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26 November 2004

Australian (Sydney)

To raise money for a local school project, residents in Lampasas, Texas, are turning to a time-honoured tradition, the raffle. But their fundraiser has a unique twist — the winner walks off with two rifles. Lampasas, located in central Texas Hill Country, wants to raise about $US15,000 to build a fence around parts of Hanna Springs Intermediate School, where a known sexual predator has been seen near campus. Officials said it is easier to raise money selling guns in... (

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