SOURCE: Northumberland Resources Inc.

July 08, 2011 01:00 ET

Northumberland Commences Sales From Pratt County Kansas Oil Project

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Jul 8, 2011) - Northumberland Resources (OTCBB: NHUR) is pleased to announce the Company shipped its inaugural production from the Pratt Oil and Gas Project storage tanks on June 28th to Parnon Gathering, Inc., the purchaser of its oil production on the Mason and Keyes leases. Gas Sales from the Company's leases are averaging 13.4 Mcf daily.

Management will launch a 3rd and 4th quarter program to expand their Oil and Gas production.

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