SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) November 11, 2004
Hungarian Telephone and Cable Corp.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
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|1201 Third Avenue, Suite 3400 Seattle, WA||98101-3034|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (206) 654-0204
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 5.02(b). Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.
As a result of the recent sale by Citizens Communications Company and certain of its affiliates (Citizens) of their entire equity stake in Hungarian Telephone and Cable Corp. (the Company), Leonard Tow, one of the Citizens-designated members of the Companys Board of Directors, retired from the Companys Board of Directors effective November 11, 2004.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
HUNGARIAN TELEPHONE AND CABLE CORP.
/s/ Peter T. Noone
Peter T. Noone
Date: November 12, 2004