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Auctioneer MARTIN AUCTIONEERS INC. (717) 354-6671
Auction Date Mar 31 Auction
107 W. Conestoga St.
New Holland, PA
Time 07:55AM
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Auction Listing
AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 1891
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Auction Flyer (PDF)
for John Charles Miller    
of ELANCO Historical Groff & Stauffer families & Miller Photography Studio.
ANTIQUE AUTO. 1965 Buick-1930'S BICYCLE- JEWELRY- STERLING FLATWARE AND TRAYS- VINTAGE CLOTHING & UNIFORMS- Vintage Boy Scouts of America uniforms, books, and accessories-Historical Books- Stamps-Kitchenware-Household items-China Set- Tea cup & saucer sets-Vintage Kitchen Collectibles- Yard & Garden Tools.....& more.

SATURDAY, MARCH 31st, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.
107 W. Conestoga St., New Holland, Pa 17557  

Lancaster Co.Food available by Blue Ball/Garden Spot Fire Co. Canteen
Bring a chair and friends and plan to spend the day. Hundreds of Items and we may be selling two places periodically thru day. Lots of on street parking in neighborhood. 

NO Buyer's Premium
for cash or check (see terms below),
NO Sales Tax!!
Check out our extensive listing!!!

AUTOMOBILES: 1965 Buick Skylark V-8, 2 Door Hardtop Coupe, Odometer shows 72k miles; 

1992 Mercury Station Wagon, 75k miles;  This car is now running!!!

BOOKS INCLUDING: He Fell in Love with His Wife 1886;  Samantha A+ Saratoga 1887; Kept for the Master’s Use 1895;  With Trumpet and Drum 1897;  The House of Seven;  Scarlet Letter;  Last Days of Pompeii;  Moby Dick 1925;  Richard Vandermarck 1871;  The Crossways 1910; Lilac from Whittier; The shepherd of the Hills 1907; The Man on the Box  1904; Great engines and Great Planes 1947; Bulldozer   1951; All About Home Baking  1933; Essentials of German  1931; The Cruise of the Eight Hundred To and Through Palestine  1905; Materia Modira   1876; Sparks of Laughter  1924; Collected Verse   1947; Petite Histoire de la Civilisation Francaise 1935; Deval Tovaritch  1936; Stevenson’s Poems  1925; “Tanks Are Mighty Fine Things” 1946; The Book of Morman  1949; M. S. Hershey Lives On  1939; Picturesque Washington 1945; Yellowstone national Park 1948; The Tractor Book  1953; Western North Carolina RR Scenery; History of My Pets  1890; His Glorious Appearing  1897; Little Jeanine of France  1929; The Crimes of Germany  1940’s; The Tale of Peter Rabbit  1904; The Hudson 1907; Book of Victory news New Holland PA 1942-1946; U.S. Navy News - Bulletins WWII 1944-1945; 4 Volumes: Dictionary of the Bible 1909; 2 Volumes: A History of the Ancient World 1926; Annual Rotary Convention 1950’s; Home Made Bindery of Ephemera from the 1955 Rotary International Conv. Chicago; Proceeding from 1953 Rotary Conv. Paris; Proceeding from 1951 Rotary Conv. Paris; 115 Years of Lodge #43 F.SA M. Lancaster PA 1785-1960; Rotary: Seven Paths to Peace 1959; Evangeline by Longfellow, like new in box 1909; Life & Work of James G. Blaine 1893; From Manger to Throne  1889; San Francisco’s Horror of Earthquake, Fire and Famine 1906; Laddie and Miss Toosey’s Mission 1897; Games for Everybody  1905; Pilgrim’s Progress  1813; Adventures in Contentment 1922; Dwight L. Moody, His Life and Labors; Rulers of the World at Home 1899; Gone with the Wind  1940; CHILDREN’S BOOKS:  Uncle Wiggly’s Picture Book 1924; The Regal Mother Goose 1919; Barks and Remarks and Some of is Larks; The Mother Goose Book 1917; My Early Lesson Book  1917; The Little Dog That Would Not Wag His Tail 1922; Mother Goose in Motion Pictures; Simple Samuel and Other Stories; The Little Red Hen; Henner’s Lydia 1936.

