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December 24, 2013

Stocking stuffers

TAHLEQUAH — Christmas Eve has arrived, and Santa is busy gathering items to stuff the stockings.

Fortunately, he need look no further than places like Walgreens or Reasor’s to find ample supplies for the job.

Reasor’s has a variety of nuts, apples and oranges to fill out the toes, along with candies, toothbrushes and a few toys that will delight.

Gift cards are always popular tiny gifts, and Reasor’s also has a wide selection varying from store grocery cards, to popular chain eateries, clothing boutiques, online gaming systems and the ever-popular iTunes cards. For pickier recipients, standard Visa, Mastercard and American Express cards are available, also.

Walgreens touts a number of tiny gifts, including perfumes, colognes and body sprays, nail polishes, and grooming kits. But don’t overlook the sweets aisle. Walgreens carries all kinds of goodies, including the Lifesaver Sweet Story Book, chocolates in every shape, color, flavor and size, and candy canes galore.

Walgreens also stocks a number of “as seen on TV” items that make great gifts, along with cell-phone and MP3 accessories, including earbuds, car chargers and external speakers.

Walgreens also carries a fair amount of toys, ranging from Legos to My Little Pony.

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