Doug Norwine

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    Jailhouse Locks: Heritage to Auction Off -- Seriously -- a Jar Full of Elvis Presley's Hair

    Courtesy Heritage Auction GalleriesWho knew Elvis jarred?​I'll admit: When last offered the opportunity to view in person an up-for-auction item warehoused at our 'cross-the-street neighbor Heritage Auction Galleries, I rushed right over -- sure, like I'd miss the chance to touch Captain Kirk's he ... More >>

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    July 6, 2010

    Bill Shatner's Coming to Town in October. You Khan Greet Him in His Star Trek II Uniform.

    ​If I can sneak away this afternoon, I'm gonna cross Oak Lawn and visit Heritage Auction Galleries HQ -- just so's I can touch the hem of one Admiral James T. Kirk. The Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan costume worn by Bill Shatner, and since stored in the private collection of a prop-and-costume co ... More >>

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    October 24, 2007

    Lesse, a Charles Schulz Original Peanuts Strip or a Lock of Che Guevara's Hair ...

    This is the 1955 Peanuts strip Heritage will auction off next month -- yours for, oh, a hundred thou, maybe? A few months back, Heritage Auction Galleries set a world's record for the sale of an original Charles Schulz Peanuts Sunday comic strip: The Dallas-based auctioneer got $77,675 when it unloa ... More >>

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    June 18, 2007

    Selling Stevie Ray

    Turns out, Heritage Auction Galleries in Oak Lawn was indeed approached about selling off those stolen Stevie Ray Vaughan items after all. This afternoon, Unfair Park spoke with Doug Norwine, the consignment director for the company's entertainment memorabilia department, and he confirms that in May ... More >>

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    April 13, 2007

    Anna Nicole's Crap Can Still Be Yours!

    If you were planning on heading over to the Heritage Auction Galleries tomorrow to pick up the Anna Nicole Smith diaries, only you heard rumors that attorney-but-not-Smith's-baby-daddy Howard K. Smith was looking to stop the sale by claiming they were stolen, well, you're still in luck. Heritage wil ... More >>

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    October 3, 2006
  • News

    September 7, 2006

    Bob Dylan for Sale

    A local auction house gets its hands on a differet sort of basement tapes

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    History for Sale

    Heritage Auction Galleries made a fortune selling rare coins. Now its making a mint offering gems from Americas rich past.