Antiques, Collectibles, and the Unusual
Woodworking Equipment & Woodcraft Projects
Farm Items, Tools, Hardware, & Much More

Live On-Site Auction
Location: 650 N. Co. Rd 25A, Assembly Bldg – Miami Co Fairgrounds, Assembly Bldg – Miami Co Fairgrounds, Assembly Bldg – Miami Co Fairgrounds, TROY, OH 45373
Began:  02/16/19 at 9:30 AM EST

Very Good Public Auction

Antiques, Collectibles, and the Unusual
Woodworking Equipment & Woodcraft Projects
Farm Items, Tools, Hardware, & Much More


At the Miami Co Fairgrounds, 650 N. Co Rd 25A. From I-75 take Exit 74 east on Rt 41, & then north on Elm at the Marathon Station.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2019 ~  9:30 AM

NOTE:   As we have packed and moved, even more unusual items have been added to this event.  Watch for set-up photos, Thursday & Friday for a preview, but don’t miss being there Saturday.  Thanks to S&D Conscessions for providing food service at this auction.   JS. 

ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLES: Hartzell, 6 ft, wooden airplane propeller; NCR Model 717 mahogany finish cash register; Dayton “Money Weight” white porcelain counter scale; Buffalo iron counter top platform scale, plus crow’s foot, steelyard, Chinese balance & Ohaus triple beam scales; AB Dick, 1896, Planetary Pencil Pointer; The Mayer Jewelry Co, Messler Safe Bars door; very nice Ohio weight measurement set 1/16 oz. to 20 lb w/ wooden case; small brass scale weights; CI rendering kettle; mowing scythe; cloth seeders; box & floor corn shellers; slip scoop; sack carts; dbl handle boring machine; sickle sharpener; platform scales; barn jacks; milk cans; cream tester; wooden pulleys; wooden line shaft wheels; stone grinding wheel; FAIRBANKS MORSE sgl cylinder gas engine; air operated 18” x 10” engine w/ whistle; small 2 cylinder bench top engine; brass oilers; large brass steam whistle; buggy wrenches; bull blinder; horse lifter, brass knob hames & related items; small saddle; wagon wheel hub; flax comb; buck saw; coal bucket; Skinner brass sprinkler & others; general store stock brackets; several types of bells; sirens; Seiss ooga horn; cymbals & other noisemakers; wooden organ pipes; player piano parts; 70 piano rolls; crocks & jugs; Dandy 4 qt glass butter churn w/ paper label; Gilchrist #30 ice cream scoop; ice tongs; stomp washer; bee smoker; carpet stretcher; barrel taps; cherry pitter; tin dinner pail; porcelain tip wall rack; quilting frame; CI bathtub; US flags.

MORE OF INTEREST: Many wooden hand crafted whimsies, brain teasers & novelties that must be seen to be appreciated, such as bent lever balance, stick man & mechanical garage door, feeding chickens, Geneva wheels; pipe wrench; Amish bell, limberjack, scoops, etc. Local items from Troy & surrounding towns. Yard sticks; cigar boxes; storage boxes; trunks; insulators; glass jugs; books; lion bookends; porcelain hand; hornets’ nest; Fishing poles; landing nets; galvanized minnow buckets & related items; pocket knives; 2 BB guns; Rolls Razor strop w/ box; Zippo 70th Anniv lighter w/ box; “Mico” electric microphone cigar lighter; Emerson oscillating fan; vintage cased medical device; Minolta Hi-Matic 35 mm camera & wooden tri-pods; Deep Space Explorer telescope; trombone; check writer; early Dictaphone machine; Griswold #3 skillet & #7 w/ lid; Wagner waffle iron; propane burner grate; clamp-on ice skates; wooden shoes; Harpolute instrument; games; marbles; 3” glass balls; 15 large stop-rip nylon specialty kites incl Wright Bros airplane; Red Light traffic signal & red flashing light; Schlitz neon (cond, unk) & other beer signs; R/C helicopter; Wilesco platform engine; blackboard slate; 7 Dickens Bosson heads; sports field lime striper.

