Items From Greatest Naval Rescue in History Surface at Auction
Highlights of Nation's Attic event include the 1938 christening cage of the ill-fated USS Squalus, the pre-World War II submarine whose catastrophic sinking served as the focus of the greatest rescue adventure in naval history.
Marlene Dietrich's WWII Guns from Patton and Bradley Highlight Witherell's Auction
Rare gifts from Gen. George S. Patton and Gen. Omar Bradley to famed actress Marlene Dietrich during World War II among showstoppers at Witherell's event.
Patriotic milk bottles - They did America proud
When America entered World War II, the ad industry took immediate action by forming the War Advertising Council that focused on public service campaigns, including the patriotic slogans that would be included on glass milk bottles.
Appraisal: Confederate anthem may be by two different composers
Independent antiques appraiser and dealer Susan Mullikin, who is a graduate of the Asheford Institute, appraises the value of a Confederate anthem.