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If you want to see past blogs about the August 8 Auction, go to Categories in the column on the right and hit “Auction.”  Here are some photos of items:





Library volunteer Corey Bailey and auctioneer Bob Grove (l to r) prepare for Murphy Library’s August 8 auction starting at 5: 30 p.m. at Grove Auctions where they will find this beautiful sarcophagus a new home.


Yes it is an exquisite reproduction of the ancient sarcophagus  of King Tut.   Local residents Faye and Bob Strang have given the Murphy Library this treasure for our August 8 auction at Bob Grove Auctions.  The Silent Auction starts at 5:30 p.m.; the Live Auction at 7.  There will be bountiful free refreshments.  Grove Auctions is located in Clay County, North Carolina on Highway 64 East, two miles east of Murphy Medical Center.