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News Index for Thursday, November 26, 2015
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Tue, 03 Nov 2015, 13:10:28 EST
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Nov. 3, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The only known existing scrapbook of original cartoons drawn by Walt Disney will be auctioned at Bonhams in New York City this month, Phil Sears Collectibles LLC announced today. Walt Disney was no more than 17 years old when he drew the 13 cartoon characters in the scrapbook. Two of the characters are rodents, drawn a full 10 years before he created his iconic Mickey Mouse.
Wed, 03 Jun 2015, 07:01:09 EST
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 3, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- An historic 48-star American D-Day flag - similar to one radio personality Glenn Beck paid $350,000 for in an auction last June - will be offered for auction this June 2015 by Grenadier Military Antiques Auctions (grenadierauctions.com). The auction coincides with the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII and the 71st anniversary of the D-Day landings.
Wed, 09 Jan 2013, 16:32:15 EST
MILL VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 9, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ArteQuesta launched its Israeli Masters Collection, announced Rayah Levy and Jessica Jacobson, co-founders of ArteQuesta. This collection is the culmination of a decade of work to gather and preserve historically significant art works by Israeli Master Artists during Israel's emergence as the Jewish state.
Tue, 11 Sep 2012, 14:00:58 EST
AUSTIN, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Gold Bureau announced today the general availability of Silver Eagle Coins recovered from several bank vaults below the World Trade Center. These coins were removed from the rubble following the September 11 terrorist attacks in 2001.
Thu, 08 Dec 2011, 14:05:00 EST
AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 8, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Gold Bureau, a leading distributor of silver coins and silver bullion, today announced the availability of the 1895 Morgan Dollar Proof 65 Cameo Silver Coin, also known as the 'King of the Morgan Dollars.' With 880 minted and only 20 ever graded in proof 65 condition by NGC, this coin is very rare and unique for its class.
Mon, 07 Apr 2008, 11:48:56 EST
BRONX, N.Y., April 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Baseball memorabilia guru Brian Cataquet, who runs Tobeeecat Auctions, a well known online sports card and memorabilia company, has received hundreds of emails from baseball fan collectors who are a little wary about their sports investments, asking the same question. 'Has the weak economy hurt the baseball card and memorabilia industry?' To answer this question in one word, the answer is, No!
Tue, 10 May 2005, 15:24:00 EST
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - May 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Paradigm Trading Cards announced this week their release 'A New Pope,' a special, limited edition trading card set celebrating the life of Pope Benedict XVI. This set follows the highly successful release of a set Pope John Paul II. Each of the 20 trading cards in the set chronicles the new Pope's early years, life in the church, and the first few days as Pope.
Tue, 01 Feb 2005, 11:16:00 EST
WASHINGTON, D.C. /Send2Press Newswire/ -- The USPS has authorized licensee Hallmark Group Ltd. to strike all 12 Lunar New Year Stamp designs as solid silver ingots, layered with pure gold. These famous stamps, featuring the 12 animals of the Chinese lunar cycle, have been designed by celebrated Chinese-American artist Clarence Lee over a 12-year period. To mark the completion of the series, the stamp series was reissued this year by the USPS as a unique double-sided sheet containing twenty four 37-cent lunar stamps.
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