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Norfolk Lions host successful auction

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Tim Chapulis, president of Tim’s Auctions of Bristol, who was the auctioneer, held a “Beatles At Shea Stadium” poster signed by Sid Bernstein, who promoted their concert in 1965. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

NORFOLK — Going once, going twice ... sold!

Items went to the highest bidders Saturday at the Blackberry River Inn, where the Norfolk Lions Club held its first fundraising auction.

The auction included antique art, rock music memorabilia, furniture, services and items donated by various businesses. Attendees were able to bid on a guitar signed by the late musical legend Les Paul, an antique grandfather clock and a “Beatles at Shea Stadium” poster signed by Sid Bernstein, who promoted their concert in 1965.

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