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For a moment there it looked as if tight-fisted budget director Stockman suddenly turned generous and gave his 550 employees an extra day off over the Fourth. But a spokesman quickly came up with Stockman- like figures to show that really, in a way, it was saving money. Ah, come on, David, you d on't have to apoligize. It really was generous, wasn't it?

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