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Find Kids' Favorite Toys for only $5 at Dollar General

<p class=' bwalignc'> <i>Discount retailer offers more than 200 toys for $5 or less</i> </p>

Monday, November 08, 2010

Find Kids' Favorite Toys for only $5 at Dollar General10:28 EST Monday, November 08, 2010 GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (Business Wire) -- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is spreading holiday cheer with low prices on some popular and classic toys. During the holiday shopping season, the discount retailer is offering more than 200 toys for only $5 or less. “We want to help families make the holidays bright for their children, even on a tight budget,” said Todd Vasos, Dollar General's chief merchandising officer. “Parents and children alike will be delighted with Dollar General's variety of toys under $5.” At Dollar General, shoppers can quickly and inexpensively check-off their holiday shopping list. And, $5 will take shoppers farther than they imagined – fill a stocking with $1 toys or get boys' and girls' favorites for less than $5. A few highlights of Dollar General's low-price toy selection include: $5 Toys: Toy Story 3® art set Disney® Fairies activity set Disney® Cars Luigi's Tire Tower game Barbie® Mini Pets Porcelain tea set Princess dolls 2-piece set Wooden Building Fun 70-piece set Erect It construction set Military Hero 11” poseable action figure Iron Man 2™ boxing gloves Sock monkey $1 Toys include: Licensed coloring and activity books Disney® Princess play packs Glitter Girl nail set Nature World dinosaurs Trendy Bendyz Splat ball Marbles Super Pinball LCD video game Browse more of Dollar General's holiday toy selection at www.dollargeneral.com or in Dollar General's holiday toy book, available at all Dollar General stores. About Dollar General Corporation Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 70 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!(R) by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. With more than 9,100 stores in 35 states, Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer in America. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Hanes, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com. Dollar GeneralTawn Earnest, 615-855-5209orEmily Weiss, 615-855-5210