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The following product recall is from the CPSC on August 5, 2014.

Spencer Bar Stool has been recalled because the footrest can crack, compromising the strength of the bar stool, posing a fall hazard. This recall involves bar stools with a dark brown walnut finish wood with a brown leather padded back and swivel seat cushion. The stools have four legs with a footrest connecting each leg and measure 21 inches wide, 48 inches high and 23 inches deep. This recall includes stools with Samson item number M3216604 and Customer item number 845275 found on the bottom of the seat cushion.
Sold exclusively at Costco regionally in the Dallas and San Francisco areas from May 2014 through June 2014 for about $150.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bar stools and return them to the Costco store where the item was purchased for a full refund. The manufacturere Samson International, High Point, N.C.can be contacted at (800) 488-3001 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, e-mail at returns@samsoninternational.com or online at www.samsoninternational.com and click on the "Alert: Product Recall" tab located on the upper right corner of the home page.

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