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Auction Date Jul 28 Auction
6632 North 500 West
Decatur, In
Time 09:00AM
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Saturday, July 28, 2018


Auction Begins @ 9 AM

Preview July 27 @ 10 am – 4 pm


Location: 6632 N. 500 W., Decatur, IN 46733


Directions: From Decatur go 5 miles West on Hwy 224 to 500 W. go North. Follow signs.


Collectibles, Glass, 1000± Books, Toys, Antiques, Bottles, Signs, 10,000± Post Cards, Hammered Aluminum, 100± Aladdin Lamps & Prisms, Paintings & Art, Advertising-local areas, Beer and Railroad Memorabilia, Tools, Sports Cards, Machinist Tools


PRIMITIVES/ANTIQUES: 10 Gallon White Fruit House Crock and other sizes; White Fruit House Copper Boiler; Hygrade Lamps Light Bar; Various Crocks and Jugs; Advertising Tins, Rulers, 100± Yardsticks, Signs, Oilcans, Candy Containers, etc.; Galvanized Buckets and Pails; Porcelain Tubs and Containers; Oil Lamps and Chimney’s; Flatware; Cigar Boxes; Cast Iron Flat Trivets, Irons and Skillets;  Weathervane; Tools; Galvanized Cans and Buckets; Crock Bowls and Cups; Kitchen Utensils; 50+ Milk Bottles; Canning Jars of various sizes and colors; Wood Boxes.


RAILROAD ADVERTISING: RR Lanterns various sizes with various Colors Globes; Assorted Signs and Tins; Assorted Photographs and Pictures; Assorted Postcards; Locks and Keys; Buttons; Old Stock Certificates; Books; Magazines; Photographs; Postcards.



BOTTLES & ADVERTISING: Berghoff, Centlivre, Falstaff and other bottles of various sizes and shapes; Berghoff Drinking Glasses; Various Signs and Pictures; Berghoff Ash Tray; Berghoff, Centlivre, Falstaff and other Bottle Openers ; Old Crown Recipe Book; Berghoff Foam Scraper; Coke, Pepsi, and other pop bottles of various sizes and shapes; Coke, Pepsi, and other pop Tins; Coke, Pepsi, and other pop Signs; Coke, Pepsi, and other pop Figurines; Various Blob top and medicine bottles of various sizes and shapes.



500± Paper, Porcelain and Tin signs of various sizes and shapes of - Railroad; Beer and Alcohol; Ammo; Motorcycle; Cola; Air Line; NASCAR; Automotive; Tobacco; Golf; Morton Salt; Indian; Seed; IH.


POTTERY: Francona; Hull; McCoy; Brush; UHL; Haeger; Hall; Roseville; Fenton; California; Leaf Dish Co. – Fort Wayne; German; Figurines.


GLASS: Brian Maytum Ink Well; Alcite Aladdin Desk Set; Paperweights; Green & Pink Depression; Pitchers; Assorted Tooth Pick Holders; Shakers; Vases; Figurines; Bowls and Containers; Candlestick Holders; Various Kitchenware; Pyrex; Fire King; Viking.


LAMPS & PRISMS: Assorted sizes and colors of Aladdin Lamp and Finials; Assorted sizes, shapes and colors of Lamp Shades; Assorted sizes and shapes of Metal Lamps; Assorted sizes and shapes of Glass Lamps; Fixtures and Parts; 100± Lamp Prisms.


TOYS: Bobblehead’s; Hallmark Kiddie Classic Vehicles; IH – Diecast Trucks; Diecast Airplanes; Various Board Games; Nut Crackers; View Master and Stereograph Cards; Auburn Rubber Farm Toys; Lead Soldiers; 1000± Marbles in various sizes and colors;



1000’S OF BOOKS: Atlas’s; High School Yearbooks (teens – 1990); Ft. Wayne Directories; Various Railroad Books; Gas/Oil Books; Fishing Books; Beer Collecting Books; Gas Station Books; Law Books; Bird Books; Covered Bridge Books; American Indian Books; Trolley Books; US War and Nazi Books; GE Books; Various Gene Stratton Porter Books; Local Phone Books; Sports Books; Indiana Books; Local County Books; 100’s Cookbooks; Zollner Piston Books and Magazines; US History Books; Children’s Big Little Books and various others.



COLLECTIBLES: Black Americana Figurines, Postcards & Signs; Fort Wayne, New Haven, Decatur and surrounding communities; 10,000± Postcards; 100± Photographs/Pictures; Louis Armstrong Photo; 1848 Hand Written Letter; IH, John Deere, various Booklets and Manuals; Newspapers and Publications; Documents and Letters; Books and Magazines; Pamphlets and Receipts; Valentines and Cards; Gas & Oil Maps; Airline Memorabilia; Stock Certificates; Fans; Maps; Bank Ledgers; Cancelled Checks; Civil War Buckles; Vintage Christmas Ornaments; Arrowheads and Artifacts; 100± Cased Pennies; 100± Bottle Openers; GE and Magnavox assorted items; Tobacco and Beer Labels; 100± Skeleton and assorted Keys; Zippo Lighters; Fountain Pens and Advertising Pencils; Advertising and Local Banks; 100± Matchbooks; 100± Playing Cards; Wooden Nickels; Political Buttons and Pins; Assorted Patches; Cast Iron Alligators; Bank and Lumber Bags; Thermometers from various companies and towns; Badges; Pins; IH Assorted Items.



ART/ PICTURES: 100± Canvass and Board, with and without frames; Trains; Military; Landscapes; Drawings.


TOOLS: Machinist Tools; Work Bench; Hand and Yard Tools; Step Ladders; Hand Dolly;



SPORTS CARDS: 500,000± Sports Cards (Baseball, Football, Hockey, Basketball, Non-sport); Many new in the box and Unopened Cases, Boxes and Packs; Autographs, Game Used and Insert Cards; Storage and Display Items.


MISC: Glass Rotating Showcase; Old Clothing; Pocket and Wristwatches; Watch Fobs; Costume Jewelry and Gem Stones; Fountain Pens; Buttons; Bowling Awards; Trench Art; Sterling Jewelry, Brushes, Candleholders and More; Statues; Military Items; Trinkets & Tokens; Cigar Boxes; Belt Buckles; Folding Rulers; 100± Pocket Knives; Whiskey Crate Tool; Silver-plate and Flatware; Rain Gauges; Lighters; Clocks; Ornaments; Indian Blankets.


TERMS ON PERSONAL PROPERTY: Payment forms: Cash, checks, MC/Visa/Discover (3% credit card convenience fee). All items sold as-is. Statements made day of sale takes precedence over printed matter. All sales are final. Not responsible for accidents.


Louis Wittber Estate

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