ABILENE, Texas - Hundreds of shoppers braved the cool weather a day early to take advantage of earlier shopping hours.
KTXS visited the Mall of Abilene to talk with shoppers.
Many said this was their first time shopping Black Friday deals on a Thursday.
Most stores inside the Mall of Abilene opened on Thanksgiving day. Several others will open on Black Friday, including department store, Dillards.
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