RAILROAD & TOY TRAINS: Penn Central RR oil can & others; C&NW lock; spike hammer;  Keystone RR tool grinder; 4 ft wrench; Chessie the Cat prints; books. Lionel: Oil derrick & pumper, coal loader, log loader, water tower; operating cattle car & platform; beacon & flood light towers; illuminated station; crossing gate; ZW 275 watt & RW 110 watt transformers; Pennsylvania 671 Steam Turnbine engine & tender; Santa Fe 2 part diesel engines; few misc cars, switches & track.  HO: Over 65 cars by Athern & IHC, plus 2 Bachmann Spectrum engines & related items.

LIGHTING & FURNITURE: Vintage floor lamp w/ slag glass inserts; Cresolene lamp; goose neck desk lamp; large milk glass shades & misc other lighting; 3 football field lights from Troy Memorial stadium. Very nice, Early Am roll top desk; appealing Mahogany swivel desk chr.

WOODWORKING EQUIPMENT & SHOP ITEMS: Craftsman older radial arm saw; table saws; router & table; floor model #150 drill press; AMT 14” band saw; Grizzly wood lathe; Rigid 13” thickness planer; Rigid air filter; Delta disk/belt sander systems; etc. Diverse collection of hand tools with a mix of both old & new; hardware of all types; handy man items; 14 small parts organizers & more! Dial indicators, Starrett feeler gauge, meters, drafting & precision tools; slide rules; wooden measures; K&E civil engineer’s transit & surveyor’s leveling transit w/ carrying cases; Audel’s Shop Guides; Craftsman 3 pc roller base tool cabinet; Craftsman B/O tool set; Worthington 400W smoothing plane w/ box; whetstone grinder; good blower-heaters; vintage Allstate battery charger; & the list goes on.

FARM ITEMS, TOOLS, GARAGE & OUTDOOR ITEMS: Three point, PTO, 6 ft flail mower; pull-type PTO, 6 inch waste pump w/ 20 ft intake pipe; pull-type 50 gal sprayer w/ gas engine & boom; Onan 8 HP generator; Mighty Mac gas powered chipper-shredder; Honda Harmony small tiller; Honda 2600 PSI power washer; small tri-leg forge; blacksmith’s leg vise; few bench top anvils; acetylene cart & torches; Lincoln 225 amp welder; Chicago electric chain saw sharpener. Collection of 20 vintage Lawn Boy mowers, a tiller & Snow Boy blower; single row planters. Lawn & garden tools both vintage & modern; barn related merchandise such as log chains, rope, wire, block & tackle; fence posts; ladders; ladder jacks; galvanized gas cans; oil fill cans; sprinkling can; unusual square tub; incubators; chicken feeders, waterers, brass hatchery lamp; egg baskets; Incredible Egg Washer, NIB; Jerco tin litho Rat Bait Station; live traps; mole traps; etc. Paddle boat, low hours gas scooter & many bicycles.

NOTE: As I begin my 45th year as an auctioneer, I have learned that my clients create collections that Hollywood could never duplicate on film. This is a single owner collection that fits the above description and warrants your attendance, so that we all get to watch this unique offering cross the auction block. Multiple aution rings, both indoors & out.   Details & photos at

Dean Ruwe, OWNER

TROY, OH 937-335-6758

AUCTIONEERS: Jerry Stichter, Scott Pence & Kevin Kauffmann

CASH or Check  with required ID.  VISA & MC with 3% fee.  Miami County 7% sales tax applicable.  No Buyer’s Premium.

At the Miami Co Fairgrounds, 650 N. Co Rd 25A. From I-75 take Exit 74 east on Rt 41, & then north on Elm at the Marathon Station.

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NCR 717 cash register Oak wall telephone Hartzell 6 ft wooden propeller AB Dick Planetary Pencil Pointer Ohio Scale Reference Weights

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Very nice large brass steam whistle Small brass gazelle NCR Mdel 717 Mahogany finish cash register Oak wall telephone Logo decal image on Hartzell propeller
Hartzell wooden propeller Image 2 of 6 ft Hartzell propeller, Piqua, OH AB Dick Planetary Pencil Pointer, i.e. sharpener Boxed 1/16 oz to 20 lbs. Ohio reference wghts Chinese balance scale w/ box & weights
Boxed medical device & porcelain hand Seiss crank ooga horn & Dandy glass butter churn Laboratory glassware Minolta Hi-Matic 35 mm camera Hand held corn shellers
Large red stop light Lionel 671 Pennsylvania Steam Turbine Engine