More Historical Ephemera:

1911 King's View of New York; 1893 The Mennonites; 1944 Scenic California Color Photo Folio; 1940's Colored Photo Folios from Canadian Rockies, Pike's Peak, Muir Woods (1939), Scenic Grandeur of the West, Los Angeles & Hollywood, San Francisco; Rocky Mountain Views of the Rio Grande.....and more.

ANTIQUES: Cast Iron HUBLEY Conestoga Wagon bookends; C.I. Parrot bookends; Early Martin Violin (Stradivarius copy) with bow & case; Beaded & Vintage purses; Early & Original 46 star U.S. Flag (44.5”x27”); Early Stuffed Bear Pull Toy; Ladies’ & Children’s shoes; Watt & Shand Advertisement ”Marrow’s Ice Cream” container; Uncle Sam’s 3 coin toy cash register bank, “MF’D by The Durable Toy & Novelty Co., New York & Cleveland; 1920 era Leather Driving Gloves; Leather Colored Postcards; Vintage York Combination Safes with Combinations; 1930’s Bicycle; Effanbee Bisque Dolls & Cradle; Vintage Log Cabin Toy Furniture Set; Children’s Record Players; Baby Scale; Spinning Wheels; Early Pedal Tractor & Wagon; PRE-War Pottery Cat Figurine; Knox Hats, New York Hat Box (Hunt Scene);

LOCAL ADVERTISING & HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS, COLLECTIBLES, & EPHEMERA:  A. B. GROFF & A.B. GROFF & Sons 1914, 1915, 1930 & ’32 Calendars; A.B. Charles GROFF 1965, Honorary FFA State Farmer Degree; ABC & EPG cracker & tea sets & salts; St. Stephen’s Reformed Plate; 1950’s Auction Catalogs & Flyers from: Stauffer Homestead Farm East Earl, Angus Sale, Hampshire Bred, Purebred Angus, A.B.C & Edna Groff, & printed by The Clarion Print New Holland; Tie Tac in Orig. Andrew’s Jewelers Box; Farmer’s Trust of Lancaster Co. Coin 1929; Abel’s Seed House, Reading Pa Fan; Jno. F. Longenecker, Lititz, Pa., Marion Handley Automobile Advertisement; Lull Carriage Co. Kalamazoo Mich. Advert.; Vintage Christmas Cards; 1951 Ringling Bro’s Program; Picture Postcards: Auction Day @ Stauffer Sales Co., & New Holland High School, New Holland, Pa.; ABC Groff New Holland Pocket Knives; 50th Anniversary Hardware Brush; 6th Annual Stauffer’s Sales Co. 1928 New Holland Clarion Print Advertisements; 24’x37’ Public Sale Ad, Dairy Cows & Farm Implements, by the heirs of H.L. Stauffer, East Earl, 1939;B&W Aerial photos of AB Groff Buildings;  MENNEN BABY Specialist Since 1880 Baby Pamphlet; Advertisements: John Deere Syracuse Spring Tooth Harrow for tractors, for horses; World’s Fair Columbian Gallery photo Book; Lowell Thomas’ War Map of the World, SUNOCO; Curlee Suits; Vintage Farming Pamphlets; New Holland machine Co. Cow Door Stop; Early & Vintage B&W photos including Victorian era dressed Gettysburg tourists, car, Local Horse & Buggy, ABC GROFF Hardware; Early Photo of Groff & Weaver Carriage Factory; Vintage Paper Advert. Fans: AB Groff & Sons Hdwe. N.H., J.Z. Martin Electric Appliances, Sev. Caterpillar Equip.; WW 1 War photos; Several ABC & AB Groff pocket Ledgers; George Duchman Estate 1900 Public Sale Ad, J.D. Warfel Auctioneer; Several Local Family & Stauffer Cattle Sales Early 1900’s Ledgers; Stauffer’s Sales & more local rubber stamps; 1902 Letter between William D Weaver, Atty. & Harry L Stauffer; Handwritten deeds 1887 & 1904; WM M Stauffer & Sons Pharmacists, N.H., Early 1900’s “Sweets” recipe Pamphlet; Wilton Columbia New Holland Farmer’s National Bank Plates; Lg. Tack Trunk “STAUFFER HOMESTEAD FARM, EAST EARL, PA.”; Early 1900’s Insurance Policies: Penn Twp. Mutual Fire, Standard Fire Insurance Policy of the State of Pa, Pa Indemnity Corp., Donegal & Conoy Mutual, Hartford Fire, Franklin Fire, Newark Fire;  S.R. Miller & Sons Handwritten Pedigree Early 1900’s; Sev. War Ration Books; New Dalton Cash Register Model & Adding Calculating Machine Poster Pamphlets; Early 1900’s Mennonite Church Photos; Recipe Pamphlets: Fleischmann’s, JELL-O, Enterprising Housekeeper; Hershey’s Chocolate Cocoa Tin; 1963’s Time Life & Lancaster News; Vintage Reading Glasses & Case from W.W. Appel & Son, Lancaster;

