19. The big return
Although all items in the secret fourth drawer were not rated professionally, they were estimated to be at least $ 15,000. Well, that's a big win for a $ 100 purchase, and he also got the antique wood dresser that was priceless in itself, considering how old it was.
And it was old. Initial estimates of the real estate sales company dated the dresser from around 1890, which seems pretty accurate considering the items it contains. But it could even be older than the estimate, considering that items were in the secret fourth drawer of the Civil War. What Emil would do with his new loot, however, would make his story even more incredible.