Friday, February 29, 2008

Thing For Sale: The Real Thing

March 15th and 16th, Thing, the prop used in the Addams Family movies, will be up for auction, along with other items including the hat belonging to the Wicked Witch of the West in 'The Wizard of Oz,' Superman's movie outfit, Houdini's straitjacket, the gun that Killed Lee Harvey Oswald, and many other pieces of history.

The items will be actioned off at the Palms Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, but items can also be bought online.


* Saturday, March 15, 2008
11am: Session One - Movies
4pm: Session Two - Movies (continued)
* Sunday, March 16, 2008
11am: Session One - John F. Kennedy, Houdini, Music
4pm: Session Two - Television, Bob Mackie, History, Icons, Political Cartoons

Public Preview

* Wednesday, March 12, 2008: 1pm to 9pm
* Thursday, March 13, 2008: 11am to 9pm
* Friday, March 14, 2008: 1pm to 9pm

Visit Guernsey’s Pugliese Pop Culture Collection Website

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