Thanksgiving Sporting and Collectible Auction

Filed as: Past Auction, Past Personal Property Auction, Past Specialty Auction 
Posted on: Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

DSC09359 When: Saturday, November 29 at 9:30am
Preview: Doors open at 8am
Location: Indoors at the Royalton American Legion on the east side of US Highway 10, on the north end of Royalton, MN.  Get directions.
Terms: Cash, VISA, MasterCard, 6.5% Sales Tax, Buyer’s Premium: 10% Onsite, 18% Online

Note: Join us for this wonderful Saturday after Thanksgiving Sporting and Collectible Auction.  There is a little bit of everything for everyone on this auction.  Vintage Boats, Toy Boats, Firearms, Sporting Collectibles, Traps, Vintage and Wildlife Art, Antique Furniture, Stoneware, Collectibles, Railroad, Signs, Pocket Watches, and much more sure to be uncovered.  Many of the items are originally from an estate in Southern Minnesota.   You’ll not want to miss this exceptional auction!

There is a photo gallery of the highlights at the bottom of this page.  Be sure to scroll down and take a look at the photos!

Online Bidding on Major Items!
As with most of our specialty auctions, in an effort to accommodate all interested parties, we are offering live online bidding on our key lots.  The online bidding is provided by Proxibid.  Please visit their site to register and view the catalog (for technical support please contact Proxibid directly at (877) 505.7770). The online catalog will be posted on or before the 24th of November.

Absentee Bids/Phone Bidding
While we prefer absentee bids and phone bidding be handled directly through Proxibid, we understand this is not always possible.  If you would like to place an absentee bid or phone bid on any item, you will need to make arrangements with our office no later than the close of business on November 26th.  We will require a major credit card to handle your bid.  The buyer’s premium for an absentee bid or phone bidding is 18%.

Current List of Items to be Sold:

Collector Boats
1950’s Wood strip 15 ft Runabout Boat with trailer
6′ Canvas & wood Duck Boat

Collector Boat Motors
CL Rayfield Model R Propel Power
Elta Evinrude single cylinder boat motor
Evinrude Lightnin Three Boat Motor
5 Hp Hiawatha boat motor
Johnson 2 ½ hp Moto-pak outboard motor case
Johnson 3 hp folding boat motor
Johnson Sea Horse Tin Sign
Johnson Sea Horse Box

Firearms
Note: Our FFL will be onsite to transfer all firearms.
30-30 model 94A Winchester lever action carbine with checkered forearm and grip
30-30 model 94 Winchester lever action carbine
30-30 model 94 Winchester lever action carbine
32 Special model 1894 Winchester nickel plated rifle with octagon barrel
22 cal model 67A Winchester bolt action single shot rifle
22 LR model 74 Winchester semi automatic rifle
22 cal Coast to Coast semi automatic rifle
22 cal Interarms model 22 semi auto rifle with Tasco scope
7 mm Czech Mauser (Turkish Contract 1920’s mfg ) rifle
Bikal 12 gauge double barrel shotgun
Stevens 410 shotgun
38 Smith & Wesson Special pistol
(5) Daisy BB guns
Double barrel wall hanger shotgun

Sporting
Bowman Springs Fishing camp Tin sign
Many vintage Minnow buckets
Vintage fly Rod Lures
Heddon & other bamboo fly rods
50 plus Wood Lures- Heddon, Creek Chub, Pflueger etc.
Bamboo Fly Rods
Old Fishing Reels – Pflueger, Heddon, Shakespear, Cortland
Numerous old fishing tackle boxes with assorted tackle and lures
Trolley trot line
Round Canvas bait box
20 plus Wood Duck Decoys – Mason, Victor, Pratt etc. large carved goose decoy
2 dozen green head duck stake field decoys
12 Johnson folding Fiber body Mallard duck decoys
Bag of 1 dozen Johnson folding Goose decoys
Ice Sled with old ice Sticks
Wooden skis
Elk Antlers
Deer mount and deer antlers
Bear rug
Mounted Northern
Numerous Spearing Decoys
Hunting Knives & Pocket Knives
Old Duck Calls – Stofer & More
Framed Duck stamps from 1935 to 1999
1949 Wards fishing and camping catalog
Canoe paddles

Traps
Denali #15 HBC fur & trade CO Bear Trap
Hand Forged wolf traps
Assorted small traps, bear skull
Trappers basket
Snow shoes

Ammunition
243-308-348 Winchester
7mm Leble
12, 16, 20 and 28 gauge
Wooden ammo boxes – Winchester, Expert, New Club, Federal, Peters
Swivel seat shell box
100 plus Boxes of Shells – Winchester, Remington, Peters, Federal, Herters.
Marbles gun sights metal store display cabinet

