It's really my second day," he quips between briefings on operations, get-acquainted sessions with key employees, and meetings with investment bankers. "I worked on Friday for nothing--and that's what they got."

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