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>ABC Sale: Treasures and Bargains, Antiques and Collectables


Kathy Morrison and June Dunleavy preview some of the items for the New Bern Historical Society’s ABC Yard Sale coming March 3 at the Knights of Columbus building.
The New Bern Historical Society holds its 22nd Annual
A.B.C. (Attic-Basement-Closet) Yard Sale
Saturday, March 3, 7:30am to 1pm

The New Bern Historical Society’s 22nd Annual ABC (Attic-Basement-Closet) Yard Sale is Saturday, March 3, 2012 from 7:30 am until 1pm, at the Knights of Columbus Building, 1125 Pinetree Drive, New Bern. Everything from dishes to dolls to door knobs will be sold at this one-day-only sale. Society Director Lynne Harakal is expecting this to be one of the largest ABC Sales ever, as donations have overflowed storage spaces.

Value-spotting shoppers eagerly await this huge annual event. Items available include antiques, collectables, pictures, furniture, kitchenware, hardware, toys, jewelry, books, linens, silver, seasonal decorations, sporting equipment, electronics, brass, dishes, and much more. Be there early for best selection! Admission is free.

Collection for the sale is ongoing. To donate items to the ABC Yard Sale or for information call 252-638-8558 or e-mail. Please bring your donated items to the Historical Society office, 511 Broad St., New Bern. If needing help with larger items, please call the office to make arrangements.

Proceeds from the ABC Sale benefit the educational programs of the New Bern Historical Society. The Historical Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of New Bern’s cultural and architectural heritage. With a 501 (c)(3) status, donations qualify as tax deductions to the extent allowed by law.

Submitted by: Kathy Morrison for the New Bern Historical Society