231 Auction House Relics now open in Haysville

From Herald Staff Reports

HAYSVILLE — 231 Auction House Relics is open at 511 W. Haysville Road, once Nigg’s Supermarket.

Paul and Mary Beth Edwards, who also own 231 Antiques & More on U.S. 231 in Haysville, bought the building Sept. 1. The couple’s son, Caleb, and Mary Beth’s mother, Donna Hall, help run 231 Auction House Relics and family friend Cherryl Jedele decorates and cleans the store.

231 Auction House Relics specializes in new and gently used furniture, tools, housewares, solid oak doors and home décor items offered by vendors who rent booth space.

“We currently have 25 vendors who offer a huge selection of needful things,” Mary Beth said, adding that five additional booths are available.

Antique kerosine lamps, doors, old windows and ear candles from Arizona made of 100 percent beeswax are among the store’s more unique offerings. According to Mary Beth, ear candles are used to clean wax from the ear canal and have been in existence for more than 100 years.

“When I buy something new to resell, I only buy American-made products,” Mary Beth said.

231 Auction House Relics is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and from 12:30 to 5 p.m. Sundays. 231 Auction House Relics will have its grand opening celebration from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7. The phone number is 695-2096.  

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