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Harold & Vera Cook Estate Auction-September 28, Northfield, MN

In order to settle the estates of Harold & Vera Cook, the following items will be sold at public auction located at the Cook home at 410 Highland Avenue, Northfield MN on Saturday, September 28, 2019 starting at 10:00AM

ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES & HOUSEHOLD: Electric Jack-straws game, vintage Christmas wind up tin sleigh w/Santa, vintage Halloween, vintage toys, Howdy Doody figures, pottery bowls, carnival glass bowl, basket, footed dish, pyrex chip & dip set, vintage salt & peppers, corning ware, red Fenton glassware, blue glass covered compote, wind up rabbit & box, Hamms beer calendars, old globes, glass front cabinet, Hummel figures, old armchairs, white painted cabinet, John Deere lawn mower, Hormel shortening tins, red coaster wagon, WWII era plastic bomber in box, new old stock vintage clothes in packages, metal picnic basket, primitive bench, wooden trunk, round oak table, painted dropleaf table, crocks, painted commode, vintage alarm clocks, old high chair, vintage books, pitcher & bowl, kraut cutter, childs bent wood chair, early TV, chairs, lamps, wooden filing cabinet, desk, gentleman’s dresser, early adverting boxes, lady’s and men’s hats, ashtrays, misc small tables, old pictures, croquet set, Campbell Dairy milk box, Castle Gardens menu, Green stamp catalog, paper ephemera, early plastic Santa on skiis, wicker buggy, dolls, sewing machine, bed, dresser, chest, vintage tobacco packages, Pabst Blue Ribbon sign, army gas can, old pictures, kitchen items, bookends, old catcher’s mitt.

Auctioneers Note:  This auction is like stepping into a time warp back into the 1950’s.  We are finding more surprises daily.  Join us for a fun old time auction like you haven’t seen in many years.  Please see the great Hamm’s items and look at the gallery for more finds.  See you on Saturday

Arlan & Eunice Ashbaugh Auction-Saturday, Sept 21, Red Wing, MN

Arlan & Eunice are moving in to town and will be selling the following items at public auction at their home at 31109 Ski Road Trail, Red Wing, MN on Saturday, Sept 21, starting at 10:00AM.  Sale order: Starting with household, then antiques, shop & tools, followed by farm equipment

FARM EQUIPMENT: Kubota L4330 tractor w/LA 853 loader (1730 hours, Hydrostatic, fluid & weights), Kubota F2260 diesel 4 wheel drive mower,Yamaha Rhino 4-wheeler, Cub Cadet 26 Hp mower, 60” Brush Hog, 2500 watt generator, Ford 6’ scraper blade, 32” “U” blade digger, two wheel trailer, cement mixer, garden tractor blade, Kinco sickle mower, Two Stihl “250” chain saws, Jacobson Imperial 626 two stage snow thrower, 8’ single gang disc, Virnig pallet forks, pole saw, wheel barrow, 200 & 280 gal fuel tanks, 4 Hp Johnson Seahorse outboard motor

SHOP & TOOLS: DeWalt planer,shaper, De Walt scroll saw, Delta scroll saw, Ryobi jig saw, DeWalt plunge router, Delta belt sander, Ridgid drum sander, Black & Decker chop saw, Shopmaster Jointer , Shopmaster jointer, Craftsman shop vac, Blue Star band saw, Power Kraft radial arm saw, hand sanders & grinders, planes, hand tools, workbench, clamps, drill press, lathe & tooling,  storage cabinets & wooden bins, air dried oak & walnut lumber

ANTIQUES:( Red Crown Gasoline sign has been removed from auction) , vintage toy fire truck, antique Hiawatha wagon, older Philco table radio, oak dresser w/beveled mirror, antique corner cabinet, block & tackle, scythe, primitives,

FURNITURE & HOUSEHOLD: maple dropleaf table, Frigidaire upright freezer, Noritake Blue Haven china, Waverly china, cyclone fan, Eureka “The Boss” Smart Vac, dresser, bed & night stand, Hoover Steam Vac carpet cleaner, glass front hutch, sewing center and Elnita sewing machine, 8mm projector, slide projector & screen, metal office desk, lamps, chairs, pictures, small Sanyo refrigerator, Huffy Sportsman bikes, hospital bed, 6’ x 8’ portable green house, garden items, fertilizer spreader, folding tables, Christmas décor, and lots more

Auctioneers Note:  Come and join us for this fall auction in a unique country setting

John & Connie Strohschein Moving Sale-Hastings, MN-August 23 & 24

John and Connie have sold their home and will be selling the following items at 3769 Shannon Drive in Hastings on Friday, August 23 & Saturday August 24.  Hours will run from 9:00AM to 4:00PM both days

AUTOMOBILE: 1999 ES 300 Lexus


Furstenberg “Ancestral Dresden” dishes, older oak hutch, Zenith radio, antique oak rolltop desk-Minneapolis Office, School, & Furniture company, “C” curve, ornate picture frame, Marx crawler tractor, Chein toy boat, 40’s Marx windup Tractor Queen toy, tin drummer toy, tin motorcycle, Demitasse cups & saucers, gateleg table, Hafner windup train, Paymaster adding machine, check verifier, Erector set, Wolverine adding machine, Belleek vase, Delft, wooden Coca-Cola box, Longaberger baskets, dolls, Waechtersbach fruit mold, child’s chair, antique teddy bear, captains chair, religious plates

FURNITURE & HOUSEHOLD: Dining room table & 5 chairs, dropleaf table & 4 chairs, couch, 2 wicker chairs, lamps, etagere, red cedar chest, wicker couch & chair, oak office chair, pine book shelf, desk, Ikea dresser, bookshelf, mirror, bedroom set, 2 dressers, Ethan Allen rocker, table, outdoor furniture, bread maker, linens, paintings & artwork,

1970’s stereo, TV stand

GARAGE & MISC: MinnCota electric golf bag cart, Schwinn Frontier bike, Ross 10 speed bikes (2), handtools, Skil drill, battery charger, Nintendo system & games

Everything in excellent condition.  See pictures at www.kuhlmanauction.com.

Seven Gables Animalia Auction, Saturday, August 24, 5:30PM -Northfield, MN

Joy Ganyo has closed her Seven Gables antique and bookstore in Northfield and will be selling her remaining inventory of animal books, figurines, pictures and collectibles at public auction at her home at 313 Washington St in Northfield.


Handpainted Cairn salad bowl, dark British Cairn figure, gold glass window head study done by Pat DeNeui, “Your Cairn” by Jacobi, framed head study purchased in Paris, wall hanging, English setter vest, golden dog Christmas ornaments, stained glass pictures of Irish setter and collie, framed 1800’s prints of Saint Bernard & Newfoundland with child, dog figures, Cocker bank, standing terrier, dachshund in a hat, Golden head study, German shorthair, German shepherd, Dalmatian, saint, black lab, dog books of all kinds, The Dog Who Lives at the Waldorf, Simon the Pointer, Cold Noses & Warm Hearts, the Complete Jack Russell, Wegman’s Cinderella, Old English Sheep Dog, Perros European portrait book, and many more too numerous to list

Books, figures, pictures and collectibles from the Cat, Horse, and Nature rooms, fishing and hunting books, bird books, large deer wall hanging, flower books.  See pix @ www.kuhlmanauction.com

Auctioneer’s Note:  Why not designate someone to watch your dogs and get together a carload of friends and come down to Northfield on Saturday after the show.  Off street parking available.  Dog items will sell at 6:30PM.  After the auction, be sure to have dinner at one of Northfield’s fine restaurants.