June, 2008

Halls Memory Garden Cemetery to sell at auction

Halls Memory Garden Cemetery to sell at auction

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Halls Memory Garden is finally on the verge of a fresh start with a new owner. The cemetery on Salem Church Road in Knoxville will be sold in a two-part auction beginning August 19 with sealed bids and concluding a week later with a live auction. “Only qualified cemetery operators will be […]

Read More →

Read More →

ADESA to Acquire Internet-Based Auction Software Company, Live Global Bid

ADESA to Acquire Internet-Based Auction Software Company, Live Global Bid

CARMEL, Ind. – ADESA, Inc. today announced that it plans to acquire Live Global Bid, Inc. (“LGB”), a leading provider of Internet-based auction software and services, on June 30, 2008. The LGB technology allows auction houses to broadcast their auctions through simultaneous audio and video feeds to all participating Internet users from any location. LGB, […]

Read More →

Read More →

Donald Duck Model Sheet Auctioned at Hakes

Donald Duck Model Sheet Auctioned at Hakes

Geppi’s Entertainment Publishing & Auctions has announced that its Hake’s Americana & Collectibles unit has sold the first Donald Duck model sheet, created for the Disney cartoon The Wise Little Hen in 1934, for a recording-breaking $75,000. The 9.5” x12″ sheet of animation paper with four peg holes along bottom margin and two peg holes […]

Read More →

Read More →

RARE PASSENGER LIST FROM THE DOOMED OCEAN LINER TITANIC FETCHES $33,900 AT MULTI-ESTATE SALE HELD JUNE 20-22 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS IN NEW YORK

RARE PASSENGER LIST FROM THE DOOMED OCEAN LINER TITANIC FETCHES $33,900 AT MULTI-ESTATE SALE HELD JUNE 20-22 BY PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS IN NEW YORK

(Oceanside, N.Y.) – A rare, second-class passenger list from the doomed ocean liner the Titanic, produced by White Star Line and with the words “Titanic, First Sailing, April 12, 1912” handwritten on the cover, sold for $33,900 at a three-day multi-estate sale conducted June 20-22 by Philip Weiss Auctions. The list was from the estate […]

Read More →

Read More →

Top