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                           TABLE 4-A
              CITY TAXABLE RETAIL SALES COMPARING
         4TH QUARTER, 1994 TO 4TH QUARTER, 1995 ($000)
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 City            4th Quarter, 1994  4th Quarter, 1995 Percent Change
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   Aberdeen           $   75,361       $   74,402        -1.3%
   Auburn                241,605          238,776        -1.2
   Bellevue              869,618          831,106        -4.4
   Bellingham            307,410          294,157        -4.3
   Bremerton             123,267          119,708        -2.9
   Camas                  35,631           34,792        -2.4
   Centralia              54,699           56,008         2.4
   Chehalis               64,176           63,183        -1.5
   Colville               35,351           32,136        -9.1
   Des Moines             23,355           23,125        -1.0
   Edmonds                76,104           77,886         2.3
   Ellensburg             47,675           45,536        -4.5
   Ephrata                13,913           16,366        17.6
   Everett               459,279          397,598       -13.4
   Federal Way           252,063          244,519        -3.0
   Fife                   65,943           65,420        -0.8
   Issaquah              100,926          135,825        34.6
   Kelso                  49,565           51,032         3.0
   Kennewick             233,845          221,285        -5.4
   Kent                  371,915          395,196         6.3
   Kirkland              268,881          266,283        -1.0
   Lacey                 104,637           98,397        -6.0
   Longview              123,274          127,362         3.3
   Lynnwood              368,635          374,097         1.5
   Marysville             68,226           78,546        15.1
   Mercer Island          33,148           39,646        19.6
   Moses Lake             75,287           83,198        10.5
   Mount Vernon           80,261           77,074        -4.0
   Mountlake Terrace      26,127           27,905         6.8
   Oak Harbor             43,756           44,869         2.5
   Olympia               271,633          266,561        -1.9
   Omak                   25,594           24,703        -3.5
   Pasco                 115,753          104,975        -9.3
   Port Angeles           64,034           70,531        10.1
   Port Townsend          28,125           23,839       -15.2
   Pullman                52,979           49,000        -7.5
   Puyallup              214,389          221,400         3.3
   Redmond               302,910          351,272        16.0
   Renton                276,727          292,459         5.7
   Richland              101,686           86,848       -14.6
   Sea Tac               110,018          114,433         4.0
   Seattle             2,408,006        2,398,633        -0.4
   Shelton                36,498           32,676       -10.5
   Spokane               739,371          729,472        -1.3
   Sunnyside              44,478           42,584        -4.3
   Tacoma                762,721          744,116        -2.4
   Tukwila               426,182          445,118         4.4
   Vancouver             288,773          316,410         9.6
   Walla Walla            87,410           84,040        -3.9
   Wenatchee             129,125          121,439        -6.0
   Yakima                269,528          276,923         2.7
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