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• Auctioneer: Beer is long gone, but the can might cost you $50,000

Auctioneer: Beer is long gone, but the can might cost you $50,000

Forty years ago, Chicago businessman Adolf Grenke discovered beer cans – not for their contents, as he seldom touches a drop – but for their collectibility. “My wife had taken our two young sons to an educational lecture sponsored by the parks department in the Chicago suburb where we live,” said Grenke. “The fellow making […]