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By The Associated Press, Associated Press

The following recall has been announced:

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TEA LIGHT HOLDERS

DETAILS: Farm Glass & Metal Spiral Tea Light Holders imported by Nantucket Distributing Co., Inc. of Middleboro, Mass.; sold at Christmas Tree Shops in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest from July 2011 through March 2012. The decorative spiral tea light holder is made of a painted glass with a red, orange, and green floral design. The glass has a metal insert for holding tea lights. The metal insert is spiral shaped with places for three tea lights. The tea light holders were manufactured in China.

WHY: Due to the design of the product, the tea lights can burn with a high flame, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

INCIDENTS: Christmas Tree Shops has received one report of a tea light burning with a high flame that resulted in a burn to a consumer's hand.

HOW MANY: About 6,200.

FOR MORE: Contact Christmas Tree Shops at 888-287-3232 any time, or visit the firm's website http://www.christmastreeshops.com .

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