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public auction

See public sale.

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I sold all my household goods by public auction, and joined a company of merchants who traded by sea, embarking with them at Balsora in a ship which we had fitted out between us.
Owing to a quarrel and a lawsuit, the owner was on the point of taking all the women and children from the male slaves, and selling them separately at the public auction at Rio.
A collector recently bought at public auction, in London, for one hundred and fifty-seven guineas, an autograph of Shakspeare; but for nothing a school-boy can read Hamlet and can detect secrets of highest concernment yet unpublished therein.
Cannock Hockey Club told their members yesterday: "We have been advised that the receivers have now placed the whole site up for public auction. This is on July 24."
Contract notice: voluntary sale at public auction of the wines of the hospices de nuits-saint-georges
Duterte had earlier approved the public auction of the jewelry collection.
President Duterte has given his official consent allowing the public auction of former First Lady Imelda Marco's jewelry collection worth P700 million, Malacanang announced Tuesday.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 7, 2019-FinCanna Acquires Property of CTI at Public Auction
Summary: Dubai's special plate numbers public auction exceed Dh23million
The 101st plate numbers public auction organised by RTA, raised Dh23,475,000 on April 6.
figure By AYUMBA AYODI National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) President Paul Tergat has appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta to help his team rescue Nock's planned headquarters from being auctioned.Tergat has asked the President to step in and save Nock from losing Nock Plaza through a public auction by Sidian Bank on April 5.
There is much more on the site but almost nothing that one would expect to find up for public auction by any municipality.

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