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15 October 2006

New York Times

STRATFORD, Connecticut — The mayor of this unpretentious, blue-collar town — a place few would consider an Eastern version of the Wild West — pointed to the navy sock peeking above his sturdy oxford shoe and said he would never strap a handgun there, to his ankle. No, he said, the left pants pocket would provide him with a quicker draw. On a crisp early fall afternoon in his wood-paneled office in Town Hall, Mayor James R. Miron demonstrated his carrying... (

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