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In Their Own Words: Last-Minute Shoppers Rush To N.H. Stores...And For Some, That's Tradition

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With Christmas nearly here and Hanukkah already underway, New Hampshire shoppers are rushing to the stores to get their last-minute gifts.

(Editor's note: Click the play buttons to listen to these last-minute shoppers in their own words)

Shopper Sheila Bartlet from Gilmanton says she's going to be more prepared next year:

Other shoppers, like Claire Fisher from Concord, don't mind the last-minute rush:

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Shoppers Victor and Janet Morrin from Newmarket say they've made last minute shopping a holiday tradition: 

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While stores may be busy today, expect even bigger crowds the day after Christmas

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