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Letters to the Editor

Holiday spirit?

December 16, 2009

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To the editor:

Living on a small disability income is hard these days, but still my wife and I find that we can give to others. So in the spirit of Christmas I went to Dillons on Sixth Street to purchase a couple pairs of winter gloves to donate to the needy. In the spirit of Christmas, I selected two very warm pairs of gloves and took them through the self-checkout line. Then, in the hustle and bustle of the season, I walked away from the $40 cash back I had requested. I noticed I did not have the money after I got out in the street so I pulled my car over and called the store.

Someone had already taken the $40 and NOT turned it in (in the spirit of Christmas). So whoever found the $40 cash or watched me walk away from it, Merry Christmas and God bless, from my wife and I to you.

Comments

mr_right_wing 5 years ago

Maybe they took it and stuck it in the Salvation Army bucket outside the store....?

.....doubt it!

Always grab that cash before anything else!

Leslie Swearingen 5 years ago

The checker should have handed you the money, and certainly should have been aware that the wrong person took it. But, I understand that things can get hectic and so people don't notice things they ordinarily would.

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