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Product name "Founding Bear" Stuffed Bears
Description The recall includes the "Founding Bear," and the "Founding Bear II." The "Founding Bear" is about 19-inches long, and the "Founding Bear II" is about 18-inches long. Both stuffed bears are chocolate brown and have cream-colored paws and snout. "OUR FOUNDING BEAR" is written on a cardboard tag that was originally attached to the bear's ear. 
Problem The nose of the stuffed bear can be pulled or twisted off, posing a choking hazard to a young child. 
Distribution Nationwide at Build-A-Bear Workshop stores and web site. 
Company Build-A-Bear Workshop - 866-236-5683; web site - 
Dates sold March 2000 through December 2002 
Date posted 01/17/2003 

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