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An auctioneer takes bids during a sale and auction of Houston Astrodome furniture, appliances, Astroturf and staff uniforms on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at the Reliant Center in Houston. The Astrodome was the world's first multipurpose domed stadium and was once home to the Astros and the Oilers. The stadium has been closed to all events since 2009. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

Houston Astrodome memorabilia sale

4,000 people stood in line for hours inside the Reliant Center, the

convention center adjacent to the now-closed stadium, to buy Astrodome

memorabilia.