You can get your hands on what may be some rare items at an upcoming auction.  Next Tuesday March 10 at Harman’s Auction Service in Shipman there will be a number of religious items and furnishings from the Ursuline Convent on Danforth Street in Alton up for grabs.

Susan Whelan, Director of Communications and Development for the Ursulines, tells The Big Z there will be a variety of items

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The sale is in order to raise money for the Sisters’ retirement fund.  She says they also hope to find new homes for the items that in many cases they don’t use any more and would like to see someone enjoy.  Next Tuesday’s auction starts at 5pm.


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