SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
STEPHENS HARRIET C

(Last) (First) (Middle)
111 CENTER STREET

(Street)
LITTLE ROCK AR 72201

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
11/24/2003
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
CONNS INC [ CONN ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 5,384,925(1) I By voting trust
Common Stock 451,176 I By LLC
Common Stock 182,609 I By LLC
Common Stock 36,122 I By LLC
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. Includes 1,021,538 shares beneficially owned by Stephens Group, Inc. and 149,199 shares beneficially owned by Stephens Inc., of which reporting person's spouse is President and CEO, 2,071,550 shares beneficially owned by Warren A. Stephens Trust of which reporting person's spouse is trustee, 168,498 shares beneficially owned by Warren A. Stephens Grantor Trust for benefit of reporting person's spouse and 789,100 shares beneficially owned by Harriet C. Stephens Trust. Also includes 1,018,123 shares beneficially owned by Warren and Harriet Stephens Children's Trust, 51,282 shares beneficially owned by each of Warren Miles Amerine Stephens 95 Trust, John Calhoun Stephens 95 Trust and Laura Whitaker Stephens 95 Trust, and 4,357 shares beneficially owned by each of Warren Miles Amerine Stephens Trust, John Calhoun Stephens Trust and Laura Whitaker Stephens Trust, for benefit of reporting person's children.
Remarks:
Todd Ferguson, attorney in fact for reporting person 11/24/2003
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
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POWER OF ATTORNEY

for Executing Forms 3, 4 and 5 and

Schedules 13G and 13D



KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS, that the undersigned

hereby constitutes and appoints David A. Knight,

William B. Keisler and Todd C. Ferguson the 

undersigned's true and lawful attorneys-in-fact to: 



(1) execute, for and on behalf of the undersigned,

any one or more Forms 3, 4, and 5 in accordance with

Section 16(a) of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934,

as amended (the "34 Act"), and the rules thereunder; and

Schedules 13G and 13D in accordance with Section 13 of

The 34 Act and the rules thereunder;



(2) do and perform any and all acts, for and on behalf

of the undersigned, that may be necessary or desirable

to complete the execution of any such Form 3, 4 or 5 or

Schedules 13G and 13D, and the timely filing of such

forms and schedules with the United States Securities

and Exchange Commission and any other authority; and



(3) take any other action of any type whatsoever in

connection with the foregoing that, in the opinion of

any such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in

the best interest of, or legally required by, the

undersigned, it being understood that the documents

executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the

undersigned, pursuant to this Power of Attorney
 shall

be in such form and shall contain such terms and

conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in

his discretion. 



The undersigned hereby grants to the foregoing 

attorneys-in-fact full power and authority to do and

perform all and every act and thing whatsoever requisite,

necessary, and proper to be done in the exercise of any

of the rights and powers herein granted, as fully to all

intents and purposes as such attorneys-in-fact might or

could do if personally present, with full power of 

substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and

confirming all that such attorneys-in-fact, or their

substitutes, shall lawfully do or cause to be done by 

virtue of this Power of Attorney and the rights and

powers herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that

the foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such 

capacity at the request of the undersigned, are not 

assuming any of the undersigned's responsibilities to 

comply with Sections 13 and 16 of the Securities and

Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or other applicable

Securities laws or rules.



IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power

of Attorney to be executed as of this 14th day of April,

2003.



/s/ Harriet C. Stephens

Signature



Harriet C. Stephens

Printed Name