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This image released by Profiles in History shows original artwork for the “Flash Gordon” comic strip that was first published in January 1934. The pencil-and-ink drawing by artist Alex Raymond will be auctioned on March 31.
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AP News
February 26, 2020 - 8:57 am
The auction house Profiles in History said Wednesday that it will sell the original artwork for the "Flash Gordon" comic strip on March 31. The pencil-and-ink drawing was first published in January 1934. Read more here.
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A community activist poses with signs to be used at a protest in New York City, where the PES action will occur.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
January 17, 2020 - 7:50 am
The Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery, the site of a massive explosion and fire last summer, is being auctioned off in New York on Friday. A group of environmental activists and community members is making the trip to the law firm where the auction is taking place. Read more here.
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Heritage Auctions collectibles specialist Brian Wiedman displays Garfield comic artwork drawn by creator Jim Davis in Dallas. Thousands of the comics drawn by Davis are going up for auction.
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AP News
December 21, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Cartoonist Jim Davis is offering up more than 11,000 "Garfield" comic strips hand-drawn on paper in an auction that will stretch into the coming years. Read more here.
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File photo of Babe Ruth. The bat used by the legendary baseball player to hit his 500th home run was auctioned on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 for more than $1 million.
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AP News
December 15, 2019 - 2:34 pm
The bat used by Babe Ruth to hit his 500th home run was auctioned on Saturday for more than $1 million. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Energy Solutions
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Pat Loeb
November 22, 2019 - 6:52 pm
Potential buyers for the PES refinery submitted preliminary bid documents Friday, but who they are remains confidential information. Read more here.
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Handwritten lyrics to some of Elton John's biggest hits to be auctioned
Bonhams via CNN
CNN
November 22, 2019 - 10:53 am
Elton John fans will be able to snap up a piece of songwriting history when a rare collection of original handwritten lyrics goes on sale at Bonhams next month. Read more.
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 17, 2019 - 10:42 am
As many looked up to the late Bourdain, fans of the chef will now have the opportunity to bring items that he owned into their homes. More than 200 of Bourdain’s personal belongings are going up for auction on October 9 to the 30.
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 17, 2019 - 10:42 am
Before his death, Anthony Bourdain was known for his cuisine but also his love for travel. As many looked up to the late Bourdain , fans of the chef will now have the opportunity to bring items that he owned into their homes. More than 200 of Bourdain’s personal belongings are going up for auction...
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King Tutankhamun's tomb
Amr Nabil/AP, file
July 05, 2019 - 7:37 am
LONDON (AP) — Christie's has gone forward with the auction of a 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun despite protests from the Egyptian government. The brown quartzite head depicting King Tut sold for more than 4.7 million pounds ($5.9 million) Thursday evening. The...
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Titanic brandy flask
Henry Aldridge & Son Ltd.
April 29, 2019 - 11:33 am
By Lianne Kolirin (CNN) — A silver brandy flask given to a first-class passenger on the Titanic shortly before it sank has sold for £76,000 (around $98,000) at auction. Helen Churchill Candee owned the flask, which was engraved with her family's coat of arms and ominous motto, "Faithful but...
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