Saturday, June 29th 2019 • 10:00 am


Seller • John Bridger Estate

Held at Performance Auction Park - Aledo, IL

AUCTIONEERS NOTE:  This is the third of several auctions for the John Bridger Estate of Viola, IL. John was an avid collector for decades and has a vast array of collectibles, antiques and uniques! This auction will have many signs, petroleum collectibles, local advertising items, farm primitives and collectibles and many more great items. Online bidding will be available as well. Check back often, as we will add many more details and photos to this webpage as we prepare for the auction.

PEDAL TRACTORS, SLEDS, ETC: Eska Co JD 2cyl  pedal tractor; AMF 517 Power Trac pedal tractor;  Champion Fastback runner sled;  Murray Trac ball bearing chain drive pedal tractor;

IMPLEMENT SEATS: Kingman iron implement seat; unknown #221 cast iron implement seat;

GENERAL ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: 6ft early painted mustard yellow book shelf w/ Wainscot back; 1940's safe for new car w/original lock; (2) Swift Feed rubber coated wire egg baskets; old bushel baskets; Purina 1 gal. dry measure (galvanized);  galvanized Smith Bros Milk cooler; wire 24 1/2 pt milk bottle crate; many unmarked 1/2 pt milk bottles; unmarked rubber coated wire egg basket; (2) Jiffy-Way egg scales; Acme egg grading scale; cast iron ox head & cactus decorative wall hanging; Schlueter DeLuxe galvanized bathtub; Whitehouse Milk galvanized milk cooler; glass lightning rod ball; brass cobblers stand; Red Star Angel Cream 50# bucket w/lid; Dairy Gold Mississippi Valley Dairy , Rock Island, IL quart milk bottle; Hartman & Son Reynolds IL quart milk bottle w/cream separator top; Monmouth Dairy Co quart milk bottle; (2) Blackhawk beverage bottles; Goody root beer bottle; Tomboy soda bottle; vintage Mother decorator framed print; several Hamm's beer glasses; JD tractor lawn sprinkler; Robbins aluminum roof top weather vane - Maryville, MO; Kretzer ruby glass cast iron weather vane directional; cast iron cat door stop; Chicago Appliance Factories cast iron rope maker; Wm E Pratt Mfg Co cast iron automobile jack; unknown farm scene water color w/ gilded frame; vintage 2 hour parking meter; (4) AW Kock Peoria IL cast iron shelf brackets; Staley Mfg Co iron & brass lawn sprinkler; multi pane wood framed stained glass window; Illinois shaped wood antique barbed wire display; North Bros Mfg Co Yankee No 5A lighted cast iron Christmas tree stand;

COUNTRY STORE, FARM STORE & FARM PRIMITIVE ITEMS:  LL Barthelow Penny  matchbook dispenser;  Disston "The Saw Most Carpenters Use" saw stand store display; oak J & P Coats Spool Cotton rotating spool cabinet; Lively Lad wood & metal weed cutter; Alsip MFG Co. wooden wheel, wooden framed dolly; Hawley Tropper Massey Harris fiber material safari hat; Supersweet Feeds fiber material safari hat; Oliver "Finest in Farm Machinery" poly safari hat; Milwaukee hay trolley;  twisted iron weed whacker; several calf wieners;   Allis-Chalmers 1955 Star Sales factory tour brass ashtray; MoorMans steer head coat hook; MK Flory #3, Viola, IL implement handle;  1949 Sun Glow Rye, Rio, Il wooden boot jack; Potato Implement Co The Acme hand corn planter; De Ratter Mouser galvanized rodent bait center; Borg Warner Automotive Tune Up metal cabinet; Omaha Folding Machine Co barrel dolly; unique unknown push type farm tool; early Montgomery Ward electric portable air compressor; Deere & Mansur Co cast iron ornate placard w/ original wood mounting board; Shedd's Peanut Butter 5# pail w/ lid;

