Archive for July, 2012

BATMAN TOY AUCTIONED AT RICHARD WINTERTON

BATMAN TOY AUCTIONED AT RICHARD WINTERTON

. July 28, 2012

An early tinplate Batman toy has just sold for £700 at auction. The 20cm high battery operated robot-like toy dates from the 1960’s and made by the Japanese firm Nomura. The character was the brainchild of Bob Kane and Bill Finger and made his debut in ‘Detective Comics’ in 1939. Huge fame and popularity came […]

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Nicholls Auction Marketing Group Announces Absolute Online Only Auction of Commercial Banking Properties

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group Announces Absolute Online Only Auction of Commercial Banking Properties

. July 27, 2012

Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc., announces the auctions of a bank branch building in Glade Spring, VA and a retail bank building in Federalsburg, MD on August 16. Bidding begins on August 9 at 1 pm and ends on August 16 at 1 pm. “The Glade Spring property is zoned general commercial and is a […]

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SANFORD L. (“SANDY”) ALDERFER, CEO OF ALDERFER AUCTION & APPRAISAL IN HATFIELD, PA., GETS INDUCTED INTO NAA’S HALL OF FAME AT JULY 19 MEETING

SANFORD L. (“SANDY”) ALDERFER, CEO OF ALDERFER AUCTION & APPRAISAL IN HATFIELD, PA., GETS INDUCTED INTO NAA’S HALL OF FAME AT JULY 19 MEETING

. July 27, 2012

The award was presented at the NAA’s annual Conference and Show in Spokane, Washington. (HATFIELD, Pa.) – Sanford L. (“Sandy”) Alderfer, the Chief Executive Officer of Alderfer Auction & Appraisal, has been inducted into the National Auctioneers Association’s Hall of Fame. The honor was bestowed on Mr. Alderfer, very much by surprise, at the NAA’s […]

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Bobby Pearce collection auctioned at Bonhams Olympic Games Sale

Bobby Pearce collection auctioned at Bonhams Olympic Games Sale

. July 27, 2012

The archive of Australia’s first ever double Olympic Medal winner Bobby Pearce (1905-1976), was the top selling lot at Bonhams Olympic Games Sale held on 25 July in London. The important collection, comprising Olympic Gold Medals, as well as letters, photographs and posters, sold for £49,250 to an Australian buyer, bringing the treasured items back […]

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THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT AND HARRIETT POTTER, SPANNING 50+ YEARS, PLUS OTHER IMPORTANT CONSIGNMENTS, WILL BE AUCTIONED OCT. 5th – 7th

THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT AND HARRIETT POTTER, SPANNING 50+ YEARS, PLUS OTHER IMPORTANT CONSIGNMENTS, WILL BE AUCTIONED OCT. 5th – 7th

. July 26, 2012

The three-day auction will be conducted by Showtime Auction Services in Ann Arbor, Mich. (ANN ARBOR, Mich.) – The lifetime collection of Robert and Harriett Potter – a vast accumulation of fire fighting memorabilia and other items, spanning 50-plus years – will be sold Oct. 5-7 by Showtime Auction Services, at the Washtenaw Farm Council […]

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