COLLECTIBLES: WW 2 WAVES Navy 5 Pc. Uniform; WW 1 War photos; BOY SCOUTS of AMERICA: 50 miler award backpack, Pine wood derby car, Bone China mug, Numerous neckerchiefs & slides, Cub Scout Ring & book, Eagle Award, Order of the Arrow sash & handbook, Unit & Council patches, clothing, utensil kit, books: cook, trail, song & merit badges; Vintage Children’s costumes & clothing, Navy P-coat w/ rank & six buttons; Sheath Knife: Keystone Drawn Steel Co., Spring City, Pa., Hill Novelty Co., Germany; Original & NEW 1960’s era housewarming gift dust pan and dust clothes; Vintage Bell & Howell Co. John Deere Days film movie and tin; Numerous Children’s Vinyl Records (Black, yellow, red, green): Happy Songs, Golden Records, Pinnochio, Jingle Bells, Record Guild of America, Red Raven Movie Records, Peter Pan Records, Brave Little Sambo, & much more; Vintage RCA/Victor Television model 8PT7031T; Ballistic Roll Dollar Gold Coins, 425 Net Grams, Uncirculated; Audiodiscs; Vintage Mickey mouse Films; Early Men’s wristwatches; John Deere Medallion Watch Fob; Numerous Color Postcards; Vintage Gemscope Postcard Duplicator; Stanley Brass Wooden Folding Rulers; Elgin National Watch Co., Pocket Watch (movement # 2054807) Silveroid Case; Vintage Cartoon Films w/ original boxes: Mickey Mouse, Walt Disney Character, Mighty Mouse, Santa Clause’s Punch & Judy Castle, Shirley Temple Pie Covered Wagon, Little LuLu; 1920 era Leather Driving Gloves; Bicycles: Phillips 10 Speed, Huffy Santa Fe, Huffy Convertible; Early 1900’s File Boxes & Ephemera; Forged Fireplace Hook; 1953 Colorado License Plate; Bone Handle Straight Razor, by Frederick Reynolds, Sheffield; Cast Iron Amish figurine bookends; Vintage Antler Handle Knife & Sharpener; Retro Style Desk Lamp; Metropolitan Miniatures Albums & Cards; Crosman Pellet Rifle Pumpmaster 764SB; Daisy BB Pistol; Vintage Brass desktop calendars; Vintage Items: Jewelry boxes, beads, Winchester Safety & other razors, Tie tacks, combs; 1903 Liberty Lg cent; Mink Stole; Vintage Dresser sets: Powder cases, manicure tools, travel makeup cases, brushes, trays, mirrors, some frosted green, Ivory Pyralin, Lady Schick razor; Toy/Salesman Sample size Cedar Chest “Tennessee Red Cedar & Novelty Co.” label;  US Army/ Air Force AWS Observer Arm Band; Rare Automobile Banner “ Marion Handley” (92’ x 9”);  Vintage ‘70’s S & P shakers; “Joan” stoneware pottery pitcher & cups; Hand painted “Holland” pig bank; Local ELANCO Cat’s Meow buildings; handkerchief sets from Watt & Shand & Hager’s; Fur Muff and Stoll; Vintage travelling irons; S.W. Farber Brass Spittoon; Vintage Neckties; Ironstone pots; GRISWOLD #7 Frying pan; FIESTA Kitchen Craft cookie jar & Fiesta type S&P shakers; Brass Hand Bell; Retro SVAN child carrier, Scandinavian Child Co. model # 720; Numerous Full & partial Postage Stamp Sheets & First Day Cover Stamps; Historical Stamp Album Pages; Stoneware Crocks; Redware Plates; Numerous Vintage  Children’s Toys & Games; Player Piano Rolls; Feed Bags; Gem Stone & Fossil Collection: from Cornwall Mine & other, Obsidian, Early Cambrian, Trilobites, & much more; Rotary Phone; Squirrel Taxidermy; Crab Cage; Horse Hames;

