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Auctions and weather

One thing that auctioneers learn early in their careers is to adapt to the weather. Are tents going to be needed? Will the parking lot of grass be usable? 474 more words

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Salem needs a (real) Tavern

There are three bar-restaurants in Salem with the name “Tavern”: the Tavern at the Hawthorne Hotel, the Village Tavern, and the Tavern in the Square. None of these places are really taverns. 524 more words

History

With Spring in Your Step

Don’t let the miserable Sydney weather fool you, Spring is just about here, with Saturday marking the last auction day before the infamous selling season kicks into gear. 302 more words

Real Estate

A Family Weekend and a Day at James and Sons

The reason there has been no post on this blog since Friday afternoon is that I spent the weekend in East Rudham at a very large family gathering (my Australian aunt was over, and a veritable tribe descended on East Rudham to take advantage of this event). 189 more words

Action Comics #1 Sells for Over $3 Million

Action Comics #1 is the very first appearance of Superman, and much of his supporting cast – it’s got Lois Lane being unbelievably, wonderfully vain and objectionable, a bunch of confused and useless gangsters, and many of the foundations which have kept comics aloft for the next seventy years. 133 more words

DC Comics

It's A Bird! It's A Plane! It's A $3.2 Million Superman Comic Book!

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman’s comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.

New York comics dealers Stephen Fishler and Vincent Zurzolo said Monday they submitted Sunday’s record-setting bid in the eBay auction for Action Comics No. 561 more words

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Rare Superman Comic Fetches $3.2 Million

NEW YORK (AP) - A nearly flawless copy of Superman’s comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.

New York comics dealers Stephen Fishler and Vincent Zurzolo said Monday they submitted Sunday’s record-setting bid in the eBay auction for Action Comics No. 186 more words

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