<PAGE> FORM 8-K SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 _____________________________________ CURRENT REPORT Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 Date of Report: February 18, 1994 (Date of earliest event reported) KIMBERLY-CLARK CORPORATION (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter) Delaware 1-225 39-0394230 (State or other jurisdiction (Commission File (IRS Employer of incorporation) Number) Identification No.) P.O. Box 619100, Dallas, Texas 75261-9100 (Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code) (214) 830-1200 (Registrant's telephone number, including area code) _____________________________________
Item 5. Other Events On February 18, 1994, Kimberly-Clark Corporation issued the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.
SIGNATURE 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. KIMBERLY-CLARK CORPORATION Date: February 23, 1994 By:/s/ John W. Donehower John W. Donehower Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
EXHIBIT INDEX (99) Press release issued by Kimberly-Clark Corporation on February 18, 1994.
EXHIBIT 99 Kimberly-Clark Corporation Dallas, Texas 75261-9100 Phone 214-830-1200 For Release: For Further Information: Tina S. Barry (214) 830-1484 Kimberly-Clark Announces $100 Million Financing DALLAS, February 18, 1994--Kimberly-Clark Corporation today announced the public offering of $100 million of 6-7/8% Debentures due February 15, 2014. The debentures were priced at 99.643 percent of the principal amount to yield 6.91 percent. The public offering will be underwritten by Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Salomon Brothers Inc. Proceeds from the sale of the debentures will be used principally to reduce short-term debt. Kimberly-Clark is a manufacturer of household, personal care and health care products, as well as newsprint and business, correspondence and specialty papers.