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Auctioneer PLATO AUCTIONS & APPRAISALS 905-937-1751
Auction Date Oct 22 Auction
2021 REG. RD. 69
Time 10:00AM
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Sat., Oct. 22 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
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Rockway Hall, Vineland Ont.

Another Fabulous Fall COLLECTORS AUCTION not to be missed of many RARE items from the Ron Shaworski 30 year Nostalgia Collection (Grassie Ont), The Mike Moskal 25 year Collection (St. Catharines) with additional selections from  London, Mitchell, Toronto  and Simcoe Ontario Private Collections!


NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS: West Coast 1950’s Carved Cedar Mask, attributed to Simon Charlie, master carver (1920-2005) of the Cowichan Tribe, Coast Salish First Nation, awarded the Order Of Canada 2003; West Coast Nuu-Chah Nulth Woven Lidded Basket – 3 ½” diameter; 9”H; Native Stone - Points, Celts, Gouge, Axe, Banner Stone; Tray Lots (2) - Native American Stone Points, Drills, Preforms, Reworked & Scrapers

ONTARIO/STONEWARE/REDWARE: 5 Gallon Floral (Welding Brantford) Jug, marked “J. JOHNSTON WINE & SPIRITS WINGHAM” - EXC; 1 Gallon Floral Jug, marked “N. EBERHARDT TORONTO ONT” - EXC; Early 1 Gallon Jar, marked “JAMES LEASK, WHOLESALE DEALERS IN SNUFF 174 YOUNG (sic) ST TORONTO”; ¼ Gallon Jug, marked “JACKSON & HALLETT WINES & LIQUORS GUELPH”; ¼ Gallon Jug, marked “WALSH BROS. BRANTFORD ONT”; Early Niagara ¼ Gallon Redware Jug; Redware 1 Gallon Jug; ½ Gallon Redware Jar; Brantford Stoneware Collared Mixing Bowl marked “THE R. FITZGERALD CO. LD.  WINES & LIQUOURS 48, ST. PAUL, ST. CATHARINES” EXC; Primitive Stoneware Bottles; 1920’s Salesman Sample Crock with Lid 3”H - EXC; “J.F.WILLIAMS BRADFORD ONT” marked Primitive Stoneware Bottle –VG;

DUCK DECOYS/CARVINGS: Ferman Eyre (Brockville Ont) 1940’s Golden Eye; Pair of Folky Mergansers, carved by Warren Townsend; Pintail signed Frank Schmid 1980 -8 ½”L; 1940’s Bluebill with stretched neck; Early Puddler Bufflehead with tack eyes, stamped “HW”; Contemporary Canvasback signed “RB”; Canvasback Hen signed Frank Schmid 2000;

GAS PUMPS/PETROLIANA: Vintage 1940’s “Sunoco Pump”, 4 window model - EXC; Vintage “Supertest” Gas Pump – EXC; “ Vintage “Shell Gasoline” Illuminated Clock by PAM NY, 15” diameter; Vintage “Supertest All Canadian Co.” Gas Sign, 24” diameter, hardboard – EXC/MINT; “Supertest All Canadian Co” Illuminated Clock by Teklite;

FARM MACHINERY SIGN: RARE 1920’s “Cockshutt Implements” (Brantford Ont.) Painted Steel Sign in original wood frame, 15” x 9 feet long;

COCA-COLA (All Vintage): 1950’s Vendo 44 Coke Machine, upright, complete and original VG; 1950’s Coca-Cola Button, 48” diameter, EXC; RARE - “Have a Coca-Cola” Horizontal Porcelain Palm Push, 6 ½” W, EXC; Coca-Cola “Thanks Call Again Porcelain Palm Push, 9” vertical, 11 5/8”H, EXC; Vintage 1909 Coca-Cola Girl Tip Tray, 4 ½”x6” oval, VG: Vintage 1950’s “Drink Coca-Cola” Table/Counter Top Sign, acrylic 9” diameter nested in wood base; RARE – Vintage 1950’s Coca-Cola “Dole Outboard Motor” Fountain Dispenser, counter model, designed by Raymond Loewy,  #96193, EXC; Vintage “Have A Coca-Cola” Porcelain Flange Sign, 17 ½”x19” VG; Vintage “Enjoy Coca-Cola at Home 35 Cents/36 Cents” Die Cut Sign, Double Sided 11”x16”H VG; Wire work, Coca-Cola Store Display Rack “Take Home A Carton 26 Cents”; “Drink Coca-Cola Be Refreshed” Menu Board Sign;

ORANGE CRUSH: SO RARE!  –  1939 Orange Crush Baseball Scoreboard Sign 18”x54”L, marked “USA B682 10/39  S.S. Co EXC/MINT; Orange Crush Tin Match Dispenser, 6”H, EXC; Orange Crush Button 9” diameter, EXC; Orange Crush “Crushy” Tin Button, 9”diameter EXC/MINT; Glass, “Orange Crush”  Syrup Pitcher; “Drink Orange Crush” Flange Sign, 11 ½”x18”L by Stout Sign Co – EXC;

