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By Compiled From Wire Service Dispatches With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around The World, Edited By Linda Feldmann / July 15, 1983



Retail sales went up another 0.7 percent in June, the government reports. This was a marked slowdown from the May rate of 3.1 percent. But it was strong enough in important areas, such as auto showrooms and department stores, to keep alive the prospect of an economic recovery.

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