Wikipedia 10K Redux by Reagle from Starling archive. Bugs abound!!!
The oil company run by [[/Ellis Wyatt|Ellis Wyatt]]. [[/Ellis Wyatt|Wyatt's]] father had squeezed a living out of the oil fields in /Colorado, but when [[/Ellis Wyatt|Ellis Wyatt]] took over the business took off. He discovered a technique for extracting oil from wells that had been abandoned as dried up. The success of [[/WyattOil|Wyatt Oil]] that followed this discovery suddenly and unexpectedly turned /Colorado into the leading economy in the country. [[/WyattOil|Wyatt Oil]] traditionally relied on /TaggartTranscontinental's /RioNorteLine to ship its oil. But when that company could not grow fast enough to keep up with the booming /Colorado economy, [[/Ellis Wyatt|Ellis Wyatt]] started using the small but well-managed /PhoenixDurango instead. This prompted /JamesTaggart to make deals with his friends in /Washington to shut the /PhoenixDurango down.