1. "Nebraska woman finds $3,000 in chair bought at garage sale" <http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/WeirdNews/2005/05/31/1065078-ap.html> "Stafford has found more than $3,000 in bills dating from 1928 to 1953 in the bottom of a high-backed chair she bought at a garage sale - for $2" 2. "Beggar found 400 pieces of jewellery in rubbish bin" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_790082.html> "Assia Mladenova was looking for iron and cardboard objects to sell to recyclers when she came upon the treasure trove, worth about £4,400" 3. "Orem Man Finds $10K in New House" <http://tv.ksl.com/index.php?nid=5&sid=198393> "When he and a friend pulled the cover off of an air vent during the installation, he found a metal box. As he opened it up, he saw something was wrapped up in aluminum foil. When he unwrapped the foil, he saw cash" 4. "£5 jacket had £600 in pocket" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1161188.html> "A Chicago woman bought a jacket from a charity shop for £5 - and found £600 in the pocket" 5. "Woman finds expensive art in cheap wallpaper" <http://www.boston.com/news/daily/21/odds_art.htm> "In late June, Corinne Turner walked into a Utah discount store and spent 99 cents on canvas wallpaper. She opened her purchase to find -- surprise! -- five pieces of art worth $6,000" 6. "Precious cello saved from CD cabinet fate" <http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/s1111127.htm> "A Los Angeles nurse has found a stolen Stradivarius cello worth $5 million next to a rubbish bin and planned to turn it into a CD cabinet until she discovered it was the instrument the whole town was searching for" 7. "Woman finds rare car buried in garden" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1096461.html> "A woman has found a 60-year-old car buried in her garden... The car turned out to be a rare Ford V8 Pilot" 8. "Man finds tank in garden" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1321523.html> "A New Zealand man who hit a metal object while digging the garden was shocked to find it was a four tonne tank"
Wednesday, June 1, 2005
Posted by Bruno at 10:26pm