PORCELAIN/TIN/PAPER ADVERTISING SIGNS: Red Rose “Is Good Tea” Porcelain Palm Push – mint; Orange-Crush “Crushy” 9” diameter Tin Button; Vintage 1940’s Carling’s Red Cap Ale “Nine Pints Of  The Law” Tin Litho Sign, 13”x20”L; Porcelain “Daily Star” Sign; Early 20th C. Litho Tin “Andrews Liver Salt” Sign/Mirror, 8” diameter, EXC; “Sylvania Radio Tubes” Double side Flange Sign 8 ½”X12”H EXC; “7 UP” Double Sided Flange Sign, 16”x 18”H – VG; “Buy Here Chesterfield Cigarettes” Double Sided Flange Sign VG; “Borden’s Ice Cream” Illuminated Clock, 15” diameter, by PAM NY; “Buy Pepsi:Cola Today 5 Cents” Die Cut Sign with Wimpy, 13”x13”; Hires Root Beer1943 “Have A Hires” Embossed Tin Sign, 35 ½”x11 ½”H - EXC/MINT; “Public Telephone” Porcelain Flange Sign, 11”x11 ¾” – EXC; Vintage 7-UP Porcelain Thermometer, 6”x15”H, made in Canada - VG; “Pastum” J. Sharobi Co. Steel Flange Sign, 7”x18”L by Crown Cork & Seal Co. USA; “Speedy Alka Seltzer Thermometer, 12” diameter by T.W. O’Connell Co - EXC; “Try New Vam Hair Cream” Double Sided Sign – 28 ¼”x 8 ¾”H; Wurlitzer Illuminated Clock; “Genuine Ford Parts” Sign; Vintage Pepsi Hits The Spot” Steel Flange Sign; “Hires Root Beer” Tin Menu Board;

VINTAGE TOYS: Vintage 1940’s “Rodeo Joe” Cowboy/Car Tin Wind-up Toy by Unique Art, working, EXC; Wyandotte Presses Steel/Glass Globe, Gas Pump, 8 3/8”H, VG;  Vintage 1950’s Japanese “Monoya” Tin Toy Row Boat with fisherman, key wind - MINT; “City Dairy” Horse Drawn Dairy Wagon, litho tin and wood, 20”L, made by “Vetcraft Shops” EXC; Louis Marx “Lumar Van Lines” Delivery Truck, pressed steel -19” long; 1972 Chev Impala (400) Hard Top Model “Promo” Car; 1940’s “Sunshine” Tricycle, Waterloo Ont; K & O “Mercury Zoom” Scale Model Boat Motor - battery-op; Marklin Germany #27 “BV-ARAL” Tanker Truck 6 ½”L; 1940’s Pressed Steel Dump Truck, 17”L - VG; Daisy Mfg. Model 25 Pump Action BB Gun, plastic stock, gilt details, working – EXC; “Slavia” 624 Pellet Rifle, wood stock, working – EXC; 1950 Linemar/Walt Disney Productions “Pluto The Drum Major” wind-up, litho tin toy, working, VG; C1910 Tin Litho Wind-up Penny Toy “Billiards Pool Player” stamped Germany, working – VG; 1940’s “Girard” Railroad Hand Car, tin litho, wind-up, working –VG; Ca.1928 “Great American Baseball Game” vintage tin litho toy/game, by Hustler Toy Corp. USA – VG; “Dancing Man with Cane” tin litho wind-up toy by S & E Co. Japan – EXC; 1930 “Zilotone” Automaton Wind-up Toy, by Wolverine, little man playing xylophone, working, with 1 playing disc – VG; 1940’s Pressed Steel Stake Side Truck12”L; K O Japan Tin Battery-Op Flying Saucer, 7 ½” diameter, with space pilot – working; 1950’s Louis Marx Electric Train marked “Monon the Hoosier Line - engine, 4 cars and transformer; Pressed Steel Stake Side Truck marked Louis Marx, 20”L; A. C. Gilbert Erector Set #4½; Meccano Set #8;

