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HOUSTON Thousands gathered at Reliant Park early Saturday for a chance to own a piece of Astrodome history.

The first two people in line said they arrived at 5:20 a.m. to get a first look at the items up for grabs in the sale and auction. The sale opened at 8 a.m., and the auction was scheduled to begin at 9:30.

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