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    NEWS from CPSC
    U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
    Office of Information and Public Affairs
    Washington, DC 20207

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    June 19, 2007
    Release #07-216

    Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 766-1277
    CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
    CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

    Jakes Fireworks Inc. Recalls Fireworks Sold by World Class Distributors
    Due to Burn and Injury Hazards

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in
    cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary
    recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using
    recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

    Name of Product: March or Die Mine/Shell Fireworks Devices

    Units: About 4,000

    Distributor: Jakes Fireworks Inc., of Pittsburg, Kas.

    Hazard: The tubes on these fireworks devices could become loose, making
    the devices unstable during use. If the device tips over during use, it
    could pose burn and injury hazards to bystanders.

    Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

    Description: The recalled fireworks are a 500 gram mine/shell device
    that consists of nine, 3-inch tubes with a single fuse for ignition. The
    device measures 16"x16"x13" and its packaging is a dark blue cardboard
    label with the words "March or Die" printed in red.

    Sold by: World Class Distributors nationwide from April 2006 through May
    2006 for $40.

    Manufactured in: China

    Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact
    Jakes Fireworks for a replacement product.

    Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Jakes Fireworks at
    (800) 766-1277 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or
    visit the company's Web site at www.jakesfireworks.com

    To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the
    recalled product, please go to:
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07216.html

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    NEWS from CPSC
    U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
    Office of Information and Public Affairs
    Washington, DC 20207

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    June 19, 2007
    Release #07-217

    Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 766-1277
    CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
    CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

    Far East Imports Recalls Fireworks Due to Eye Injury Hazard

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in
    cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary
    recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using
    recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

    Name of Product: 300 Shot Saturn Missiles Battery Fireworks

    Units: About 13,600

    Distributor: Far East Imports, of Pittsburg, Kan.

    Hazard: These fireworks devices can travel in an unexpected and
    dangerous direction, which could pose eye and other injury hazards to
    bystanders.

    Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

    Description: The recalled fireworks are a 200 gram multi shot device
    that consists of 300 individual missiles with a single fuse for
    ignition. The device measures 2 1/2" by 23 7/8" by 3 1/4" and its
    packaging has a red and yellow label and the words "Saturn
    Missiles-Battery-300 Shots Finale" printed on it.

    Sold by: Boomer Distributors nationwide from April 2006 through July
    2006 for $10.

    Manufactured in: China

    Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using this fireworks and
    contact Far East Imports for a replacement product.

    Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Far East Imports
    at (800) 766-1277 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or
    visit the company's Web site at www.fareastimporting.com

    To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the
    recalled product, please go to:
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07217.html
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