NOW OPEN - THE DOLLAR STORE

 Cheryl has missed the Dollar stores they have in Houston. One day while driving down Saratoga Ave. We spotted a DollarMax store next to Walgreens at Payne. It is a store where everything is either a $1.00 or 2/$1.00, 3/$1.00 or even 4/$1.00.

 A few weeks later we also ran into another Dollar store next to Safeway at the corner of Miller and Bollinger. Both of these stores are about double the size of a 7/11 store.

 Around Thanksgiving-2003 the Dollar Club opened in nearby Campbell next to the D&J hobby shop on Campbell Ave. They claim to be 25,000 square feet. About the size of a small grocery store or a Wallgreens drug store.

Here are a few of the items that we found at the various dollar stores:
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Compost for the yard Duster for the house Sunglass for me
     
Reading glasses and case Seeds 4 for a $1.00 4 more for another $1.00
     
Zitpads $1.00 vs. $7.00+ for a name brand at drug store Degreaser X-100 Clean your wheels
     
Aquafresh it's NUWE VERBETERDE $1.00 for either language I want to be a MACHO man
     
Antacid for a buck Cheap 9 volt batteries Cheap Pain Relief?
     
Corn 3/$1.00 Mountain Fresh Ultra Fluffy
     
Is James Bond a robot? A buck for a nice kiss? Got to try dollar mustard
     
Keep your baby clean Is Mr. Clean a foreigner? You got to shave
     
Beats the movie theater price Chinese Tide PAM vs. PAN
     
Only a buck for a WINNER AWSOME is better then good Rapid Stick vs. Speed Stick


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