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FAMILY DOLLAR REPORTS SALES FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 1992

 FAMILY DOLLAR REPORTS SALES FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 1992
 MATTHEWS, N.C., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO), a discount store chain operating 1,819 stores in 30 states, reported sales for the month of April 1992 of approximately $97.2 million, or approximately 22 percent above sales of $79.5 million for the month of April 1991. Sales in comparable stores for the month of April 1992 increased approximately 15 percent above comparable store sales for the month of April 1991.
 For the two months ended April 30, 1992, sales were approximately $182.7 million, or approximately 14 percent above sales of $160.0 million for the first two months of the prior third quarter. Sales in comparable stores for the two months ended April 30, 1992, increased approximately 8 percent above comparable store sales for the first two months of the prior third quarter. Easter was in March last year and was in April this year. This change adversely impacted March 1992 sales and positively affected April 1992 sales.
 For the eight months ended April 30, 1992, sales were approximately $764.4 million, or approximately 19 percent above sales of $641.9 million for the first eight months of the prior fiscal year. Sales in comparable stores for the eight months ended April 30, 1992, increased approximately 12.5 percent above comparable store sales for the first eight months of the prior fiscal year.
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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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