Last Updated on 1/11/2005 by bidz
Autographed Zane Grey book proves to be a windfall for Goodwill at auction
By BOB WITHERS – The Herald-Dispatch
HUNTINGTON — Be careful what you throw away.
Somebody in or near Point Pleasant, W.Va., may be learning that lesson right about now — the someone who gave away an autographed copy of a rare Zane Grey first edition that later sold at auction for $3,000.
…Back in August, Kim Pearson, a clerk at Goodwill’s Point Pleasant store, found a first edition of Grey’s scarce first book, “Betty Zane,” in a barrel of donated books.”