Saturday, March 9th - 2019
10:00 AM

*Blizzard Date: Monday, March 11th - 4:00PM

Auctioneers Note: This is the first of many auctions for the John Bridger Estate of Viola, IL. John was an avid collector and auction buyer for most of his life. This is one of the largest private collections of antiques and unique items we've had the privilege of selling. There will be a wide variety on each auction. Mark John's auction dates on your calendars now so you don't miss any of it!



ANTIQUE CORN PLANTER, PUMPS, IMPLEMENT SEATS & OTHER FARM COLLECTIBLES: Minneapolis Moline Model #25 2 row corn planter - never used - missing one seed box & runner - excellent condition; Red Jacket T4 well pump; Red Jacket F14 well pump; WL Davey Pump co pitcher pump; Gem hand crank well pump; other Red Jacket well pumps; Wistrand Mfg T92 well pump; Blue Star pitcher pump; Modern Iron Works 02F well pump; McCormick Deering 3-S cream separator (tanks missing); Mann's Green Bone cutter; Deere & Mansur Company planter box lid; primitive hag catching gate; hay harpoon; The Ney Mfg Co hay mow trolley; The Harvester hay mow trolley; Louden Junior hay mow trolley; (14) 14" steel implement wheels; Plano Mfg Rake implement seat; unknown #79 implement seat; Lamborn implement seat; CW & WW Marsh Sycamore IL implement seat; unknown #36 implement seat; (2) unmarked press/furrow wheels; No 4 BIG axle/gearbox housing cover; buggy step w/ side frames; cast iron Case tractor grill; Ford Tractors Owners Service Manual book from McCarthy Ford Tractor Sales Kankakee, IL; Columbian hog oiler; Hog Joy hog oiler; (2) EJ Smith Valveless hog oilers; Hog Joy hog oiler frame; sm blue & red unmarked hog oiler; several hay hooks, sheers & similar small farm tools; tin Purina Chows feed scoop; manure shovel; galvanized nipple bucket; galvanized 3 gal RR water can; Dr Miller's Pig Snouter; Schramm steam engine name plate; wood wagon scoop board; cast iron "Minnesota" tool box/battery box lid; Red Chief bench mounted corn sheller; HS bench mounted corn sheller; McDonough county Farm Bureau license plate bracket;

SIGNS, LIGHTS, DISPLAYS & SIMIILAR ITEMS: Maids-Run Implement Co. Ben Randall Aledo, IL tin wall thermometer; The Railroad Sock wire store display w/ sign; Maple City Dairy Ice Cream sidewalk sign; porcelain Parallel Parking Only sign; Enjoy Coke round wall thermometer; lg unmarked round wall thermometer; "We Use The DeLaval Cream Separator" porcelain tin sign; "Smokers Put It Out" tin sign; Max Paulsgrove Mercer service Co rain gauge; Osco Fertilizer rain gauge; Osco Feed Service Elmer DeBlieck thermometer; Red Bull lighted sign; Mich. Artificial Breeders Coop tin sign; sm Hulting Hybrids round wall thermometer; lg Hulting Hybrids Teske Feed & Seed porcelain tin sign; DeKalb Seeds Masonite sign; Buster Brown shoes Masonite sign; Professional Feeds tin sign; Farmer's Grain & Supply Viola IL tin thermometer; Lynks Seeds round wall thermometer; (2) Van's Boot Savers racks; borden's Milk & Cream lighted sign; Master Mix Feeds porcelain tin sign; Kruger Seed Co tin wall thermometer;

AUTOMOTIVE & PETROLEUM RELATED SIGNS & ITEMS: Auto-Lite Spark Plugs tin sign; Rislone "The Oil Alloy" tin sign / thermometer; sm En-ar-co Motor Oil round tin sign; Oldsmobile rocket hood ornament; chrome flying goddess hood ornament; Standard Oil glass qt oil bottle w/ spout; Handy Oiler qt oil bottle w/ spout; heavy galvanized gas/oil can; Goodyear tire floor display; Lena Auto Co wood wall thermometer; Economy Motor Oil 2gal oil can; Thrifty Motor Oil 2gal oil can; Ertl 1/18 Deluxe International Penzoil tanker truck - NIB;

BEER RELATED COLLECTIBLES: Killian's Irish Red neon light - works; tin Pabst Blue ribbon sign; Adolph Coors Co 1873-1973 sign; Hamm's Beer aluminum 2 gal beer keg/coin bank;

SPECIAL MENTION: brass 31" propeller - very heavy; Simplex Tine Recorder time clock; Firestone Super Cruiser men's balloon tire bike w/ headlight; 1909 & 1912 Yearbooks f the Department of Agriculture; 1925 History of the United States; Sixteenth Annual Report of the Illinois Farmer's Institute - 1911; 1930's-40's cast iron Coca Cola lollipop sign base; Kalamazoo Champion runner sled; Kalamazoo Champion Sno-Liner runner sled w/ chrome bumper & side rails;

