Archive for May 5th, 2018

Originally published in the BDHS newsletter, February 1979

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! All you collectors circle the big weekend of May 5 and 6 to have your favorite antiques appraised. Again, we will have some reputable appraisers to tell you what you have always wanted to know, but were afraid to ask. The specifics have to be worked out and these will be announced later in the local newspapers. The appraisal price remains the same as last year—at $3 per item. Bring a friend.

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Originally published in the BDHS newsletter, May 1979

The second annual antique appraisal was held at the railroad depot the weekend of May 5 and 6. Though the crowds were disappointingly small, the BDHS gained more than $200. Bouquets to Vernon Smith, who approved guns, Jim Smithhart, watches, and Florence Garrett, who appraised dishes, glassware, and many miscellaneous items, Elaine Griffin for posters and ads, and to all others taking the time to contribute cookies and helping in general.

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