press release on costume auction (forward)
- On April 24th and 25th, Charles Whitaker Auction Co. will be selling
antique clothing, accessories, textiles, linens, laces, buttons, etc.
the Suzis' Antiques store in Farmville, Virginia. The auction is being
to benefit Sue Varner's children. This sale will include all of the
of the store in Virginia as well as their travelling inventory. This
unreserved estate sale will be held at the New Hope Eagle Fire
Route 202, New Hope, PA. With the exception of 53 pieces that are to
offered at Doyle's spring sale, this inventory has been untouched
July's tragic deaths of Sue and Suzanne.
Pre-auction announcements will be at 4 vintage clothing and textile
shows that are being held around the United States Feb. 23rd, 24th &
2001. Look for the flyers next weekend at these shows: Stratford, CT.;
Williamsburg, VA.; Elgin, IL.; Dallas, TX. Announcements will also be
available at the March 2nd & 3rd Nashville, TN show.
For a preview of cataloged items and auction details, please go to
these web sites after March 1: www.whitakerauction.com or
www.antique-fashion.com This will be a sale of vintage unlike any
Any serious collector or dealer able to be in New Hope at the end of
should not miss this sale.