FURNITURE: 1960’s Blond, Oak, & other desks, stands, & tables; Tapestry Seat & Back Platform Rocker; Sewing Cabinet; ‘70’s style end table; Mirror based night stand & lamp; Maple chest of drawers; Mid Century Blond “Van Skiver” Dining Room Suit: Table w/ 2 leaves, 6 Side Chairs, 2 Arm Chairs, Buffet w/cabinet top; Clean Upholstered Sofa; Magazine rack; End tables; Early Wicker Chair; Early Blanket Chests; Empire Chest; Spool Crib; Maple Single Beds; Painted Deacon’s Bench; 1950’s Saginaw Furniture Stowaway Dining Table; Kidney Seat Chair; Early cradles; Empire Oak Veneered & Leather Arm Rocker; Arts & Crafts Desk & Chandelier; Stenciled Arm Rockers; Stenciled Arrow Back Plank Seat Side Chair;

FRAMED ART & PHOTOGRAPHS:  Numbered Lithograph Blue Jays; Deer & Chipmunk Pencil Drawings, signed: Lyman Byxbe; Framed oil on board pictures; 1915 Marriage Certificate; B&W Wedding photos;  Signed & Framed Watercolor “E.M.S.”; 1918 Cradle Roll Certificate; 1912 Harper’s Ferry Panoramic; Hand colored Photographs of Canyon, Watkins Glen N.Y., Signed Waterfall Scene by Harris; Color Litho. “Poppy Love” by Annie Benson Muller;

SILVER & SILVER PLATE ITEMS: Silver Casserole w/ Silver plate divided tray & Silver Handled Lid; Silver plate tray;  SP Coffee Pitcher, trays, cream & sugar bowls; SP candy dish w/ silver handles; Silver Stemmed candy dish “Camille International Silver Co. 6040”; Cream & Sugar marked AVON Wm. Rodgers; SP Tray marked International Silver Co.; Weighted Sterling candy dish; Sterling Silver Groff’s Anniversary tray; 2 pr weighted Sterling candlesticks; Sterling rimmed glass cake plate & sterling knife; Handmade Williamsburg Va. “Shirley” bowl Silver-plate candy Dish; Wm. Rogers & Oneida Flatware; 6 spoons marked 1881 Rogers A1; Flatware: 1835 Wallace, Rogers AA, R.P. Whitemetal, Reed & Barton; Wallingford Co. #27 long spoons; 1847 Rogers Fork; Wm. Rogers & Son AA Gravy Ladle; Alvin patent spoon; Rogers AA butter knife, spoon, ladle; Wm Rogers Spoon; Vernon S.P. fork & spoon; Signed Scrimshaw Hors d oeuvres fork; Spoons marked S. Kurtz Zook, Lancaster, Pa; Zook Lancaster Pa. with 12 spoons; Sugar spoon, Mary Commandery #36KT, Harrisburg, 1898; Heirloom Sterling Spoon; Sterling spoons & fork; J. Weber Sterling Spoons;


