I would have immediately asked to see the store manager & relate what just happened. Then, If I didn't get any satisfaction I would send a letter off to Cabela's HQ Customer Service with the store manager's name and advise the store manager of my intent. Discrimination of any kind is not acceptable, Period!...... even if you are/were from California.
Thoughts entering one's mind need not exit one's mouth!
As I age my memory fades .... and that's a load off my mind!
"We Live In The Land Of The Free, Only Because Of The Brave"
“The problems we face today are there because the people who work for a living are outnumbered by those who vote for a living."
"Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery." Winston Churchill