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    Exclamation Query to Pull First & Last Record?

    I am having trouble. I have a log table and I am trying to pull two records at once. The records im trying to pull is the most recent record update as well as the original record.


    I want to pull for Toysrus the first log intry for this company when I first put the record in. And I want to pull the most recent update that I did for this company. Is there a way to pull both records at the same time? The first and the last?

    Any help would be appreciated. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!!
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    not sure if this will work or not, but worth a try:
    here is an example
    select top 1 dealer_name as name, (select top 1 city from Dealer_Profile order by City desc) as city 
    from Dealer_Profile 
    order by name asc
    I would rather know than not know at all...

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    if you have dates the indicate this info, you could possible use a union query. something like this:
    select name, min(date) from tbl_TableName where name = 'something' group by name
    union all
    select name, max(date) from tbl_TableName where name = 'something' group by name
    min(date) should return the first record, max(date) should return the most recent updated record.
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