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Summer business

Friday, June 25, 2010

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Photo by Jill Bock, Staff
Recent high temperatures have turned some youngsters into entrepreneurs. Riley Polk, 6, and Lindley Carroll, 5, set up a stand outside Lindley's home in New Madrid to sell a cool glass of lemonade to passers-by. Riley said business was good as they stuffed their proceeds in a bubblegum container which doubled as their cashbox. With temperatures to continue in the 90s, area youngsters should have plenty of opportunities to hone their lemonade salesmanship skills.

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