Plymouth 1955 Taxi Cab – Antique Furniture
WACO Aircraft & Other Troy Memorabilia
Toys – Collectibles – Fabric Items
Sterling Silver- Coins – Glassware – China

Live On-Site Auction
Location: 650 N. Co Rd 25A, Assembly Building – Miami Co Fairgrounds, TROY, OH 45373
Began:  11/30/19 at 9:30 AM EST


Plymouth 1955 Taxi Cab – Antique Furniture
WACO Aircraft & Other Troy Memorabilia
Toys – Collectibles – Fabric Items
Sterling Silver- Coins – Jewelry – Glassware – China

At the Assembly Bldg of the Miami Co. Fairgrounds, 650 N. Co. Rd 25A. From I-75 , Exit 74 east on Rt 41 to the Hospital & then north on Elm. 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2019 ~ Time: 9:30 AM

Special Note: Mr. & Mr. Gillis were life-long Troy residents who ran the local Taxi Service and a moving company. As plans are being made to sell the home, you are now the beneficiary of this complete dispersal. As always, there are some unique items, so plan to be with us.

AUTOMOBILE: Plymouth, 1955 Belvedere red and white 4 door w/ 65,717 original miles & the “Taxi” light strapped to the roof. The car has not been running for several years, but still looks good as it has been stored inside.

ANTIQUES, FURNITURE & LIGHTING: Cherry 1 over 3 drawer chest w/ bird’s eye maple trim, glass pulls & twisted rib posts; Walnut: Block front dresser w/ mirror, Victorian dresser w/ yoke mirror & 2 drw night stand w/ hidden compartment; Oak china cabinet w/ curved panel ends; large 5 shelf display cabinet w/ 2 drw base; 24” square store display cabinet w/ adjustable glass shelves & lower drw; three stack book case; one piece glass door cupboard; oak 5 leg dining room table w/ 10 boards; Victorian scalloped top lamp table; Flemish Art vertical bookcase; book shelves; lamp stands; mahogany sgl door display cabinet; piano stool; top only of kitchen cabinet; dbl door storage cupboard; porcelain top work table; andirons; pr hammered wrought iron floor lamps w/ hanging amber glass shades; Banquet lamp w/ filigree font & floral shade; turquoise chrysanthemum swirl oil lamp w/ floral etched shade; wall bracket lamp; floor lamp w/ jade glass inserts; 1960’s pole lamp w/ pigeon blood poppy shades; frosted chandelier shades; walnut dresser valet w/ mirror; miniature chest jewelry box; 4 gal blue swirl white jug; other crocks & jugs; miniature jugs incl Detrick & others w/ advertising; Holstein cow bell; antique pistol; Ingraham mantle clock; desk pad w/ filigree metal corners; ink well stand; stereoscope on stand & cards; Featherweight Singer sewing machine; Philco wooden radio-record player; 78 rpm records; art deco cigarette case & flask; thimbles; costume jewelry incl gold rings; miniature monkey compact; cherries necklace & bracelet; coronet, as is; old photographs; religious items; buggy robe; quilted comfort; coverlet; lg amount of fabric items incl linen, lace & painted table cloths; doilies, blankets, etc.

WACO AIRCRAFT PHOTOS & OTHER LOCAL MEMORABILIA: True photos of 1927 to 1930 planes, plus some literature, pins & related items; 1885 photo of Decoration Day at the Square; 1925 & 26 class photos at Kyle School; many small collectible advertising companies of the past: Tip Top Potato Chips can; Decker’s 50 lb lard tin; Tiger Tobacco lunch box tin; Wagner skillets; Spiker Wagons pamphlet; THS yearbooks; Troy “Lions Club” license plate; aluminum tokens; miniature license plate key chains; etc.

TOYS & COLLECTIBLES: Stamped steel 1930’s toy auto used as table lamp; Chevrolet Motor Company auto lamp w/ original shade, circa 1960; CI Mack gasoline tanker; CI roadster w/ rumble seat; friction drive “Tin Lizzie”; W/U “Leaping Lena”; Tonka Thunderbird Express semi-truck; Buddy L Texaco fire truck; rubber Cord auto; Tootsie Toys; other more modern toy vehicles; auto whiskey decanter set; auto glasses; Goodrich & Dayton Thorobred tire ash trays; Ford & Maytag oil cans; Bosco sparkplug w/ spigot; 1952 Indy 500 program; chrome airplane lighter; vehicles banks & other to incl: Hobart 1985 sitting pig; mailbox, Chein globe, Farmers Bank of Troy w/ carry handle; tin marble game; 15” china head doll & many miniature dolls; child’s sewing machine; child’s metal kitchen cabinet; 10 miniature nickel plated hand tools; coin changer; lots of Lions Club pins & related items; TWA items; Beam decanters; Coca Cola wood & alum bottle carriers; Coke coasters; Gunn’s 1832 medical book; 1880 Miami County History; Memoirs of Miami Valley & more!   Charles “King Kong” Keller baseball bat; Stan Musial 8″x10″ autographed photo & cracked ball bat.   

SILVER, GLASSWARE & CHINA: Sterling silver spoons (30); Royal Ruby, forest green, pink & green depression glass & other colorful glassware; Fenton; pattern glass; HP china bowls; Blue Ridge dinner ware & other china; ironstone pitcher & bowl; Hall teapots; Wedgwood; lg glass Easter egg; salt dips & much more!

COINS: 43 silver dollars; 40 silver half dollars incl 1899 Barber, 26 quarters; over 100 Indian head cents & 2 Flying Eagle cents; $2 bills, etc.

