Auto and toy auction in Fountain City nets $8.5 million in sales

FOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. (WKBT) — An auction of vintage collectible items netted $8.5 million in sales.

Elmer’s Auto and Toy Museum in Fountain City sold 2,020 items like antique cars, motorcycles, bicycles and pedal cars at an auction earlier this month.

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The highest amount spent went for a 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS  at $242,000.

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