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FAMILY DOLLAR REPORTS SALES FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, AND FOR THE THIRD QUARTER

 FAMILY DOLLAR REPORTS SALES FOR THE MONTH OF MAY,
 AND FOR THE THIRD QUARTER
 MATTHEWS, N.C., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO), a discount store chain operating 1,828 stores in 30 states, reported sales for the month of May 1992 of approximately $97.1 million, or approximately 7.5 percent above sales of $90.1 million for the month of May 1991. Sales in comparable stores for the month of May 1992 increased approximately 1.0 percent above comparable store sales for the month of May 1991. Unusually cool and wet weather in May 1992 adversely affected sales of summer apparel and seasonal merchandise. The May sales comparison also was difficult as sales in comparable stores for the month of May 1991 were very strong, having increased approximately 14.5 percent above comparable store sales for the month of May 1990.
 For the third quarter ended May 31, 1992, sales were approximately $279.8 million, or approximately 12 percent above sales of $250.1 million for the third quarter ended May 31, 1991. Sales in comparable stores for the third quarter ended May 31, 1992, increased approximately 5.5 percent above comparable store sales for the third quarter ended May 31, 1991.
 For the nine months ended May 31, 1992, sales were approximately $861.5 million, or approximately 17.5 percent above sales of $732.1 million for the nine months ended May 31, 1991. Sales in comparable stores for the nine months ended May 31, 1992, increased approximately 11.0 percent above comparable store sales for the nine months ended May 31, 1991.
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 /CONTACT: George R. Mahoney, Jr., Executive Vice President, Family Dollar Stores, Inc., 704-847-6961/
 (FDO) CO: Family Dollar Stores, Inc. ST: North Carolina IN: REA SU:


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