Small-town Arizona store rakes in huge business with four-hour sale

Linville, Jeff
October 2000
Furniture/Today;10/16/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p34
Trade Publication
Reports on the success of the private sale of Thomas Home Furnishings in Douglas, Arizona. Amount of sales accumulated by the store on August 24, 2000; Generation of additional revenue by orders from the sale; Offer of discounts on all furniture and appliances.


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