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Seiss crank ooga horn & Dandy 4 qt butter churn Table to engine & crank magneto Oak box medical device & porcelain arm & hand Thermostats, bell & pump Vintage kitchen items, cheery seeder, ricer, etc.
Mouse trap, leg trap, mace & more Cast iron chicken fryer & waffle maker Horseshoes, muzzle, cow chains & anti-kickers Implement seat, brass hame knobs & bits Unique welding tools & 2 wood planes
Mini brass fire extinguisher, brass oilers, blade, etc Bench top, 10" x 18" engine Machinist's precision tools Special Zippo lighter, Razor Strop, padlocks 14 pc weight set
9 pc weight set Ohaus 8 pc weight set Man lifting garage door mechanical wood whimsy Wooden marble whimsy Wooden crank do-nothing
Board of collector spoons Gauges, wooden blades, skeleton keys, hooks General store brackets, cast iron legs Neat old wooden items Variety of winders
Blacksmith tongs, wire twister, ladle & syringe Well pulley, fodder tire & more country antiques Galv cans, cow bells, bull lead Fiddle seeder & others Lightning rod w/ pointer & 3 rod spikes
Bee smoker, carpet stretcher, shovel, sickle, etc Draw knives, plumb bobs, seals & other tools Horse harness brass Water bottle, razor straps, etc. Laboratory, glassware
More lab glassware Medical instruments Instruments & bottles Grain painting tools, adv, Kriss Kross Razor, etc. Cresolene lamp
Stpre adv stands & amber bottles Miocro cigar lighter, toy generator, anvil, etc. Wooden shoes & more oddities Harpolute musical instrument Steelyard scales, lead pot, clothes line
Wooden pulleys Dinner pails, mess kit, alarm clock Pennsylvania railroad oil can Murray Black, Springfield, OH logo on strait edge Brass trimmed 6 ft straight edge rule
K&E transit & rod Speedometer, auto fan, thermostat & flashlight Minolta H-Matic 35 mm camera Danger sign & 6 mini W/U auto chassis' 4 corn shellers
Over 4 ft, Extra long wrench Ford, IHC & other old wrenches Shallow well shovel & hay fork Braces & other items hanging in the rafters Set of pool balls
Clamp on ice skates, sharpener & ice walkers Auto tire ash trays Hooks Victor adding machine Comptometer
Glass funnels Expanding arm work tables Fans Goose neck desk lamp Brass auto horn & bike light
Large Westinghouse tube w/ box More tubes 6" diameter amp & volt meters More meters Double handle boring machine
Keystone RR Tool Grinding Wheel, broken handle Political poster, Champaign Co, Van Buren Twnshp Oak wall telephone One of several scales in this auction Foot power drive pulley
Brass gazelle paperweight More wooden handy craft Revolving parts caddy Rigid 13" thickness planer Grizzley wood lathe
Several small anvils More scales Another item in Dean's array of mechanical items Honda Harmony small tiller Hornet's nest
Egg Washer, NIB Electric chain saw sharpener Mobile work table & tool stand AMT band saw & stand Craftsman miter saw
The Robert Burns Cigarellos box parts organizer Airplane kite, plus more in original boxes Wooden whimsy egg scale Wright flyer kite, assembled, never flown NCR small cash register, metal w/ marble sill plate
It is a Model 717 in good condition Worthington 400W smoothing plane w/ box 70 piano rolls Very nice Early American oak roll top desk Unusual design vintage desk chair
Very Good Hartzell propeller 6 ft in length w/ metal edge & original fabrick The Hartzell logo decal image Identifying  marks on propeller 1923 hand crafted cedar chest
Nesting baskets w/ handles More nesting baskets Amish bell, Geneva wheel, etc. More wooden whimsies Organ pipes
AB Dick Planetary Pencil Pointer, check it out! Toy cream separator Hand crafted wooden scoops More hand crafted wooden scoops Feeding chickens
Wooden pipe wrench B-17G balsa model kit & Fokker for parts only Ship building kits RR Books Large Lionel transformer & Santa Fe diesel
Type ZW, 275 watt transformer Lionel DT&I 4 pcs train set Lionel oil derrick w/ pumper & water tower Lionel log loader & coal loader Lionel cattle car & loading platform
Two Lionel tenders w/ boxes & misc cars Wilesco steam platform engine Tootsie Toys & other small vehicles Chinese balance scale w/ weights & box Ohio reference weight set 1/16 oz to 20 lbs
Wooden sailing ship models 2 Bachmann Spectrum HO engines & 65 cars

