Library auction items on preview

DOWNEY - Silent auction items are now on display in the Downey City Library foyer.Items include "Iron Horse - A History of the Steam Train," by Peter Lori and Colin Garratt, beautiful pictures and illustrations that celebrate the development and history of the steam locomotive; "A Living Architecture, Frank Lloyd Wright & Taliesin Architects," by John Rottenbury, lavish photos and illustrations present an in-depth look at 47 design projects undertaken by Taliesin Architects; "Norman Rockwell and the Saturday Evening Post," 108 treasured covers, reproduced in their original size, covering the years 1928-43. A summary of all items available is available online at under the "Friends" tab. Bids may be placed inside the Friend's Book Store until Feb. 26. Proceeds benefit the library.

********** Published: February 10, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 43