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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autograph of Shakspeare; but for nothing a school-boy can read Hamlet and can detect secrets of highest concernment yet unpublished therein.
Auction are invited for A public auction of unserviceable defence, tentage,misc,fire fighting , mt tyre-tube,spareparts, communication stores, amn pm, construction stores,ration pm, old news papers/magzine and other misc stores etc
2 million from the recent public auction held at the Kenya Revenue Authority's custom warehouse at the port of Mombasa.
28 (BNA): A public auction will be held tomorrow -- Wednesday -- in a bid to sell the stalled Amwaj Gateway development project.
A private bank had filed a petition before the court for the public auction of the mill after the members of Sharif family failed to pay loans worth Rs110 million.
A government panel tasked with handling stalled projects in the country has already announced the public auction of the $183 million Amwaj Gateway project, which will be held later this year.
In a statement, the government's second largest tax agency said yesterday that a total of 809 containers went through public auction at end-September this year in MICP alone.
Regarding the vehicles that have accumulated hefty fines that remain unpaid within six months, First Lieutenant al-Kuwari said that such vehicles would be offered for sale in a public auction and the proceeds would be transferred to the accounts of the Traffic Department as stipulated in relevant law.
Officials said that police are entitled to get rid of or sell by public auction these impounded vehicles after notifying the owners of these vehicles through an advertisement in two daily newspapers, one in Arabic and the other in English.
Then why not head on down to the next public auction at the Larnaca Customs' warehouse off the Kalo Chorio roundabout.

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