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Hess's items at estate auction

Sandy Howell, of Northampton looks through her Hess's department store hat boxes she bought during an estate auction by Tom Hall Auctions at 2643 W. Livingston St in Allentown on Saturday. She was surprised when she found a lady's hat in one of them. Thousands of items were sold including Hess's department store items such as plates, uniforms, shirts, buttons, prints, and even The Patio's menus. ..APRIL BARTHOLOMEW / THE MORNING CALL