BOXES, CRATES & CANS: Mayflower Brand Cape Cod Cranberry crate; Midwest Milk Bottle Caps wood crate; Trac-Tr-Lube (Ford) 5 gal Transmission & Hydraulic oil can; Wolf's Head Lube 5 gal can; Navy Brand 5gal  mist spray can; Ford Hydraulic Oil 5 gal can; 9 bottle wood milk crate; (6) Archer Lubricants qt oil cans (unopened);  Independent Baking Co Davenport IA 50# ground cloves wood barrel; (3) wood Pepsi crates;

SMOKE STANDS & OTHER UNIQUES: many unique smoke stands & ash trays - more detailed list to appear closer to sale day;

VARIOUS OTHER COLLECTIBLES: Fred Strayer Rock Island qt milk bottle; Steve Robins Keithsburg IL qt milk bottle; Oak Hill half pint milk bottle; Pearless Dairy half pint milk bottle; several Glenn Clark Dairy qt milk bottles; Midvale Guernsey Farms qt milk bottle; Ramm Bros Davenport IA qt milk bottle; Wisconsin Valley cream top qt milk bottle; Coss Dairy cream top qt milk bottle; Park Dive Dairy Galesburg, IL 12oz milk bottle; Peru Dairy qt milk bottle; Mildred's Four Star Moline IL half gal milk bottle; Sanitary 1gal milk bottle; Peerless Dairy 1gal wide mouth milk bottle w/ wire bail; City Creamery Co Duluth MN qt milk bottle; (2) Borden's 1gal milk bottles; Allen's Dairy Kewanee IL qt amber milk bottle; Hickory Hills Butter Milk qt bottle; H Kohl Dairy Moline IL pint milk bottle; Norris Bros Dairy New Windsor IL qt milk bottle; Carroll's Dairy 1gal milk bottle; Michael Osborn galvanized milk cooler; Hughes Dairy galvanized milk cooler; Westko Buttermilk Feeder & Poultry Waterer; many license plates from 1950's - 1970's - many are still in their wrappers; Art Deco fruit decorator print; other Art Deco decorator items; several Flint Hills Beverage Burlington IA soda bottles; Julep soda pop bottle; tin Coca Cola 6 pack toe w/ (6) Coke bottles; tin Pepsi 6 pack tote; Royal Crown Cola tin 6 pack tote; Hires Root Beer bottle sprinkler; various mid century magazines - Life, Collier's, Country Gentleman, Prairie Farmer, Farm Journal, Etc; Enterprise lard press; Enterprise cherry pitter; Keen Kutter #22 sausage grinder; Universal hand crank vegetable slicer; Enterprise 2.0 #5 sausage press; King's Genius cast iron horse door stop; International Harvester Works Manager Auditor Meeting ash tray - Canton Works; Bryant cast iron porcelain lined light fixture; many vintage kitchen utensils & countertop appliances; American Device Mfg cast iron mail box; G.A.R. 243 cast iron grave marker; (3) round register grates; lg copper scale basket; Moor Man's rubber coated wire egg basket; Staley's Feed Dealer rubber coated wire egg basket unmarked rubber coated wire egg basket; unmarked rubber coated square wire egg basket; lg unmarked rubber coated wire egg basket; Farmers Produce Company wire egg basket; Critic Feeds wire egg basket; Do-Mor-Feeds Ideal Milling Co wire egg basket; Moor Man's graduated fee bucket; bee smoker; (2) sm galvanized oval bath tubs; Ohio Steam Cooker oven; primitive wood hanging curio cabinet; galvanized red stripe wash tub; Morrell Snow Cap Pure Lard 4# tin bucket w/ lid; McCoy smiley face "Have a Happy Day" cookie jar; Pittsburg Pottery Co Pittsburg KS 5gal crock; SP&S Whitehall 10gal crock; copper boiler w/ lid; lt blue enamel milk bucket; University of Minnesota cast iron book ends; (2) lg enamel handled & bailed open fire coffee pots; Isabel Bloom 2006  "Long Beard Santa" statue w/ box;

ANTIQUE TOOLS & RELATED ITEMS: (7) various sized Trimo monkey style pipe wrenches - 6" - 21"; Swirl Seat #100 creeper seat; Vaughan hatchet; Ford wrenches; Blackhawk wrench; Morrison & Co wrench; other old wrenches; Royal Rope Machine rope braider; various forging tools; Diamond Tool & Horseshoe Co monkey style pipe wrench;

GARAGE & OUTDOOR ITEMS: Weather Guard diamond aluminum deep cross over pickup truck tool box; lg live trap;

Terms: We accept Cash, Good Check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, & American Express with a  5% convenience fee for electronic payment. $50 fee for returned checks will be enforced. Nothing removed until settled for. Everything sells as-is. Auction company and its representatives serve only as agents for the sellers. Not responsible for errors, omissions, or accidents.

Dwight Bridger, Executor