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Pat McCollum checks through his computer

December 23, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Pat McCollum checks through his computer at the Family Pawn Shop on Dec. 11. McCollum has been the manager of the shop for the past 26 years. "You don't really know what's going to walk in day to day," McCollum said.

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