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PIECES OF HOLLYWOOD HIT THE AUCTION BLOCK

 PIECES OF HOLLYWOOD HIT THE AUCTION BLOCK
 LOS ANGELES, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Camden House Auctioneers, the


Los Angeles-based auction company specializing in motion picture and entertainment memorabilia, held a highly successful auction on Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7. Some of the highlights included:
 -- The Wicked Witch of the West's "hourglass" from the 1939 production of "The Wizard of Oz," sold for $66,000. (Presale estimate: $10,000 - $20,000);
 -- George Reeves' "Superman" costume from the 1956 season of "The Adventures of Superman," 1951-1957, sold for $21,000;
 -- Arnold Schwarzenegger's leather jacket from "The Terminator," 1984, sold for $6,000;
 -- An Elvis Presley four-page handwritten love letter sold for $8,000;
 -- A jacket worn by John Wayne in "The Cowboys," 1972, sold for $4,400;
 -- A cape worn by Claudette Colbert in the 1934 production of "Cleopatra," sold for $3,850;
 -- The original sign to the entrance of the historic Brown Derby restaurant sold for $3,300;
 -- A prop "tricorder" from the "Star Trek" television series sold for $4,400; and
 -- A poster promoting the 1935 release of "The Invisible Ray," starring Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi, sold for $15,000.
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 /CONTACT: Tawny Thornton or Michael Schwartz of Camden House Auctioneers, 310-246-1212/ CO: Camden House Auctioneers ST: California IN: ENT SU:


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