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Fri May 31 - 09:55AM

8020 Manore Rd,, Neapolis, OH Click to Map

Whalen Realty & Auction, Ltd

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Friday May 31, 2024 @ 10am

Saturday June 1, 2024 @ 10am

Held @ Whalen Auction Bldg. 8020 Manore Rd, Neapolis

(gps Grand Rapids, 43522)


Friday-Live only Auction!  200+ Uncatalogued automobilia items including pedal cars, new motorcycle helmets, jackets & gear, gas petroleum items; 50+ newer advertising tin signs, thermometers, clocks; 100+ die cast cars, motorcyles & airplanes; advertising tins; posters; tin towy; remote control cars; toys & more!  

Saturday- Live Auction w/online bidding!    

Over 300 Lots of 100’s of toys, Advertising & Collectibles; 55+ Tether Car Collection, 23+ Pedal Cars, 50+ Neon & Beer Advertising signs; gas petroleum items; restored gas pump; gas globes; Go-Carts & more! 

Semis: From Estate of Vern Hoffman, Liberty Center OH..

1970 Mack RS700L sleeper, 400 Cummins small cam, 10 speed Eaton, updated Freightliner rear axles which gives air ride suspension, Alcoa rims, 256” wheelbase, runs & drives, L.E.D. running & brake lights, miles unknown, 11R 22.5. Runs & drives. This was one of Vern's pride and joy! Enjoy the next truck show with this;                                           

1990 Marmon Semi with sleeper, 3406 CAT, 13 speed Eaton Fuller, 52,000 G.V.W. 250" wheelbase, air ride, comes with extra heavy duty 13 speed transmission, Alcoa rims, L.E.D. running & taillights, runs & drives great, Vern used as a Show Truck, 285/75R 24.5 rears & fronts. Runs & drives;

2012 Ram 1500 Outdoorsman Crew Cab 2WD, short bed, 152,000 miles, automatic, 4.7 V-8, 275/60R 20", bed liner, Sirius radio, power sliding rear window. Runs & drives 

Collector Cars:  From Estate James Kenneth Eitniear, Late Richard Howard & Others.

1937 Chrysler Airflow Sedan, Enjoy weekend drives with this Sedan. Great interior! Runs and drives. Straight 8-cylinder flat head. 3 speed manual. Runs and drives. Vin # 7020870;

1955 Chevy BelAir Gasser with big block 454, This car was built from a 1972 Belair frame with a 1955 body as stated on the title. This runs, drives and sounds healthy. Big block 454, automatic, 29x12,50-15LT Mickey Thompson, rears, P205/75B15 fronts, Disc brakes on front and solid aluminum front axle. Enjoy the race;

1955 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible, this was one of Jim's pride and joy and has owned the car since 1984. Has a big block 454, 4 speed, power top, disc brakes on front. Great running and driving car;

1988 Chevrolet SS-10, Very Fast Truck!  57,128miles.  Custom paint by Wilkinson's Body Shop, air brushing by Pam Shanteau, 350 engine has about 8,000 miles w/.030" over pistons, custom ground roller cam, roller lifters & roller tip rockers, Holly Sniper fuel injection, Holley Sniper ignition system, Turbo 350 w/high stall converter, Hurst shifter, Ford 9" w/4 spider posi differential, strange custom axles, 2" lowering kit & aligned, new head liner, spray in bed liner, Ziebart undercoating, Tonneau cover.  Truck has no rust & super clean top & bottom. Was never driven in winter. Truck could be shown or driven as a normal driver, very fast & reliable;

1966 Chevelle SS Clone Convertible with 396, Strong running car! Fun to drive! Has 396 big block with aluminum heads, 4speed, bucket seats, drum brakes. This has a clean Ohio title and noted as Chevelle conversion (Clone). Has a good top. Has an electric exhaust dump at the end of the headers. Manual top does have the boot. Very Fun car;

1960 Ford Thunderbird, A fun driving solid car!  Odometer reads 35,595 miles, has original A/C, hardtop, power windows. 312 CI engine, this car runs and drives;

1964 Ford Galaxie 500 convertible, this car is a very enjoyable driver! Very clean! 289 CI engine, odometer reads 93,525 miles, good top, automatic transmission;

1962 Ford Galaxie 500 XL convertible, Enjoy the summer cruising in this 1962 easy driving convertible! Came from the late Richard Howard from Leipsic Ohio. Very clean solid car! 390 CI engine, 10,111 miles on odometer, automatic transmission, good top. Runs & drives!  A Must see in person car;                                                         

1994 Ford Mustang Convertible, GT,1 owner, UNBELIVABLEY CLEAN!! THE OWNER WAS VERY  PARTICULAR ON THIS CAR! Only 26,000miles, 2 door, red, perfect condition, clean!!  5.0 auto, black power top, 245/45ZR17 tires, cloth interior, all power, stored inside & never saw the rain. VIN: 1FALP45T2RF142143 . Runs & drives. Great car to invest in;

1950's Quarter Midget Racer, Great Original!! Great fiberglass body, Made of welded tube steel. Has original seat & pads. Comes with the helmet, as it was found!  No engine, Great Restoration Project! Even tires appear original! Very fun piece.                    

2000 Chevy 2500 4x4 with plow, V8 gas, was towed in did not attempt to start odometer reads 119,249 miles;     

2002 Ford Econoline 150 XLT, Did not attempt to start, was towed in, 233,033 miles triton v8;                                               

1994 Ford Club Wagon Chateau, Did not attempt to start was towed in;

Motorcyles:  From the Late John Kos & others.

1978 Honda Hawk Hondamatic 2299 miles has not ran in 10+ years;                                              

1959 Zundapp 250su 4780 miles has not ran in, 10+years from the Late Jon Kos

1972 Honda 350 Four all original 16758 miles has, not ran in 10+ years;                                          

1955 ASJ Motorcycle, 44869 miles, Title reads non-actual warning: Odometer Discrepancy. Vin # 016119;

TermsCash or check w/I.D., credit/debit cards accepted with 3% processing fee.  Separate terms apply for online bidding. Lunch by Sandy’s. Preview:  Week of auction from 8am-3pm.  See for more information.   


  Estate of James Kenneth Eitniear, Lucas Co Probate 2021EST1865, Dean Horigan Admin;

Estate of Vern Hoffman,  Henry Co Probate 20241018, Keith Hannewald & Robert Hoffman Co. Exe;

The Late Richard Howard;

The Late John Kos and Others



Auctioneers: John & Jason Whalen, Mike Murry, George Bly


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