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Gun sales spike

Dealers can't keep pace with demand

January 20, 2013

Area gun dealers in the past month have had a hard time keeping up with the demand from customers for firearms. “Anything and everything, said Adam Kordes, of National Sporting Good, Jersey Shore....

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Jan-20-13 5:54 AM

"Frank Lowe, of All-American Gun Shop, Williamsport said he has received numerous phone calls for AR-15 rifles and assault weapons in recent weeks.

Interesting enough, his inventory was gone even before the shooting.

"I don't like to live off other people's misery," he said. "(But) the shooting happened about a month too late for me."

He said all his wholesalers are out of the guns."


Gee, Frank...we really feel your "pain"; i.e. $$$$$$$$$$$!!

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Jan-20-13 6:02 AM

"Jim Feigles, of Dixie's Gun Shop, Hughesville, said the store was certainly busy at Christmas time.

"I don't know if it was any better than usual," he said.

The store does not sell assault weapons, but inventory is still tight.

"It's not the first time, and it won't be the last," he said."


'Tis true!!!!

The "OBAMA IS GONNA TAKE YOUR GUNS"-Sale HAD to have done better than the "AL GORE IS GONNA TAKE YOUR GUNS"-Sale.

I'm sure MOST gun-dealers are making their lists (and, checking them, twice), in anticipation of the REALLY-big "HILLARY CLINTON IS GONNA TAKE YOUR GUNS"-Sale!!

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Jan-20-13 7:35 AM

This is sad.

"Happened about a month too late for me." I just don't know what to say about that one.

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Jan-20-13 8:28 AM

The gun dealers love Obama!

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Jan-20-13 8:38 AM

Jeff, everytime there is a mass shooting gun sales go up. Maybe that says more about Americans than the president, be it republican or democrat. This article and the statements of the shop owners proves the point.

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Jan-20-13 10:34 PM

Keep exercising your second amendment rights if you are a patriot!

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