Vintage Art
1936 Signed water color of cows in the pasture.
3 – Original W. J. Croft Water Colors
Rick Kelly signed & numbered "Esox Attack"
Jerome Erickson "Canadian Mates" signed & numbered
Bruce Langton "Loyal Companion" signed & numbered
Scott Storm "Rippin The Dawn" signed & numbered

Redlin and Kouba Prints
By the Country Store
The Old Hunting Shack
Arrival of the Canadians
Northern Pike Feeding On Perch
Dark House Spearing
Dark House Spearing Trilogy
Blue Bills
Canvas Backs
Cougar – Goodwin

Antique Furniture
Walnut bed
Walnut 3 drawer chest
Oak youth chair
Small maple desk
Wicker chair
Mission shoe shine stand
Lamp table
Ornate Floor Lamp
Child’s Chair
Oak Wall Telephone
Victrola phonograph
Edison Cylinder Phonograph w/Horn and Cylinder
Gingerbread Clock
Advertising Wall Regulator Clock
Ship’s Bell Mantle Clock
Brass Coat Rack
Victorian Pictures

Primitives
1800’s Immigrant Trunk
Wood Well Bucket
Dovetailed copper vase
Dovetailed Copper Milk Can
2 man saw
Crazy Stitched Quilt
Hand corn planters

Stoneware
Rare 1910 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year Billy F.O’HERN Minneapolis,Minn. Mug
4 gal. Salt Glaze Crock
5 gal. Salt Glaze Churn
3 gal. Redwing Salt Glaze Crock
Hanging Stoneware Salt
Brown Beehive Mini Jug

Collectibles
Winchester flash lights, pipe wrench, open end wrenches
Chris Craft 3 ft model boat
Vintage small sail boat
Aladdin Lamp
2 – 1800’s Swords
Arcade Coffee Grinder
Victorian photo cards
Small fruit press
East Lake Frame
Post Cards – Old Christmas, Thanksgiving etc.
Post Card Album
300 plus marbles
1944 Sealed Bottle of Wine
Roy Rogers, Mickey Mouse, Lone Ranger March of Comics
Old Fire Crackers with labels
View Master
Cast Iron Christmas Door Stop
Christmas Lights
Christmas Ornaments
Lane Co. Duck TV Lamp
Birch Bark Canoe
John Deere Straw Hat
Advertising Granite City Rain Gauge
Antique Reference Books
St. Cloud Brewery Co. Box
Straight Razors
Sewing Basket
Chock Ware Horse and Bear
Coca Cola Tip Trays
1954 Mother Goose Baby Shoes in box
Big Little Book
Edison Bottles other collectable bottles
Small fruit press
Mdl 47107 National sewing machine in case
Woodstock Typewriter
Misc. Glassware
Minneapolis Police Badge
1954 Chauffeur License
1915 Brainerd Calendar & Parcel Post Map
1942 Braille Book

Railroad
4 Brass padlocks
St. Paul Terminal Warehouse Co. Tin Sign
1960’s Pacific Railroad Calendars
Northern Pacific Calendars
Northern Pacific Tickets
Burlington Time Table Books
1951 Model Railroad Association Book Railroad Literature
GNRWY Empire Builder model train display

Currency
Old Tokens
Bag of Misc. Old Coins
1880 Uc. Silver Dollar
RARE Bank of Tennessee 1861 Ten Cent Note
1864 Ten Dollar Richmond Confederate States of America

Military
US Navy Bakelite Flashlight
WWII M2 Compass
RARE US 1917 L.F. & C. Knuckle Knife
Sanderson Sheffield Bayonet

Toys
Buddy L Truck
Tonka Hwy Dept Truck
Tonka Dump Truck
Model Barber Greene Conveyer
Chein Co. Tin Bank
Battery Operated Tin Car
Marx Geronimo in box
Composition Dolls

Gas and Oil, and Signs
Home of the Doctor of Motors Tin Sign
Bullock CHEV OLDS Grant Nebr Tin Sign
Case Eagle Tin Sign
Adv. Phillips 66 Thermometer
Keen Kutter Tools Hardware store sign
Winchester sign
Porcelain 2 sided public telephone flange sign
Bag of Sinclair Balloons
2 Gates Tire Tin Signs
Standard oil can with Brass Tag
Set of 4 Phillips 66 glasses in carton
J.B.R. Co, Oil Bottle
1925 Carigas Emergency Gasoline Can

25+ Engraved Pocket Watches
1878 Gold Elgin 11 Jewel
1917 Gold Elgin 15 Jewel
Jules Monard Geneva Gold Jeweled
1886 Gold American Waltham
1878 Gold General Stark
Henry Sandoz Admiral Gold 7 Jewel
1880 AWC Waltham
1881 Victor Chopards
1899 Waltham
Elgin number 12745049
Silver Key Wind Full Jeweled Locle
Silver ASTRA UNGHANS J 38
La Forge & Valentine #23809

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