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Large brass steam whistle White & blue lightning rod balls Porcelain wetting rollers for tape & cased meter Craftsman radial arm saw Craftsman floor model drill press
Craftsman table saw Craftsman router & table Lincoln 225 amp welder New in pkg, Sand Blaster gun Sample of hand tools
More hand tools Hammers & even more hand tools Craftsman 3 part tool cabinet Storage cabinets Lawn Boy vintage tiller w/ attachments
Shelves of meters Copper front meter & others Gas station radiator fill can Fairbanks Morse gas engine Reddy Heater, wheelbarrow style, like new
Vintage boy's bike Lady's city bike Rafter view w/ bike & tools Bull blinder Calf bucket
Vintage single row seeders Augers, etc. Sheep shears, Cow chains, etc Wooden line shaft wheel & door plates Box mtd corn sheller
Small saddle Money Weight scales Side view w/ platform Galvanized buckets, tripod, reel mower, scythe Long handle tools of all types
Bicycles Good 3 pt flail mower Pull type water pump One of several wooden boxes Large wooden line shaft wheel
Troy HS stadium lights & Skinner sprinkler Blow Torches & wooden pulleys Wooden pulleys & casters More pulleys Cast iron rendering kettle
Steel rims for wagon wheels Low hour gas scooter Floor model wooden & iron corn sheller Improved Hocking Valley model Mayor Jewelry Co. iron bar door
Iron bar door made by Mosler Safe Co. Gas 8 HP generator Sun Dolphin paddle boat 50 gal sprayer & HD chipper shredder Bulova thermometer
John Wayne & WC Fields Jerco rat bait trap, West Milton, OH Duster, straight edge, glass jar, etc. Antlers Army storage boxes
Genesee lighted beer sign, other available Stone grinding wheel Wooden vise, buckets, etc. Hand crafted wooden rake one of several adv items
Milk glass lamps Sickle blade sharpener Milk cans Unusual tub Hand crafted children's chairs , stained glass panels
Railroad items Brass shade brooder light Porcelain insulators, various sizes More wooden boxes Telegraph pole cross bars w/ insulators
Skinner sprinkler Cased "Instructograph" Instructograph label Vintage luggage Ice tongs, hay hooks, bird houses
Vintage Allstate battery charger Ice cream scoops & Indian corn Shredded wheat box Marble voting wooden ballot boxes More galvanized cans
Cow's neck yoke/fence guard Card display holder Copper trough Another meter NOS pump leathers
Meter, leathers & radio Small oil cans w/ advertising Chinese glass wind chime Double harpoon hay fork Single shovel plow & walnut slab
More country long handle tools One of several kites Brass trimmed gage & telegraph items High lift farm jack NOS kites & several more assembled
Large red stop light Leveling transit Lionel Pensylvania 671 steam turbine engine Sante Fe secondary Diesel engine Lionel crossing gate
Lionel  Beacon tower & flood light tower Lionel illuminated train station Lionel  log car, box car & caboose Lionel RW-110 volt transformer

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Pennsylvania 671 Steam Turbine 4-8-4 Engine Sante Fe 2343P, Secondary Diesel Engine Sante Fe 2343T, Primary Engine & ZW transformer Type ZW, 275 Watt transformer No. 132 Illuminated station w/ train control
No. 152 automatic crossing gate No. 394 Rotating Beacon & No. 395 Flood Light Tower No. 455 Oil Derrick & No. 30 Water Tower No. 364 Log Loader & No. 397 Coal Loader No. 3656 Operating Cattle Car & Platform w/ cows
No. 2426W & Pennsylvania 2671W tenders No. 3559 log car, X6454 box car & 3357 caboose No. 8111 DT&I 5 piece set, as found Trainmaster Type RW, 110 Watt transformer HO:  Bachmann Spectrum UP-2830 & NW 8514

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Small items of interest 2 NCR cash registers Money Weight Dayton Scales
Brass & more Country antiques
Meters & More Vintage office paraphanalia
Lionel Trains w/ boxes HO trains Insulators
Good power tools Neat old light fixtures
"Indiana" trombone, Elkhart, Indiana

Jerry Stichter Auctioneer Inc.

2081 S. Greenlee Road Troy, OH 45373

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