About Holder's Jewelers

In the true American spirit, Bill Holder Sr. established Holders Jewelers in 1947. Being a victim of polio, Bill Sr. qualified for the GI Bill, and attended Hardin College. In 1945 he enrolled in Horology school and became a watchmaker.

Becoming a small businessman, Bill Sr. bought Perrin Brothers jewelry store in 1947 located in Archer City Texas. There he and his wife Emma lived behind the store in a 12’x18’ room. They raised their family there and Bill Jr. literally grew up working in the store.

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Over the span of 33 years, Bill Jr. through meticulous attention and management of inventory, has created and maintained the value priced selection known as Holders Jewelers. Today the store is located in Parker Square Shopping center. The Holder family has sold jewelry for 63 years to 4 generations of customers.

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1,700-Year-Old ‘Allectus’ Gold Coin Crushes Auction Estimates, Sells for $695K

1,700-Year-Old ‘Allectus’ Gold Coin Crushes Auction Estimates, Sells for $695K

June 19, 2019 | A tiny gold coin depicting the Roman ruler Allectus crushed pre-sale estimates as fierce bidding ... Read More

‘Whitney Alexandrite’ Is a Superb Example of June’s Color-Change Birthstone

‘Whitney Alexandrite’ Is a Superb Example of June’s Color-Change Birthstone

June 18, 2019 | A fascinating phenomenon in the world of precious gemstones is the way alexandrite changes color ... Read More

Christie’s ‘Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence’ Auction Brings History to Life

Christie’s ‘Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence’ Auction Brings History to Life

June 17, 2019 | Spotlighting more than 500 years of opulence on the Indian subcontinent, Christie’s auction in New ... Read More

Music Friday: Lee Ann Womack Needs to Know, ‘Does My Ring Burn Your Finger?’

Music Friday: Lee Ann Womack Needs to Know, ‘Does My Ring Burn Your Finger?’

June 14, 2019 | Welcome to Music Friday when we bring you popular songs with jewelry, gemstones or precious ... Read More

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