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Va. store closes for 1 day to mourn Obama win

Thursday - 11/8/2012, 3:30am  ET

BEDFORD, Va. (AP) - A jewelry store in Bedford shut its doors for a day to lament the re-election of President Barack Obama.

Several signs were posted on the windows of Lyons Jewelers on Wednesday.

WDBJ-TV ( reports one sign read "Lyons will reopen tomorrow to continue the fight against a president who seeks my demise."

Another said, "Closed to mourn the loss of the America that our forefathers endowed to us."


Information from: WDBJ-TV,

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