VINTAGE NOSTALGIA/PRIMITIVES: “Dawes Black Horse Ale” Figural Horse Statue, cast in aluminum exc; 1919-1930 “Smith Bros. Motor Body Works Toronto Canada“    Advertising Lighter; 1926 A.B. Greer & Son (London Ont.) Sales Brochure for “Greer-McLaughlin Limousine Hearse”; Cast Iron Tobacco Cutter; Advertising Match Safes; Wood Cigar Mold  - 2pc; 1965 Fess Parker/Daniel Boone Litho Tin Lunch Pail & Thermos by American Traditions; Brass Counter Bell; 2 Piece Wood Cigar Mold; Stromberg Carlson Microphone MD 30C serial # 2839 EXC; “ON AIR” Illuminated Chrome Cased Studio/Broadcasting Sign 4”x14” L  J & E Stevens “William Tell” Mechanical Bank, marked June 3, 1886, original paint, working VG/EXC; “Frontenac” Biere Ale Wall Bracket with Brush, 8”L – EXC; 1930’s Car Rear View Mirror with built in 8 day clock, marked Sandoz Vuille, working, 2 ½”x7” – EXC; Copper/Brass Bugle, marked  “Whaley’s Royce & Co Toronto Canada”; Planters Peanuts Counter Jar; Vintage “Nectar Tea” Porcelain Sign, 13”x21”L; Vintage  “Columbia Records” Porcelain Sign, record form, 11” diameter, MINT; Vintage Glass Paper Weights “Home Sweet Home to Mother” and “Souvenir of Atlantic City”, 3” & 3 ½” diameter; Magic Lantern; Cased Set of Magic Lantern Color Slides (16) marked E.P (Ernest Plank) Germany       2 3/8”x8”L; “Victor” Chalk Ware Figural Record Holder; Candlestick Phone marked “American Tel & Tel Co #323 Jan. 1913 VG; Ca.1900 Chalkware Cigar Store Counter Native American Indian Busts (2); Ca 1900 “BD Champion” Veterinarian Cased Metal/Glass Syringe Set by Dickinson & Co; Cast Iron School Desk & Stool marked #7 Preston ONT; “Slavia” 624 Pellet Rifle; “Fireball” Pinball Machine, model# 606-1000, serial # 7125, working, EXC; Alka Seltzer ”Speedy” Rubber Coin Bank, 5 ¾”H EXC; A&W Root Beer Dispenser -22”H; Pocket Match Safes – Masonic Lodge, Canadian Railway News Co. Ltd, The Eddy Co. Ltd and Grafton & Co. Clothing Mfg.; Counter/Desk Bells (2); Cast Iron Bull Dog Door Stop; Cast Iron Duck Paper Weight; “King”  5 Cent Candy Vending Machine, 28 ½”H; Collection of Vintage Tins; Dawes Black Horse Ale 20” Figural Mirror; Black Horse Ale Porcelain Beer Tray ( 5 variations); Black Horse Ale Porcelain Ash Trays (3 Variations); 1965 “Blackhorse Ale In Cans” Cardboard Box; Vintage “Drink Hires” Original Wood Barrel Soda Dispenser; Vintage Stoneware “Iced Tea” 2 Gallon Dispenser; Early Cutlery Tray; Early Butter Bowl;   

BOTTLES/SEALERS: “Calnans Dairy Picton Ont” 1 Qt. Dairy Bottle - EXC; “Prince Edward Dairies Picton” 1 Qt. Dairy Bottle – EXC; “Lee Grills Dairy Bellville Ont” 1 Qt. Dairy Bottle – EXC; “The Model Dairy Toronto: Pint Dairy Bottle; “Whitby Dairy A.D. Soloway” Pint Dairy Bottle; “Acme Dairy R.W. Dockeray” Pint Dairy Bottle; “Jas Walsh & Co 124 Berkely St. Toronto” Early Soda Bottle; “Bayle & Libby Toronto” Early Soda Bottle; “Hygeia Waters” J.J. McLaughlin Chemists, Quart Bottle; Beaver 1 Quart Sealers (2) both with crisp embossment;

ROYAL DOULTON FIGURES/WARES: RARE – “Ships Figurehead Series” Ajax 2908 300/950, Nelson 2928 216/950, Benmore 2909 300/950, Lalla Rookh 2910 296/950 all 4 with named wood bases; The Captain 2260; Captain Cook 2889;  Richard The Lionheart 3675; The Jester; “Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother” 3189 -1874/2250; Figure of the Year “Patricia” 3365; Autumn Breezes 1913; Autumn Breezes 1934; Maureen 1770; Top o’ the Hill 1849; Heart to Heart 2276; The Love Letter 2149;  Afternoon Tea1747; Sweet & Twenty 1298; Old Mother Hubbard 2314; The Cup of Tea 2322; The Old Balloon Seller 1315; Queen Victoria & Prince Albert 3256 -290/2500; Royal Doulton “Old English Coaching Scenes” Plates (5);

PORCELAIN/GLASS: Enamelled/Gilt Bristol Glass Cabinet Vase with floral details; End of Day Glass Baskets (2); Opalescent Blue & White Brides Basket; Art Glass Basket; Vintage Chintz Coffee/Tea Set – 6 pcs.; Misc. Chintz Table Wares;

