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Young company in New London grows during the recession


NEW LONDON -- Unity Stamp Co. of New London has defied the odds by opening and grow-ing a business in the midst of the worst recession in recent memory.

Angela and Chris Magnuson started their company in 2008 and did more business in the first three months of 2009 than they did all last year. The firm designs and manufactures rubber stamps and handles for the stamps

The Magnusons started out in 2003 with a home business cutting custom-made blocks for stamp companies.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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