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The World, Tulsa, OK, 3/28

Sunday, June 1, 1980

After nine armed robberies in his Tulsa, Okla., pharmacy, part-owner Keith Zerba decided he'd had enough. When a man entered the store and started to draw a gun, Zerba whipped out his own pistol, convinced the would-be robber to surrender his gun, and called police.

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