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ROSS STORES REPORTS THIRD QUARTER SALES

 ROSS STORES REPORTS THIRD QUARTER SALES
 NEWARK, Calif., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:


ROST) today reported sales of $69 million for the four week period ended Oct. 31, 1992, a 17 percent increase above the $59 million in sales for the four weeks ended Nov. 2, 1991. Comparable store sales for the same period increased 5 percent from the prior year.
 Third quarter sales for the 13 weeks ended Oct. 31, 1992, were $247 million, a 14 percent increase above the $216 million in sales for the 13 weeks ended Nov. 2, 1991. Comparable store sales for the third quarter rose 3 percent over the prior year.
 For the nine months through Oct. 31, 1992, sales were $724 million, a 12 percent increase above the $647 million in sales for the prior year's comparable period ended Nov. 2, 1991. Comparable store sales for the nine month period increased 2 percent over last year.
 Ross Stores Inc. operates a national chain of off-price retail stores offering first quality, in-season, branded apparel and apparel-related merchandise for the entire family. The company had 221 stores in operation at Oct. 31, 1992, compared to 197 stores in operation at the end of the same period last year.
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 /CONTACT: Earl T. Benson, senior vice president & chief financial officer, 510-505-4400, or Katie Loughnot, manager of investor relations, 510-505-4509, both of Ross Stores/
 (ROST) CO: Ross Stores Inc. ST: California IN: REA SU: ERN


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