This is information from Sony/BMG Canada about this Christmas Collection to be issued on November 13.The Holiday Collection includes all of Elvis' original 20 Chritmas songs as well as 10 additional sacred performances, featured in acollectible Christmas tin box.
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Signed LPs to raise thousands for trust.
AUTOGRAPHED LPs by The Beatles, Elvis Presley, Queen, Bob Marley and Pink Floyd will go under the hammer to raise thousands of pounds for Dorset Wildlife Trust.The eBay auction, which will take place on Sunday, November 4, will also feature signed LPs by Wings and Monty Python. High streetmusic chain-turned-charitable organisation Our Price donated much of the autographed memorabilia, which is expected to raisethousands of pounds.All the proceeds from the sale of the auction items, above their reserve price, will be donated to the trust. Auction organiser LesBunce said: "This was a completely unexpected and amazing offer which could make a massive difference to the amount of moneywhich is raised for Dorset's wildlife."Among the LPs being auctioned is an original copy of The Beatles' album Help! signed by all four band members, which is expectedto fetch at least £15,000.Also going under the hammer will be a signed copy of Pink Floyd's 1971 album Meddle, estimated to be worth £4,000, and a copy of Elvis Presley's 1965 LP Harum Scarum, signed by The King himself, valued at £7,000.Our Price charity co-ordinator Lisa Bignall said: "Guide prices are funny things."There was an auction recently in which a gold disc for the film Tomb Raider signed by Angelina Jolie was given a retail price of £1,200 but in the end it went for £18,000."It all depends who's at the auction and how much they want what's being auctioned." She explained that after the Our Price ceasedtrading four years ago, the owner retained the name to do charitable work. She added that the guide price for Natty Dread signed byBob Marley is £2,500 and Wings' Red Rose Speedway is estimated to be worth £2,800.Dorset Wildlife Trust spokesman Nicky Hoar said: "We're all set up and ready to go. "Our Price got in touch with us at the trust tosee if we wanted to auction any of these items and take the profits above the reserve prices. "It is not going to cost the trustanything to run this auction but we stand to do very well from it."
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NEW YORK, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CKX, Inc. announced today that 19X, Inc., which previously had agreed to acquire theCompany in a merger transaction, had delivered financing letters in furtherance of its obligation to provide the Company withevidence of financing sufficient to complete the acquisition on the previously disclosed terms. The letters, which have not yet beensigned by any parties, include firm commitments from, as well as other detailed arrangements and engagements with, threeprominent Wall Street firms and expressions of intentions from management and other significant investors in CKX.The Company has a regularly scheduled Board Meeting this Friday, at which the Board of Directors will review the letters. Followingcompletion of the Board's review, 19X is expected to deliver fully executed letters.
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