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Libbey High School items go up for auction

A number of items from the old Libbey High School were up for auction Monday, May 23, 2011 at the school. The building is set to be razed, but Toledo area residents are attempting to save it. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

Dotted with posters promoting its preservation, the Libbey High School sign announces the auction of the contents of the school. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Dotted with posters promoting its preservation, the Libbey High School sign announces the auction of the contents of the school....
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Prospective bidders line up to register for the auction. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Prospective bidders line up to register for the auction.
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Jim Schaffer of Monroeville, Ohio, looks at some of the science items that are up for auction at Libbey High School. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Jim Schaffer of Monroeville, Ohio, looks at some of the science items that are up for auction at Libbey High School.
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Auctioneer Jade Montrie, center in the salmon-colored shirt, gets the auction started. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Auctioneer Jade Montrie, center in the salmon-colored shirt, gets the auction started.
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Auctioneer Jade Montrie, gesturing, left in the salmon-colored shirt, takes bids on a science poster during the auction. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Auctioneer Jade Montrie, gesturing, left in the salmon-colored shirt, takes bids on a science poster during the auction.
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Auctioneer Jade Montrie, right, takes bids on microscopes being held by himself and Chris Wyland, left, during the auction at Libbey High School. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Auctioneer Jade Montrie, right, takes bids on microscopes being held by himself and Chris Wyland, left, during the auction at ...
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Chris Wyland of Montrie Auction and Estate Service holds a science mannequin so bidders can see what is being auctioned. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Chris Wyland of Montrie Auction and Estate Service holds a science mannequin so bidders can see what is being auctioned.
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Ben Randall of Toledo bids on a science poster of a frog. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Ben Randall of Toledo bids on a science poster of a frog.
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Ben Randall of Toledo, and Carol Scott of Gross Isle, Mich., laugh about a science poster of a frog that Ben bought during the auction. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Ben Randall of Toledo, and Carol Scott of Gross Isle, Mich., laugh about a science poster of a frog that ...
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Gladys Green, left, carries microscopes and Letha Goree carries a science mannequin after they were the winning bidders. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Gladys Green, left, carries microscopes and Letha Goree carries a science mannequin after they were the winning bidders.
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Gladys Green, front, carries microscopes, while friend Letha Goree, center, and Mrs. Green's husband Rev. Benjamin Green, leave the auction at Libbey High School. The items will be used in a child daycare business run by the Greens. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Gladys Green, front, carries microscopes, while friend Letha Goree, center, and Mrs. Green's husband Rev. Benjamin Green, leave the auction ...
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Judy Pfaffenberger, right, of Toledo, a 1965 graduate of Libbey High School, and an English teacher there for 28 years, left, and her cousin Rick Hambleton of Monroe, a 1973 Libbey graduate, watch the auction. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Judy Pfaffenberger, right, of Toledo, a 1965 graduate of Libbey High School, and an English teacher there for 28 years,...
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Judy Pfaffenberger of Toledo, a 1965 graduate of Libbey High School, and an English teacher there for 28 years, watches as another item goes up for bid. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Judy Pfaffenberger of Toledo, a 1965 graduate of Libbey High School, and an English teacher there for 28 years, watches ...
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Craig Walter of Toledo, a 1965 graduate of Libbey High School, left, and Bill Albert of Waterville, a 1966 graduate, look around the school's old fourth floor cafeteria, during the auction. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Craig Walter of Toledo, a 1965 graduate of Libbey High School, left, and Bill Albert of Waterville, a 1966 graduate,...
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Ronald Gaudette, Sr., of Toledo, left, and Ronald Gaudette, Jr., of Sylvania, right, leave Libbey High School with items they purchased at the auction. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Ronald Gaudette, Sr., of Toledo, left, and Ronald Gaudette, Jr., of Sylvania, right, leave Libbey High School with items they ...
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