January 21, 2017 – Personal Property Auction

January 21, 2017

SATURDAY, JANUARY 21, 2017 @ 10:00 A.M. 


We will be offering for sale at Public Auction the following personal property of Charles & (the late) Martha Sanford. Sale will be at the Hancock Co. 4-H Fairgrounds at above address. From I-70 take the Greenfield (SR 9) exit South to US 40 (Main St.) then East approximately 1 mile to light at Apple St., then North 6 blocks to Fairgrounds.


Remington .32 cal. “The Safe Automatic” pistol w/cleaning rod, in box; Weatherby Mark XXII 22 LR w/scope; 2 Winchester

Model 12 shotguns 12 & 16 gauge; Winchester “Buffalo Bill” commemorative lever action rifle; Marlin Golden 39 A lever action 22; Springfield Mod. 1898 bolt action; Remington model 700 .222 with scope; Winchester model 50 20 ga. Semi auto w/choke; Octagon barrel .22 single shot; Forehand Arms single shot 12 ga.; W. Richards Belgium double barrel; M66 Ithaca 20 ga. 3” chamber; Thompson .54 cal. black powder; Winchester 37 A 20 ga. 2 3/4 & 3 inch chamber; J.C. Higgins model 20 12 ga. 2 3/4 chamber; Stevens mod. 940A single shot .410; Springfield bolt action mod 83 .22 L or short; Smith & Wesson 20 ga. Pump vent rib 3” chamber; Large selection of ARROW HEADS, AXE HEADS, OTHER INDIAN ROCKS found predominately in Indiana. Most of the collection was obtained from an elderly friend 35 or 40 years ago. 27 Case XX knives, Limited Edition Jeff Gordon 1994 Brickyard, Case Buffalo, Jeff Gordon Case/Zippo knife and lighter in case, Case 1988 Fox Hunter Set, Farmall “H” knife by Franklin Mint, 4 Barlow knives including a Mark Twain edition, “Hopalong Cassidy” knife; 56 Walking Liberty Half dollars all from 1940’s, 40 Franklin halves 1950-1959, and 44 Franklin halves 1960-1963. Stack On gun safe; Glass door 12 gun cabinet; Guns & Indian Artifacts to SELL FIRST!!!


Large collection of apothecary jars with lids; Large assortment of china sugar bowls; Large offering of Ironstone including set of Brown owned by Martha’s Grandmother (100 years old), and set of white with 16 pl. settings; Nice selection of stoneware crocks & bowls; Large assortment of lidded compotes; some coin glass; other nice glassware pieces (most have been packed for years – very little damage); Smaller Brass “National” Cash Register; Assorted Brass Scale Collection including Slater Spring Balance (England); antique child rockers; vintage birdcage; Airline sled; Zenith floor model radio (nice); A&P wall mount coffee dispenser; Primitive maul & tobacco chopper; vintage eyeglasses & cases; Collectible bears, dolls, Rake’s Rabbits; wooden 6 bottle Coca Cola carrier; Several DeKalb Seed collectibles including signs & picnic basket; vintage tin toys; Wallace Lithgow iron kettle; BT #8 bean pot; Turkey pieces & Large ceramic Rooster; Nice selection of signs (see pictures); “Superior” cradle washer nice (no ringer); NICE COLLECTION TOY TRACTORS including: Collector Series, National Farm Toy Show Dyersville, Summer Toy Festival, Special Editions, Two Cylinder Club, New Orleans Collector Series, and a Limited Edition “Twin City” 1 of 750; Bank Collection, mostly Ertl.


Salesman sample horse drawn cultivator; assorted farm equipment manuals; 3 Cast Iron seats including “American Harrow Co. Detroit”, “Oliver Chilled Plow Works” South Bend IN; HIT & MISS engines including Hercules, International Harvester, and Maytag; 1946 Chevy Deluxe hood ornament; ECO tireflator; hand pump oil tank; Cole Mfg. one row planter; Howe platform scales; one man seed sacker; Black Hawk sheller; corn sheller on stand; 2 pr. iron wheels; 3 hog oilers; Antique Goat Wagon (restored)

NOTE: Auctioneer is son of seller. Dad & Mom collected any and everything through the years, Dad has downsized living quarters, and these items will not fit. Most of offering is in very good condition. Auctioneer number 20636. Full service facility with food available by Goodness & Grace Catering.

PREVIEW 1:00 to 6:00 PM on the 20th.

TERMS: Cash, approved Indiana checks, Master Card & Visa. Not responsible for accidents or property after sold. All items are to be removed sale day. Any announcements made by Auctioneer on sale day will take precedence over written material.


Owner — Charles Sanford

For info call Steve at 317-716-8679, Matt at 317-498-4834, or Jim at 317-796-3121 for email inquires email Steve at steve.sanford@remax.net.


STEVE SANFORD         AU01028055         317-716-8679

MATT JOYCE        AU10900131        317-498-4834

JIM TURNEY     AU 08600092           317-796-3121