COLLECTIBLE & MODERN GLASSWARE & HOUSEWARES: Roseville 310 USA 10” basket; Vintage Bar & Drink Glasses; Vintage & newer Table Linens; Needlepoint Doilies; Authentic vintage international & oriental gift items: Fans (wood, fabric, faux ivory, vintage unwrapped fan “Paradise of Hawaii”, Japanese Water Color, & more; Japanese Silk Kimono and other vintage international clothing, Silk scarf, Oriental Wooden flute, Sierra Leone & African novelties & art;  Heisey glass & other glass baskets, water pitchers, salts, etched stemware; Handpainted Gold rimmed vase, Brass Menorah; Italian Porcelain Blooming Flower; Sewing cabinet with vintage Singer head& Accessories; Sewing Notions; Wilton Bicentennial Plate; Oriental Tea cups & dishes; Hand painted Thailand Tea cup & bowl; Blue, Green, Amber, and clear depression era glass, mugs, 70’s era glasses; Numerous Silk hanker chiefs and scarves; Period gloves; Needlework & vintage table linens; Stoneware crocks & bowls; Hooked rugs; Vintage Stainless Fondue Pot; Tea cup and saucer collection: Bone China, French Limoges, Chugay China, from England, Japan, Occupied Japan, Italy, & makes: Clarence, Royal Grafton, Clare, Royal Albert, Queen Anne, Colclough, Rosina, Tuscan, Kent, Lefton, Regency, Carlton, Shelley, Carltonware Hand painted, Vale, & more.; Collector Plates: Heath flow blue, Copeland pink transfer, New Holland founded 1728, Hand painted Limoges A. Lantenier & Co., Brownware Pottery Distlefink, Norcrest, R.H. Stearns, Italy, Homer Laughlin Rhythm, & more; Souvenir spoon and wall rack collection; PYREX measuring cups, pie plates, pudding bowls, mixing bowls; Corningware plates, bowls, & cups; China platters; Decanter set, France, frosted & colored glass; Jameson Irish Whiskey shot glasses; 4 Blue Ridge handpainted Southern Potteries Plate and matching unmarked sugar bowl; Ironstone plates; Syracuse China bread plate; Fine China Germany saucers; Parker pen & pencil sets; Crumb trays; Electric Kitchen aid mixer and other kitchen appliances, some vintage; Sconpan Denmark 4 pc. Cookware set; Glass Punch bowl set; Nutcracker bowl and crackers; Japanese wooden trivet; Penguin Ronsan fondue pot; Vintage cocktail mixer and drink glasses; Counter top Flour Sugar Decanter set; Longton Crown Collector Decanter; Wilton RWP plate; WW2 414th Infantry; Panasonic microwave; Large Set Austria & Bavarian China:  Plates, Serving & Dinner Bowls, Platters, Gravy boat, Cups & Saucers; Modern & Vintage Kitchenware: Nut & Candy bowls, trays, skewers, SS bowls, muffin & pie tins, apple saucer, graters, flatware, rolling pin, Roll Dippers ice cream scoops; Rival electric knife; Eddie LePage Black Knight & Silver Scout Collector Plates; Resin Cowboy & Indian Figurines; Glass candlesticks; Gorgeous Leaded & crystal Glass Table lamp; FIESTA type & China platters; Vintage clear glass salts & shakers; California Pottery handmade snack tray; Children’s Japanese tea sets; Oriental Style Rug 64” Diameter; Cast iron Dutch Oven; Early Kitchen Tools; Agate Pot; Tin Milk Jugs; Canning Jars; Aluminum & Stainless Cookware; Ink Wells; Reproduction Cast Banks; Wood Crates; Vintage Iceramic Ice Chopper; John Deere Vintage Toys; Westinghouse Radio Phonograph; NEW 1950’s Coloring Books; Edison Cylinder Records;

JEWELRY & COINS: Large amount of gold, sterling and costume to include 14K and 10K yellow gold rings and other; early 10K rings; 14K filigree and diamond bar pin; 14K lavalier; gold teeth; man's gold wedding band; diamond ring; vintage lady's wrist watche some with gold cases; sterling and other silver  including a swordfish brooch; insect and leaf brooch; spun silver bracelet, brooch and necklace set; sterling coin purse as well as other coin purses and compacts; Mexican items such as turquoise inlaid and silver brooches; gold-filled jewelry including lockets, baby bracelets, etc.; Bronze medallion of American Legion; New Holland parking token; Cloister Coin Club token; 1922 Peace Dollar; 1886 Morgan Dollar; etc. 

Shop Tools & Yard & Garden:  Gas Roto Tillers; Vintage Reel Mower; Berger Model 200B Transit with Tripod & Case; Highland Park Mfg. dual head water cooled, grinder buffer; Shop smith wood lathe with accessories & table saw attachment; Ladders; Black & Decker Electric & Cordless Power Tools; DeWalt Elec. Circular Saw & Case; Yard & Garden Tools; Hand Tools; Hardware; & More.

 TERMS: Cash, Pa. or Pre-Approved Check, Visa/MC/Discover. NO SALES TAX…………NO BUYER’S PREMIUM for payment in cash or check.

All sales final and must be paid in full on day of sale!

ALL ITEMS are SOLD AS/IS with NO guaranty or warranty of any kind. 

 Auctioneer’s Note:  Due to the size of the sale of several hundred good and very desirable items, we will be selling at two places for a large portion of the day. Please note 8:00 a.m. start time, we will start precisely at eight a.m. Preview 2:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. on Friday March 30th, and not before 7:00 a.m. day of sale. 

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