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    Courtesy of Jackie Mcauley -
    Andre the Giant riding his three-wheeler on his ranch in Ellerbe, with friends Frenchy Bernard at left and Jackie Mcauley at right on the seat. The wrestlers former estate will be auctioned Saturday.
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    Courtesy of Swicegood Auctions -
    The 3,500-square foot house in Ellerbe once owned by Andre the Giant, which will be auctioned Saturday.
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    Andre the Giant photographed at his ranch in Ellerbee, NC in 1970.
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    - AP
    Professional wrestler Andre the Giant seen in a 1988 file photo from the World Wrestling Federation.
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    - NBC
    A 1988 promotional photo shows professional wrestlers Andre the Giant (right) and Hulk Hogan (left).
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    HO - 20th Century
    Andre the Giant (top) with Mandy Patinkin and Wallace Shawn in the movie "Princess Bride".
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