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Tax-Free Shopping Weekend at the LBJ Library and Museum Store

Media Contact: Anne Wheeler, Public Relations Manager 512-721-0216 or anne.wheeler@nara.gov

What: LBJ Museum Store offers holiday shoppers a tax break
When: December 2-3, 2006, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: LBJ Library and Museum, 2313 Red River Street, Austin, TX
Admission: Free
Public Contact: Museum Store (512) 232-2396 or www.lbjstore.com

The Scoop: Holiday shoppers can avoid “mall madness” and get a break on state sales taxes at the same time at the LBJ Library and Museum store’s tax-free shopping weekend on December 2nd and 3rd.

The store carries a variety of unique items to help shoppers whittle down their holiday gift lists. Visitors can choose from limited edition hand-painted glass Christmas ornaments as well as White House dessert plates. In addition to original campaign memorabilia, avid collectors can choose from t-shirts, puzzles, note cubes and mouse pads imprinted with historic campaign buttons.