WATCH: Honest Ed's sells in-store signs

Over a thousand hand-painted signs up for sale

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    Courtesy for Rey Mena

      Toronto's landmark discount department store is selling off pieces of its history.

      There were long lineups Monday morning before more than one thousand of Honest Ed's hand-painted in-store signs were up for sale.

      The store has been using the same writing since 1948, when it was founded by Ed Mirvish.

      According to a press release, each sign will come with a stamp of authenticity.

      The signs will be sold on a first-come first-served will be priced at 50 cents and up. All the money from the sale will be donated to a charity.

      The sale begins at 11 a.m. inside the store.

      Honest Ed's will close its doors Dec. 31, 2016.


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