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Mecum’s Chicago sale offered more bargains than blue-chips

This 1978 Mercury Grand Marquis went to a new home for $6,000. Photos courtesy Mecum Auctions. Once upon a time, buyers attended automotive auctions to shop for (or gawk at) the rare, the expensive and the otherwise unattainable. While such automobiles can still be found at nearly every brand-name auction, more events are adding inventory […]
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