A list and description of lost, stolen, abandoned or misplaced personal property, equipment, and bicycler To all interested parties, known or unknown, Pursuant to the MS State Code of 1972, Section 21-39-21, the City of Jackson, Mississippi, will sell at Public Auction, abandoned, lost, stolen, or misplaced personal property and equipment listed on the attached schedule. Unclaimed lost, stolen, […]
A list and description of abandoned/unclaimed vehicles The auction will be held at the City’s Garage/ Impound Lot facility located at 4225-C Michael Avalon Street on Saturday, February 21, 2015 starting at 08:30 a.m.
HOLLY SPRINGS, Mississippi (AP) — Hundreds of Elvis Presley vinyl singles and albums, a pink Cadillac and the antebellum mansion that became a quirky Elvis shrine will be auctioned this month. Everything that was “Graceland Too” and all of owner Paul MacLeod’s vehicles will be auctioned Jan. 31 at the mansion in Holly Springs, Attorney […]
MEMPHIS, Tennessee (AP) — An acetate recording of the ballad “My Happiness,” the first song Elvis Presley ever recorded, has sold at auction for a total of $300,000. An undisclosed buyer placed the winning bid Thursday at Graceland, the museum and tourist attraction that was Presley’s former home. Bidding began at $50,000. Presley recorded it […]
BALTIMORE (AP) — Babe Ruth’s 1918 contract with the Boston Red Sox has sold for more than $1 million, along with other baseball memorabilia up for auction in Baltimore. The contract was among about three dozen Ruth-related items up for auction Saturday night at the Sports Legends Museum a day after the 100th anniversary of […]
RIDGELAND, Mississippi (AP) — The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s personal secretary is selling a collection from the early civil rights movement, including handwritten notes by King and a page from his “I Have a Dream” speech, what the auction house calls an unprecedented historical trove.
Maude Ballou worked as King’s secretary from 1955 to 1960, when King led the Montgomery Improvement Association and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
Ballou, who turned 88 Friday, is selling the items Oct. 17 in New York…