Saturday October 23, 2004 – 9am
Location: Selling the lifetime collection of Mrs. Shirley Mellor of Huddleston, VA. Mrs. Mellor has sold her home and relocated. Sale to be held at the Bedford Lion's Club & Field on US Rte. 460 just east of the Bedford Walmart beside Goode's Country Kitchen Restaurant. Watch for signs!
VICTORIAN FURNITURE AND ACCESSORIES, ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES, DEPRESSION ERA GLASSWARE , CHINA, AND POTTERY, LARGE SELECTION VINTAGE LINENS, OLD ADVERTISING MEMORABILIA, OLD BOOKS, UNUSUAL CAST IRON PIECES, OLD TOYS, GAMES AND MARBLES, WWI & WWII UNIFORMS, LOOMS, AND MANY MORE OLD AND UNUSUAL ITEMS!
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Furniture: Vintage trunks, Cavalier Deco Waterfall cedar chest, Eastlake side chair, mahogany bow front china cabinet, contemporary sofa, Mahogany bow front four drawer chest, Eastlake occasional stand, oak library table, early 20c oak office chair, maple dining table and chairs, wrought iron patio table and chairs, English or Continental marble top server, mahogany slant front Colonial Revival secretary , Oak corner cupboard, Oak rocker, fancy late 19c - early 20c oak hall tree, quilt rack, spool bed, Eastlake Victorian single bed, bentwood side chair, maple student`s desk, Nichols & Stone Windsor style chair, old oak wash stand towel bars, Eastlake high back bed, old safe, Mission oak library table, old dry goods store cutting table, oak washstand w/ towel bar, unusual old arm chair, Eastlake platform rocker, '50s hardrock maple chest of drawers, nightstand, dresser and mirror, unusual antique Art Deco style oak bookcase, and more.
Collectibles: 1890 Montgomery Ward catalog, large lot vintage linens, numerous old pickle crocks and stoneware jugs, old 45rpm records, 33-1/3rpm record albums, French`s bird seed and biscuit box, old sheet music, vintage song books, assorted pottery, late 19c wicker doll carriage, numerous baskets, cast iron shaving stand, stereo viewer and cards, Edison cylinder phonograph, 42 cylinders for phonograph, vintage purses, miniature butter mold, Edel Weiss bottle, numerous box lots vintage china and Depression Era glassware, old guitar, hatpins, old straight razors, duck call, jigsaw puzzles, vintage games, Sunshine butter wafer tin, Marx tin litho cabin, old kaleidoscope, Lincoln logs, old medicine bottles, old buttons, Lucky dime register bank, vintage costume jewelry, numerous jars of old marbles including clay, Doctor B. lusts herb pill tin, old photographs and pictures, Shawnee vase, old spice tins, Jewel tea Autumn Leaf bowl, assorted Fire King Jadeite and lusterware, Bohemian glass lemonade set, assorted Austrian, German, Bavarian, Meakin and other English china and stoneware, Fiesta Ware, Ransburg cookie jar, sugar bowl, and salt and pepper; collection rolling pins, coffee mill, numerous sad irons, box lots old kitchen ware, nickel plated oil lamp, cast iron kettles, primitive butter pats, primitive mashers, cast iron trivets, Air Pilot lantern, Wagner ware griddle, collection barn lanterns, Bartler Ideal oil heater, old oil lamps, unusual old railroad lantern (B & I RR), four fancy Victorian hanging lamps, collection Big Little Books, tin and cast iron match safes, three nice covered china chamber pots, handblown Milk glass eggs, early Catawissa vegetable slicer, chenille bedspread, fancy handstitched vintage quilts including Log Cabin design, lot old bedspreads and blankets, World War I and II army uniforms, accessories, and photo of soldier in uniform, old A.W.O.L. poster, Stout Field, Indiana pennant, World War II in Pictures book, antique egg scale, old ledgers and day books, post cards, nice selection mid to late 19c to early 20c books, Derby hat, old post and advertising card album, early advertising tins and medicine bottles, old machinists tools and books, old drafting set, old picture frames, cast iron hand well pump, Roper cast iron waffle iron, old hatboxes, 1982 - 1987 Southern Living Annual Recipe books, cast iron Mrs. Shaeffer`s cake griddle manufactured by Illinois Griddle Company, copper ham boiler, granite ware, cast iron lamp brackets, early molding plane, Bremner Brothers Sycamore Soda biscuit tin, Sinclair Scott apple peeler, cast iron ice tongs, sleigh bells, old bird cage, official milk centrifuge tester, old horse bits, old canes, World`s Fair Century of Progress bottles 1833-1933, old refrigerator bottles, Structo pressed steel truck, old street car operator`s coin changer, old keys, lamp oil can, varied lot late 19c silverplate incl. tilting water pitcher, sugar bowl/spoon holder, etc.; old ice skates, unusual lot antique drawing knives, very large selection early blue fruit jars, floor lamps, primitive yarn winder, table top loom, large floor loom, Riccar sewing machine, assorted handmade rag rugs, boxed lots ceramic ware, boxed lots , decorative accessories, boxed lots kitchen ware, early 20c bisque dolls, Christmas decorations including some vintage, World`s Fair globe, copper ham boiler, early tractor equipment and repair books, 1899 Reunion book-74th Regiment of Illinois Volunteer Infantry, 1926 Journal of the 16th National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic, DuPont Farmer`s handbook of explosives, and much more.
Miscellaneous: Five horse power snow blower, electronic organ, and much, much, more.
Note: Cash or good check accepted, out of state checks with bank letter of guarantee. Sale held inside rain or shine! Food, drink, and seating available. All information deemed reliable, but no guarantee made as to authenticity, type, size, or condition. Announcements day of sale take precedence over written material.
E.N. Gladwell & Associates and
Joseph A. Pillow & Co., Auctioneers
1624 Oakwood St. Bedford, VA 24523
VAAR 1844 • 540-586-4350