Plus: Lots 8 & 9 Swartz Addition

Seller • Melvin G. Seitz

Saturday, August 24th 2019 • 10:00AM

Held On Site: 1025 A. Warren St. Oquawka, IL 61469
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Auctioneers Note: Melvin Seitz has moved to a retirement home and has no further use for his three bedroom ranch home on 14 acres located right in Oquawka, IL. This is a fantastic opportunity to buy a home with a country setting conveniently located close to the amenities of town. We will also sell two vacant residential lots in the Swartz Addition of Oquawka. After the real estate sells, we will sell Melvin's vehicles, vintage farm machinery, collectibles and personal property. Make plans to attend this great on-site auction. For a private showing of the real estate, call the auction company or your realtor today!


1025A Warren St - Oquawka, IL

3 Bedroom Ranch Home

Newer Central Air

Two Full Baths

Natural Gas Service

200 Amp Electrical Service

14 Acres Mostly Fenced

Two Car Attached Garage

Mostly Full Basement

Several Small Outbuildings

Fantastic Location

Country Setting Located in Town

Great Opportunity for Horses or Other Livestock

Recreational Possibilities

ROOM DIMENSIONS (approximate)





MASTER BEDROOM (w/ full master bath): 13X11

BEDROOM #2: 11X9

BEDROOM #3: 11X8


Lots 8 & 9 Swartz Addition

Vacant Residential Lot

Just 1 1/2 Blocks South of IL Highway 164 on 12th St

Broker Participation Invited!
Call the auction company for details & showing instructions.

REAL ESTATE TERMS: $7500 down per property sale day, balance due on or before October 4th, 2019. Buyer to sign a purchase contract at conclusion of auction. Prospective buyers to make necessary inspections & financial arrangements prior to auction. Property offered in as-is condition.Statements sale day take precedence. Dale L. Jones and Company Auctioneers and its representatives serve solely as agents for the seller.

ITEMS ADDED: 8/4/2019
PHOTOS ADDED: 8/7/2019

VEHICLES: 1988 Plymouth Voyager SE minivan, 117,000 miles, 3.0 V, good condition; 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL, 116,500 miles, 3100 V6, not running; Dodge Royal Monaco 4dr – not running; Nash Rambler 4dr – not running;

VINTAGE TRACTORS, FARM MACHINERY & FARM ITEMS: Case VAC narrow front tractor – free but not running; Ford 9N tractor – not running; (3) Dearborn 2btm 3pt plows; (2) Dearborn 6ft 3pt disks; (2) Ferguson 2 row 3pt cultivators; Ford 6ft 3pt blade; unmarked 6ft 3pt blade; 3pt dirt scoop; Cub Cadet 70 garden tractor; International pickup truck 2 wheel trailer (no title); Case 2 btm pull type trip plow; sm mtd broadcast seeder;  Wesco #4 cement mixer; unknown 2 gang drag disk; (40) hog panels; old steel spoke wheeled running gear; 2 row rotary hoe; Ford 2 row mtd cultivator; (2) Horse drawn side delivery rakes; David Bradley pump jack; (2)other pump jacks; Ford 2 row front mtd cultivator; several piles of steel fence posts, fence braces & electric fence posts; Fimco 60 gal 3pt sprayer; several push type garden cultivators; 1 row horse drawn cultivator; 1 btm mtd garden tractor plow; mtd garden tractor disk; 

ANTIQUE FURNITURE: lg pine 7 ½ ft kitchen cabinet w/ (2) glass doors & 3 solid doors; Mission oak rocker; walnut 3 drawer printer cabinet w/ drop leaf side table; oak dresser base; Formica top 1940’s chrome table w/ (4) chairs; (3) 1940’s chrome bar stools w/ rotating vinyl seats; The Free treadle sewing machine w/ oak cabinet; cast iron wood burning stove; maple high chair; painted radio cabinet w/ 2 doors; 1940’s wood kitchen cabinet w/ 2 glass doors; 2 door painted wood kitchen cabinet; (4) steel lawn chairs; ornate iron head board; several old metal beds; cast iron Domestic sewing machine stand; old Magic Chef gas range; Thomas White Stove Co Quincy, IL ornate cast iron wood stove; 