SIGNS & THERMOMETERS: lg. diamond shaped Good Year Farm Tires, porcelain sign; round 18" Standard Oil outdoor thermometer; (2) Curlee Clothes wooden thermometer w/local advertising (DE Farr, Aledo IL & Janes Dept. Store, Piggot, ARK.; Cheer Up Soda round 12" outdoor thermometer; Waynes Feed round 12" outdoor thermometer; tin Pepsi outdoor thermometer; Pfister Hybrids wooden thermometer; Enjoy Coca Cola While You Shop  wire grocery cart bottle holder; tin Genuine Ford parts sign; Meadow Gold tin Ice cream menu sign; Teem tin outdoor thermometer; Coca Cola General Store tin string holder; Dennis's Lincolnshire Pig Powders tin sign; (2) FS Seeds 18" round outdoor thermometers; tin Capper's Farmer Thieves Beware sign; Modern Machine Shop Service tin thermometer;  Jacques Seeds dealer metal sign; Bell System Road Side Telephone double sided metal sign; Kent Feeds tin thermometer; Standard Fuel Oils tin thermometer w/original box: 7UP The Uncola round 12" outdoor thermometer; Ferry-Morse Gold Tag metal seed corn sign; Texas Farm Road 542 metal street sign; Thompson Valves metal sign (shaped like a engine valve);  DeKalb Quality Hybrid Masonite sign; lg.  Remington Tires metal sign; lg. Wyffels Hybrids double sided test plot metal sign; porcelain Star Tobacco sign; Masonite Renters Parking sign; tin Kraft I get the milk-bank boost from Pex chicken shaped sign; aluminum Illinois Acres for Wildlife sign; Master-Mix Quality Feeds round 12" outdoor thermometer; (2) CR "Dick" Duncan Diamonds - Gifts, Aledo IL electric Bulova wall clocks;  HL Hansen wooden wall thermometer; Multi-Mile tin & wire tire display;  Kool "Thanks You For Shopping Here" sign;  Crummy Funeral Homes Ambulance Service (Reynolds, Viola, New Windsor) advertising Telechron clock w/ neon light; 1950's Sunbeam Bread door push (NOS) w/ original box; Double Cola electric 12" round wall clock; Alexis Free Tourist Camp Good Water tin arrow sign; Dierks Superior yellow pine flooring sampler thermometer - Diffenbaugh Lumber & Coal, Monmouth, IL; tin International Harvester Brown Implement Store, Toulon, IL wall thermometer;  FE Bruce Hardware, New Boston, IL round thermometer; Jamesway Power Choring round thermometer;  CP Co. Feeds wooden coat hanger; tin Delco Batteries outdoor thermometer; lg Krause Farm Equipment tin sign; Masonite Whitaker Automotive Cble Service sign;

OLD TIRED IRON: DR Sperry Co. #2 wheel soaker/bender; (2) John Deere steering / control wheels; Enterprize No 750 hand crank grist mill; round iron table w/ ornate iron pedestal; CB & Q brass railroad wrench;

VINTAGE LUNCHBOXES: Little House on the Praire lunch box w/thermos; 1960 Thermos brand  tin outer space theme child's lunch box w/thermos; Thermos brand tin barn theme child's lunch box (no thermos); '60's - '70's vintage tin floral motif lunch box (no Thermos); Aladdin Industries US Mail lunch box w/ Thermos;

PETROLEUM CANS & SIMILAR: Texaco Motor Oil 5 gal can; Illinois Farm Supply Company 5 gal bucket; (6) Cen-Pe-Co Super Refined Oil SAE50 tin qt. cans (still full);

SPECIAL MENTION: custom made International Harvester Corp. brands slag glass lamp w/iron base & marble accent (believed to be one of a kind); ladies leg table lamp (It's a Major Award);

ANTIQUE TOYS & BANKS:  Poulan XX combination kids savings bank;

TOBACCIANA, ASHTRAYS & LIGHTERS: Camels "Have a Real Cigarette" tin thermometer; several vintage smoke stands various shapes & sizes; cast iron art deco smoke stand; Central Die-casting chrome Mack bull dog ash tray; brass turtle ash tray w/ removable shell top;




TERMS: Cash. Good Check. Credit Card w/ 5% fee. Everything sells as-is. Nothing removed until settled for. Auction company and its representatives serve solely as agents for the seller. Not responsible for errors, omissions and accidents. If you are driving from a distance, call to make sure the item you are looking for is at the auction.

John Bridger Estate

Dale L Jones & Co.
(309) 582-7653