Buyers target hats worn by Franklin at sales event

A former hat of Aretha Franklin's is shown for sale with other belongings in Livonia, Mich., Friday, Nov. 18, 2011. Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin says she's curious about exactly what former belongings of hers might be sold this weekend in suburban Detroit. Franklin said in a statement that she has no connection to Saturday's planned sale, which is offering clothing, shoes and household items. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

November 20, 2011 8:16:40 AM PST
A beige cashmere hat with fur and matching collar and cuffs worn by Aretha Franklin sold for $400 during a sale of dozens of items once owned by the Queen of Soul.