Along the Prado they used to sell slaves on the auction block, too.
Will CanWest go bankrupt, and if so, what would happen if the New Republic went on the auction block?
From April 18-25 all of the eggs will go on display at Rockefeller Center before a select group hits the auction block.
Some of the rock-star artists who experienced meteoric rises, helped by manipulations on the auction block, are now in freefall.
Both ideas are admirable, and quite possibly necessary to save American democracy from the auction block.
They have 'em get up on a auction block, and hire a auctioneer, and sell 'em at so much a head, to the crowd.
I heerd my mother say they sold slaves on what they called an auction block.
Thus the Thirteenth Amendment did not destroy the auction block.
Although nobody was ever sold on the Favors plantation Mr. Favors has witnessed the selling of others on the auction block.
It was a serious sacrifice; but she had been threatened with the auction block, and she well understood what that meant.