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Black Friday takes a hit from the economy

Big shopping day is not a bonanza for many retailers

Reginald Decastro of Foxborough was attracted to discounted DVDs at Circuit City. Reginald Decastro of Foxborough was attracted to discounted DVDs at Circuit City. (ARAM BOGHOSIAN FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE)
By Nicole C. Wong and Jenn Abelson
Globe Staff / November 29, 2008

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Stores across the region opened their doors before dawn yesterday with mixed results: Deals on electronics apparently drew avid shoppers, especially at discount chains, but other retailers saw modest crowds of penny-pinching consumers. (Full article: 1054 words)

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