Some Market Basket employees apparently had a little fun Friday night, following developments that suggest a deal to end the supermarket chain’s months-long PR crisis is nearly complete.

One customer took a photo of the Woburn store’s sign, which only lit up the letters “A” and “T” in “Market Basket”:

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Employees have been protesting for the re-instatement of ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas, or as he’s affectionately known: Artie T.