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1969 With C. Mao, F. C. Frostick, Jr., E. H. Man, R. M. Manyik, and R. L. Wells. Dual formation of beta diketones from methylene ketones and acetic anhydride by means of boron triflouride. Improved method of synthesis of certain beta diketones. J. Org. Chem. 34:1425-29.