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: Wagner Ware 8” cast iron skillet; other Wagner & unmarked skillets & hot plates; Western Stoneware 1 gal crock jug; Western Stoneware ½ gal crock jug; unmarked 1 gal crock jug; Vernon Pottery Souvenir of Keithsburg, IL #125 stoneware ash tray; Western Stoneware 8 gal crock w/ bails; Red Wing 4 gal churn; Griswold #866 cast iron lamb cake mold; cast iron dog nut cracker; green depression ½ gal pitcher; green depression bowls; green depression sherbets; green depression juicer; several pink depression cups; pink depression candy dish; pink depression candle sticks; milk glass cake plates & candy dishes; many candlewick footed glasses – various sizes; opalescent spooner; Japan figural man’s face ash tray; Ohio Art tin globe coin bank; (2) Coca Cola footed glasses; farmed Victorian print: girl w/ sheep; 1936 framed R Atkinson Fox print; undated R Atkinson Fox framed print; several cedar hankie & trinket boxes; tin of vintage buttons; Pho-Tak Foldex 20 camera; othe old photography supplies; pr of Jason Mercury 7X35 binoculars w/ box; musical Jolly Chimp w/ original box; several tatted linens & doilies; lg collection of back scratchers; large selection of costume jewelry; Chicago Cubs Cabbage Patch kid doll w/ original box; set of Wm Rogers silver plate flatware; (2) stoneware oil lamps (modern); several glass oil lamps; vintage metal smoke stand w/ ceramic ash tray; vintage lazy Susan w/ orange stoneware dishes; large collection of state spoons & similar; many vintage ash trays; lg pc of petrified wood; (2) Asbestos sad irons; Embury barn lantern; other barn lantern; blue band stoneware beater jar; unmarked butter crock; many blue fruit jars w/ zinc lids; Miller Welding Washington IA tin thermometer; 1qt oil bottle w. Majestic spout; Standard oil rain gauge; several wash boards; Pet Laundry Quincy IL 2 burner cast iron stove; platform scale w/ weights; collection of salt  pepper shakers; Budweiser beer light; (7) Hamm’s beer flight glasses; oak wall telephone; wood console radio; Mighty Tonka Car Hauler (trailer only); Shapleigh Hardware Co pedal type grinding wheel; various Pyrex nested mixing bowls; 1950’s – 60’s vintage drink glasses w/ matching ice bucket; many barn pulleys; metal planter plates; galvanized coal & ash buckets; galvanized feed buckets; several milk & cream cans – one from Beatrice Foods in Ft Madison IA; several 5 gal oil cans – Standard, DX & others; many galvanized water sprinkling cans – some w/ brass heads; many ice tongs; several boat anchors; several cast iron pump handles; Red Jacket pump extension; several galvanized wash tubs; galvanized bath tub;

INDIAN ARTIFACTS: 5” hard stone celt; 7” grinding stone; flint triangle; 2 ½” point;

SPECIAL MENTION: very old Johnson outboard boat motor; Amron blood pressure tester; electric lift hospital bed; Baldwin Aerosonic console piano; 6ft pool table; a very large assortment of books: cook books, DIY books, novels & more;

MODERN FURNITURE & APPLIANCES: oak 48" round drop leaf table w/ leaf & (4) chairs; (2) 6ft pressed wood book shelves; Frigidaire white refrigerator / freezer; white Maytag smooth top electric range; electric sewing machine w/ maple cabinet; 3ft pine wall mtd book shelf; 6ft & 5ft pressed wood 2 door cabinets; 5 pc blonde bedroom set w/ double bed; oak bentwood glider w/ cushions; (4) 6ft pressed wood book shelves; pressed wood entertainment center; dark pine coffee table; Sharp Carousel microwave; (2) vintage metal kitchen cabinets; 8ft wood paneled bar;

HOUSEHOLD: Shark upright vac; Capehart stereo receiver/8 track/turn table w/ (2) floor speakers; many table lamps; Kenmore Progressive canister vac w/ attachments; lg selection of crafting & sewing items & fabric;

GARAGE & OUTDOOR: Troy Bilt Horse rear tine roto tiller;  Craftsman 10” table saw; bench grinder on stand; Ingersoll Rand 20gal portable air compressor; older 20 gal portable air compressor; vintage Homelite gas powered chain saw; (2) unknown gas powered chain saws; Hi-Lift Handy Man jack; 10 gal air tank; several shop built wood produce stands (suitable for small livestock feed bunks); a large selection of lawn & garden hand tools; approx. (20) sheets of NEW 8ft galvanized tin; many sheets of 8ft corrugated tin; several sections of scaffold; old Toyota truck bed trailer (no title); several rolls of orange snow fence; 2 ton hyd floor jack; vintage Montgomery Ward front tine roto tiller; a selection of used & new lumber; many other items; 



PERSONAL PROPERTY TERMS: Cash. Good Check. (Credit Cards NOT Accepted on this auction). Everything sells as-is. Nothing removed until settled for. Scrap iron and large items MUST be removed within one week of the auction. There WILL NOT be load out assistance for large items (please bring help). Auction company and its staff serve solely as agents for the seller.

Seller: Melvin G Seitz
Christie Stewart, POA

Attorney: Alyssa Stewart - Burlington, IA

Auctioneer: Dale L. Jones
Aledo, IL

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