News / 
Utah cowboy explains 'the top 1 percent love what we do'

Clark Knight

Utah cowboy explains 'the top 1 percent love what we do'

By Lee Benson, Deseret News | Posted - Mar. 13, 2017 at 2:03 p.m.



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

PARK CITY — There ain’t much about the Burns Cowboy Shop on Main Street that screams Old West. Not when belt buckles can go for a grand, boots for three grand and hat bands for five grand. The other day a saddle went out the door for 50 grand.

An unsuspecting customer walked in recently, looked around, and brought a belt to the counter.

The clerk rang up the purchase: $4,995.

“Wait, what?” said the customer, “I thought it was $49.95.”

He had failed to notice the comma.

“Happens all the time,” says Danna Burns with a sympathetic smile. Better than anyone, she knows the Burns Cowboy Shop was never intended to be for everyone.

[To read the full story go to DeseretNews.com](<http://www.ksl.com/ad_logger/ad_logger.php?location=http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865675459/Utah-cowboy-explains-the-top-1-percent-love-what-we-do.html&sponsor=Utah cowboy explains 'the top 1 percent love what we do'>).

Lee Benson

    SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

    Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
    By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

    KSL Weather Forecast