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Allston Girl Scout sells 3,100 boxes of cookies

Samantha Dorgan’s secret to selling 3,100 boxes of Girl Scout cookies in three months is ­deceptively simple: an upbeat demeanor, a cheery grin, and a persistent “five for $20” pitch.

The eye-popping results made Dorgan, 14, of Allston, the top seller this year among the 41,000 Girl Scouts in Eastern Massachusetts.

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