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November 8, 2015
John Lennon's lost guitar sells for $2.4 Million at auction
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - An acoustic guitar that John Lennon used to record such Beatles hits as "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and "She Loves You" nabbed a whopping $2.4 million at an auction Saturday. The Beverly Hills auction house Julien's Auctions announced the sale of...
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November 8, 2015 - 8:00pm
October 7, 2015
Qianlong emperor portrait sets auction record
HONG KONG -- A portrait of the Qianlong Emperor's favorite concubine sets a new world record for a Chinese imperial portrait at auction, selling for $17.6 million at Sotheby's in Hong Kong. After 20 minutes of tense bidding, the painting, sold to an anonymous buyer according to...
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October 7, 2015 - 6:00pm
June 2, 2015
Letters by author Harper Lee to be sold at auction
NEW YORK - An archive of six typewritten letters by "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee could sell for up to $250,000 when it goes under the hammer this month, Christie's auction house said on Tuesday. The letters were undated or written between 1956 and 1961 to Lee's...
June 2, 2015 - 9:00pm
January 26, 2015
Hundreds turn out for auction benefiting Larimore families
LARIMORE -- Katie Shields, of Larimore, could barely hold back tears as she spoke about the families who have been affected by the train-school...
January 26, 2015 - 8:01am
October 6, 2014
Top 20th-century art collection could sell for $85 million at auction
NEW YORK - A major collection of modern and contemporary art assembled by two of the 20th century's most prominent collectors is expected to fetch more than $85 million when it hits the auction block next month, Sotheby's said on Monday. The sale will be led by Mark Rothko's...
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October 6, 2014 - 9:00pm
July 24, 2014
Elvis' library card, movie script to be auctioned at Graceland
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A library card signed by Elvis Presley in seventh grade is expected to be among the hottest items at an auction of the late singer's possessions at his Memphis mansion next month,Graceland officials said on Wednesday. The card, which contains Elvis'...
July 24, 2014 - 1:00am
July 23, 2014
‘Casablanca’ piano to be sold at auction
NEW YORK — An iconic piano featured in Rick’s Cafe Americain in the 1942 Hollywood classic “Casablanca” is expected to be the highlight of a sale of film memorabilia in New York in November, Bonhams auction house said on Monday. The upright piano is one of two from the film...
July 23, 2014 - 8:27am
February 26, 2014
Spacesuits, Rover model at out-of-this-world auction in New York
NEW YORK - Spacesuits, a Lunar Rover model and an emblem worn by Apollo 11 astronauts on the 1969 moon flight are among nearly 300 items of space memorabilia offered up at a special sale, Bonhams auction house said on Wednesday. The emblem, an eagle with an olive branch...
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February 26, 2014 - 11:00pm
September 29, 2013
More than 100 wild horses sell during auction
WISHEK, N.D. (AP) -- Theodore Roosevelt National Park sold more than 100 wild horses during a weekend auction aimed at thinning the herd to a size the park can accommodate. The park maintains a demonstration herd of what it calls feral horses to commemorate the wild horses that...
September 29, 2013 - 1:21pm
August 10, 2012
City auction pulls in $94,000
The city of Jamestown raked in close to $94,000 from an auction of accumulated equipment last week -- well more than officials anticipated. "This was the first year we felt we had enough to try and hire somebody to try and sell everything," said Reed Schwartzkopf, city engineer....
August 10, 2012 - 6:08am
July 3, 2012
Schnabel to handle Jamestown auction
Schnabel Auction Company of Kulm will handle the city of Jamestown's auction of surplus equipment on July 28. Schnabel had been recommended by Reed Schwartzkopf, city engineer, during the June Public Works Committee meeting but the idea met with resistance from Stutsman County area...
July 3, 2012 - 6:58am
February 8, 2012
Oil sale raises $85 million for schools
BISMARCK (AP) -- An auction for the rights to drill for oil on North Dakota state lands raised $85.3 million on Tuesday. The state Department of Trust Lands auctioned exploration rights to almost 70,000 acres in 14 western North Dakota counties. The average payment ranged from just...
February 8, 2012 - 7:36am
August 26, 2011
Fair and quilt auction scheduled
The Red Willow Bible Camp Country Fair Quilt Auction is Sunday. The schedule: 9 a.m., silent auction begins; 10 a.m., worship service; 11 a.m., MOOS Band Concert, featuring Bluegrass, folk and gospel mixed with storytelling and humor reminiscent of Garrison Keillor's "Prairie Home...
August 26, 2011 - 8:40am
July 15, 2011
Red Willow quilt event Aug. 28
Red Willow Ministries will have its 24th Annual Quilt and Fine Art Auction Aug. 28 at the Red Willow Bible Camp. The silent auction will begin at 9 a.m. with a worship service at 10 a.m. the Moos Band will play Bluegrass music during the service and at a separate concert at 11 a.m....
July 15, 2011 - 7:55am
VCS plans auction fundraiser
The Victory Christian School is holding a live/silent auction fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Victory Lutheran Church. Items to be auctioned include a Dodge work van in good working condition, a "like new" pool table, rifle, guided hunting trips, a soda pop machine, numerous...
July 15, 2011 - 7:51am