WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549


                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT

                     Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
                         Securities Exchange Act of 1934


        Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 5, 2004

                                FOOT LOCKER, INC.
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

      New York                               No. 1-10299                    13-3513936
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(State or other jurisdiction                (Commission                   (IRS Employer
of incorporation)                            File Number)                Identification No.)

112 West 34th Street, New York, New York                                          10120
(Address of principal executive offices)                                       (Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (212) 720-3700

Item 7.           Financial Statements and Exhibits.

                  (c)   Exhibits

                  99.1     Press Release of Foot Locker, Inc. dated August 5,
                           2004 reporting sales results for the second quarter
                           of 2004.

Item 12.          Results of Operations and Financial Condition

                  On August 5, 2004, Foot Locker, Inc. issued a press release
                  announcing its sales results for the second quarter of 2004.
                  (A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1,
                  which, in its entirety, is incorporated herein by reference.)


         Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned being hereunto duly authorized.

                                            FOOT LOCKER, INC.

Date: August 5, 2004                        By: /s/ Robert W. McHugh
                                               Robert W. McHugh
                                               Vice President and
                                               Chief Accounting Officer