EcommerceBytes-Update, Number 57 - December 01, 2001 - ISSN 1528-6703     4 of 6

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Cancer Claims Beatle

George Harrison of the Beatles passed away on Thursday after battling cancer.


Heritage Auctions Makes Significant Changes

Alan Mendelson of has written an article about significant changes for Heritage Auctions, including change in ending times for auctions to stop sniping. Go to and click on "Alan's Notebook."


Bostonians Go Crazy Today at Collectibles Extravaganza

Bostonians Go Crazy Today at Collectibles Extravaganza Today, the 15th Annual Wex Rex Collectibles Extravaganza will be held at the Suffolk Downs Racetrack, Rt. 1A in Boston, Sunday 9:30 - 5. General Admission is $6.00.

Features 200 tables of pop culture collectibles, including antique & collectible toys, dolls, action figures, sci-fi, comics, trading cards, Disneyana, video, diecast, and more.

Celebrity guests will sign autographs in person for a fee: Julie McCullough (Playboy Playmate, "Growing Pains"); Lynne Stewart (Miss Yvonne from "Pee Wee's Playhouse"), Debra Lee Scott ("Welcome Back Kotter," "Police Academy") and Mark Goddard ("Lost In Space"), and more.

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