OLDER HOME FURNISHINGS & TOOLS: Broyhill Saga 1960’s walnut dining room suite w/ table, chairs & china cabinet, plus desk, lamp tables & bedroom suite; pr of ivory leather recliners; couch & uph chairs; unique 1970’s painted display cabinet; 4 Sunshade orange vinyl arm chairs & drop leaf table; Sunshade storage rack & misc other stands; 2 black top chrome leg restaurant tables; pr chrome slant leg stools; hall tree; pr of wagon wheel design sgl beds; sewing rocker; 2 cedar chests; Whirlpool refrigerator; Flair range; KA portable dishwasher; GE washer; Maytag dryer; galvanized tubs & sprinkling cans; ice shaver; rug beater; 1950’s era kitchen items; aluminum wares; cabinet jars; canning jars; older tools, ladders & garage items.

NOTE: From the Gillis Home of Troy, this auction reminds one of those past events where there is always something to be discovered during the excitement of the auction. Review the listing, peruse the photo gallery, but above all, please plan to attend. Details & photos at


TROY, OH 937-698-9878
AUCTIONEERS: Jerry Stichter, Scott Pence & Kevin Kauffmann

CASH or check with required ID.  VISA & MC with 3% fee.  Miami County 7% sales tax applies.  NO BUYER’S PREMIUM!

At the Assembly Bldg of the Miami Co. Fairgrounds, 650 N. Co. Rd 25A. From I-75 , Exit 74 east on Rt 41 to the Hospital & then north on Elm. 

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1955 Plymouth Belvedere Cherry Chest Toys

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Great tin toy auto lamp Chevrolet Motor Company Executive lamp View of shade, circa 1963 No. 4 crock jug & other pcs incl glazed redware Photo of 1955 Taxi for sale, only 65,000 miles
Images from WACO factory & other items Tip Top, Decker's, Maytag, Ford & other adv Leaping Lena & other toys, tire ash trays Ertl vehicle banks Other banks
Nice group of dolls, various sizes Rings Vintage costume jewelry Vintage Bakelite cherries jewelry Bracelets & necklaces
Watches & pins Miniature monkey compact Garnet style jewelry Flask & portable decanter/glasses set
"Solid Gold" musical decanter set Auto glasses Auto glasses & holder Rolls Royce radio, Tootsie Toys, etc. More toys
Miniature dolls More miniature dolls large offering of old photographs Funeral home scene
1885 Decoration Day, Public Square, Troy, OH 2nd close-up view White Caps on Cherry Street, Troy, OH
WACO Airplanes WACO literature Indy 500, 1952 program
Miami Valley Memoirs, 3 vols set Tiger Tobacco lunch box tin, family scale Coca Cola items Dresser valet & small walnut chest jewelry box Cherry Chest w/ maple accents
Glass pulls, nice condition Walnut block front chest w/ hidden drawer Victorian chest w/ yoke mirror & marble Wagon Wheel twin beds oak stand & opalescent turquoise swirl lamp
Floral shade banquet lamp Lantern lights & stack bookcase 2 drw stand w/ hidden compartment One piece cupboard Display cabinet w/ adj shelves & 2 drw base
Curved glass china cabinet Broyhill china cabinet Lots of glassware China deep bowls Wedgwood style biscuit jar & other china
Sample of unique lighting Oriental items Floor model display case 1970'cabinet Sunshade chairs
Sunshade hall tree Sunshade chrome slant leg stools Sunshade display rack 2 door storage cupboard Philco radio record player
Singer Featherweight sewing machine 30 Sterling silver spoons 1940's & 50's items Lace & linen table cloths
More WACO items WACO Aviation pins Coin Changer, receipt hooks, ice chipper, etc. Amberina style glassware
Red glassware Dresden porcelain candlesticks Soapstone & other Oriental pcs 1950's aluminum water set Variety of religious items
Hall tea pots Antique percussion pistol Desk w/ pad w/ fancy filigree corners Tonak Thunderbird semi-truck Buddy L fire truck
Stereoscope on stand, 1 other & cards Vintage road maps Two dollar bills Over 50 silver dollars, but only few special dates
More silver coins, still being inventories Indian head cents

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Early family record sampler S.A. Collins, Civil War Soldier 11th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Encampment photos O. Williamson, Covington, OH photographer WWI soldiers
WWII soldier McKinnon Dash factory, Troy, OH Factory Workers, 1905
Limestone quarry south of Sidney, Oh Canal, River & Two Mile Bridge, Sidney, OH View of Miami River, south of Sidney, OH
Handkerchiefs Painted table cloths Cast iron flower basket door stop More antiques & collectibles still being uncovered Amber jar & others
Nail aprons Buggy lamps w/ red lenses 1 of 2 Restaurant style tables Sunshade Drop Leaf table Sunshade patio table

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Roseville baby plate & mug
1937 Indy photo & ticket, plus related later pcs Miniature dolls
Ohio & Miami County History Excellent Miami County plat book WACO memorabilia
Sterling Silver spoons
Musial & "King Kong" Keller bats, Musial cracked Signed Musial photo Favorite & Wagner cookwares
1955 Plymouth, 65,000 miles, Sells 11:45 AM Furniture at Noon Auction begins with Antiques & Collectibles
Books & more! Coins & 2nd ring at 10:00 AM Cast iron urns, late addition

Jerry Stichter Auctioneer Inc.

2081 S. Greenlee Road Troy, OH 45373

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