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For an overview of this item's appearances in the Fallout series of games, see Tales of a Junktown Jerky Vendor.

Tales of a Junktown Jerky Vendor is a skill book in Fallout: New Vegas.


Reading this book permanently increases your Barter skill by 3 (4 with Comprehension).


With the add-on Old World Blues, this skill book can be crafted by the player.

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Tales of a Junktown Jerky Vendor (1)
Note: the recipe is consumed as part of the crafting process - meaning only one book can be crafted.


Other than being crafted, the skill book can be found in the following locations.

Closest map markerLocation description
Allied Technologies officesIn the largest room (west), on the floor in front of the Nuka-Cola machine
Cap counterfeiting shackOn the suitcase by the bed, in the small back cellar room
Marked men guard outpost Gametitle-FNV LRLocated through a cellar door on the eastern wall of the building, downstairs on a table near some gore on the north-west wall.
PrimmInside the Bison Steve Hotel, on the floor of the gift shop, behind the counter.
Salida del Sol South Gametitle-FNV DMIn a building opposite the door to Salida del Sol House, on a book shelf.
Vault 22In the lab room (up the stairs from the elevator) in Pest Control, on the table with the bubbling vials.


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