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11.28.06

Black Friday Shoppers Down at Mall

While thousands of you shopped till you dropped this past  weekend.... Fewer of you hit Westgate Mall this year compared to years past. 

This year on Black Friday about 40-thousand people shopped at Westgate Mall.
   

That's down from about 44-thousand in 2005 and 46-thousand in 2004. 

Overall shopping for the Black Ffriday weekend went down as well.
      

This past Friday, Saturday and Sunday about 82-thousand people hit the sales.
   

But last year there more than 85-thousand shoppers.
  

Mall officials say that's about a 4.3% decline.

BLACK FRIDAY NUMBERS

2006- 40,000
2005- 44,000
2004- 46,000

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