COALPORT FIGURES: Henry V- 10”H; Richard II – 10”H

HUMMEL: “The Chapel Time Clock” #442 –The Love Lives on Series, 11”H; Hummel Figurines;

VINTAGE BLACK MEMORABILIA: Aunt Gemima Breakfast Club 6” Button, marked “Eat a Better Breakfast”; Framed, Black Segregation Sign on Paper “Colored Seated In Rear” by B&B signs, 4”x11”L, dated - Aug. 1 1921; 1930’s “Coon Chicken Inn” Cast Bronze Figural Match/Tooth Pick Holder and Die Cut Menu; Aunt Gemima Cast Iron Bank;   

MILITARY: Canadian WWII Mortar – on stand, nickel plated: War of 1812 Canon Balls, found in Niagara-on-the-Lake; WWII Canadian Photo Albums; WWII German Photos; WWI Bayonet with Scabbard, Canadian mark; WWII Military Helmet; RARE – WWI  RNAS “Royal Navy Air Service” Foot Locker marked “R.A. Blyth”, of hinged steel construction – VG ; Ca.1900 Belt Held Cartridge Case marked US and “Rock Island Arsenal”; Soldered Tin Canteen with brass threaded spout and bale handle; Nazi Era German 3rd Reich Oak/Leather Arm Chair with brass finials stamped ”Reichs Eigentum”, original leather, EXC; British WWII Porcelain Canteen with khaki marked “M.W.& S. Ltd. 1944 Normal”;

MARINE/NAUTICAL: Vintage Solid Brass Ships Wheel with threaded hub, 17” diameter; Hinged Tin Document Case marked “S.S. Dunelm” containing 1910 Department of Marine & Fisheries safety inspection certificate for the S.S. Dunelm; Original Muir Dry Docks & Port Weller Dry Docks Photos;

MUSICAL/RADIO:  Edison Standard Phonograph, Model D with external horn plays 2 & 4 minute cylinders; Lyraphone Gramophone by The Lippert Furniture Co. Berlin ONT (1917 -1921) 1953 Northern Electric “Midge” Tube Radio in blue, model 5708; Werco 1950’s “Dixie” Ukellele, 4 string, chromed cast metal, 21”L – EXC;

VINTAGE SPORTS COLLECTIBLES: O’Keefe’s Beverages “#10 Joe Primeau”
Blotter/Card: Coleco “Pro Stars Stanley Cup Hockey” Table Top Game in box with Guy Lafluer, Bobby Clark and Keith Magnuson on box; 1960’s Tresco “Skee Skate” Skate Board;

ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Ca.1890 English Oak Sideboard with pillared mirror back and carved details; Walnut Bow Front/Sides China Cabinet with carved details; Oak Dresser – 3 drawers; Mission Oak Rocker & Arm Chair; Ca.1900 Art Modern Hall Table in cast iron and wood; Oak Hall Tree; Oak Hall Stand; Cherry One Drawer Niagara Peninsula Lamp Table; C.1900 Oak Bevel Glass Mirror with 4 double hooks; Ochre Colored One Drawer Work Table; Western Ontario Pine Pail Bench, 3 tier, 40”W; Early 20th C Bakery Rack 5 tiers, cast iron castors, 5’H; Folky Carved Medicine Chest; Continental European Blanket Box with paint decorated & metal details; 1950’s Vintage Children’s Chairs (2) pressed steel and tubular, marked “Royal Metal Mfg. Galt Canada” 17”H;

VINTAGE LIGHTING: Rare -1890’s brass “Angle Lamp” Fixture, double head; Rare – Wanzer Mechanical Clock Work Oil Lamp: Pair of GWR Railway Brass Coach Car Lamps; Pattern Glass & Composite Oil Lamps; Double Sided Carriage Lamp; Dietz Carriage Lamp;   

COLLECTOR BOOKS/EPHEMERA/PHOTO/ALBUMS: RARE – “Beatles” Ticket marked Candlestick Park San Francisco Aug 29 1966 – MINT; RARE –  Woodstock Music And Art Fair Program “3 Days of Peace & Music” Aug 15, 1969, magazine formatted with musician profiles and advertising MINT; Stereoptic Views/Cards; 1930 “A. Prud’homme Hardware Catalog Montreal” 904 Pages, bilingual – EXC; “Outdoor Life” Magazines 15 Cents – Apr.1940, June 1941, March 1943, June 1937; Field & Stream Magazines 25 Cents – June 1944, April 1941, April 1947; Disney “Mickey Mouse Bedtime Stories” Children’s Book 1937 printing; 

TERMS: Cash, MasterCard, Visa and Debit, 10% buyer’s premium on all sales

 Directions:  Exit 57 Q.E.W. (Victoria Ave.) go south 8 km., east on Eighth Ave. 6kms. (Vineland) to Rockway Hall-2021 Reg. Rd. 69   


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