Take note, Wal-Mart.Robert Duvall Robert E. Lee
is coming at you.
Duvall fired off a verbal salvo against plans to build a Wal-Mart Supercenter near a Virginia Civil War battlefield where the confederate general first fought the Union’s
Duvall announced at a press conference that he will help preservationists in “chasing out” the retailer from a site near the Wilderness Battlefield.
The actor said he bears no grudge against Wal-Mart but believes in capitalism coupled with sensitivity.
Duvall was joined by Congressmen
of Texas, representing states that lost many lives at the Wilderness battle 145 years ago.
The Wal-Mart proposal must first be approved by county supervisors.
| Lisa Gutierrez, The Star