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10 August 2006

Basehor Sentinel (Kansas)

Kansans are lining up to buy guns and to learn how to shoot them. "Usually summers in the gun business are deader than a door nail, but we're having a record year," said Jeff Howlett, owner of Tonganoxie's Kansas Fire Arms Specialties. Much of the increased interest in guns is because people are arming themselves to take advantage of the new Kansas conceal-carry gun law, Howlett said. "We're selling a lot of pistols," he said. While buying their guns, Kansans also... (

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