SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th. 70-YEAR ANTIQUE COLLECTOR’S SALE #2. 11 am 1011 230th Street, Aledo, IL 61231

Saturday, Sept. 12-9 am   AND   Sunday, Sept. 13   11 am

1011 230th Street   Aledo, IL 61231

2.5 mi. west of Viola, IL and 1.5 miles north

For 7 decades, the Richardson family of rural Viola gathered antiques & household goods for their log home & rural property. This sale is absolutely one of the largest we’ve ever undertaken & is enriched with antiques from nearly every category, dating back to 1896. Two auction rings will move through more than 5,000 items in two full days. Food on site Saturday, but not Sunday.

Some items may be moved from one day to the other by sale day. This list represents about 60% of day two. Still unpacking.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 13  11 am-Doors open at 10 am

COLLECTIBLES: RockOla juke box w/ Delta Queen on front, vintage bicycle (outside) for decorative only, Model T headlight lenses, wood lobster trap, hand crank cider press, hatboxes & hats, wood hatbox, large Fairbanks floor food scale w/ weights, jewelry, vintage hammer/ax/nail puller, 1-gallon glass jar, Plasticville Colonial Mansion toy kit set, Beetles poster (yes, we spelled it right), giant rolling pin, vintage 3-heart cake pans in frame (not for cooking), vintage picture frames, corn sheller metal “guts” (wheel/metal teeth), large cream cans, baby carriages, small washboard, cheeseboxes, doll bed, old tins, number tacks 1-50, rug beater, vintage children’s toys, Army gas can, fruit baskets, bu. & ½ bu. wicker baskets, vintage 1960s Schwinn bicycles, cast iron sink base, wicker fishing creels, doll toys, cow skull, deer antlers & skull, trivets, Campbells Soup thermoses, very old sewing machine, slaw cutter, Singer sewing machine in case, Eagle canvas water bag, One Way highway sign, wood crates inc. 7-Up & Coca Cola, small ice skates, Barbie book covers, oil lamp base, ice cream bucket, 50’s ceiling lamp, yarn bob, racing piegeon carrier, toy excavator, metal washtubs, metal buckets, cast base clock, baby bed, nail kegs, US flags, very large hoist pulley, 1962 Ladies Auxiliary Scott County Barracks No. 1504 Veterans of WWI flags, steel boiler, 5’ long 1 ½” glass rod, typesetter tray, vintage tractor wrenches, vintage wringer washer, coal scoop, Coca Cola upright cooler, wire bird cage, Easter lights, kids xylophone, flour sifter, enamel pan, owl string of lights, bowling pins, lead typsetters box with type inside (rough), toy wagon, large wasp nest, enamel bed urinals, vintage Phillips 66 glass sign, coal shovel, rubber alligator, square hatbox, jewelry box, cast iron kettle, cast iron tall candle holders, old wagon wheel, “Flinch” card game, multigame cube 138 pieces, Drambuie wood box, vintage Christmas ornaments, vintage wood bowl square hand-carved, vintage men’s hats, hand-held candle holder, optigraph viewer, sm. crocks, 2 1-gallon jars, 1-gallon candy dish, Edgeworth Plugs tin, small jewelry box, 3 pottery pcs w/ lids, Wagner “O” cast iron cookpot, large Wagner skillet, cast iron fish cooker, Munson Alfalfa Seed bag, Pioneer old seed bag, scythe, ice tongs, tractor wrenches, large metal saw, John Deere sign, crosscut saw, handsaw, oil can/spout, wood yard rake, oil lamp, Western 3-gallon crock, metal leaf lamp, copper pig plates, blue bowl, hand grindstone, grocer scale, world map framed, oil can w/ spout, rooster, Coca-Cola display racks, stained glass door, elk picture, old trunk, cute 3-4’ picket fence, ladies roller skates, glass rods.

ANIMAL:  Lots of single & double trees, metal feed scoop, horse collrsr, rubber turkey decoy, horse bits, bridals.

EQUIPMENT: Several antique steel wheels (some pair w/ axles),scrap Westinghouse fridge,4-wheel garden seat, Honda 9.0 pressure washer on wheels, McCulloch 5700 watt generator, kersosene heater, Crepaco stainless steel Style O tank, Onan diesel generator, Homelite Mudbuster pressure washer.

FURNITURE: 2-drawer drop-down leaf table, marble shelf top, upright chair (no seat), small mirrored hutch/dresser, drop-down study & storage bureau w/ walnut overlays, bed (walnut), vintage 1940s Singer sewing machine in Brentwood round-top case, straightback wood chair, oversize fabric upright chair (needs refabric), ornate end table, marble-top mirrored 1940s dresser, beautiful vintage letterpress typesetting drawer, full bed w/ ornate suspended headboard, vintage librarian card large shelf unit, vintage wood table & chairs, 8-leg wood table, 6-drawer bureau, serpentine front double-out table, vintage kitchen chrome kitchen table, round 3’ picnic table, large heavy 5-drawer bureau, small white dresser/table, homemade horse electric lamp, queen bed w/ homemade fencing headboard, 3-drawer dresser, wood fold-up chair, vintage brass floor lamp, open-weave metal 3’ round picnic table, cast iron base footstool, old bureau, 2-student school desk, vintage rocking & straightback chairs, high chair, brass lamp, enamel tabletop, enamel top table, porcelain bath bath, rocking chairs, large enclosed shelving bureau w/ 2 drawers, 2 doors, 3 shelves, lamps, Hartford folding bench, wood child’s bedframe, metal headboard & footboard, furniture legs, wood storage rack, display cupboard, 4-shelf metal rack, 1960s display hutch, mirror, small woodstove, upright work table, 2 wood stools, vintage metal shelving unit, vintage white wall mirror, small 2-drawer dressers, old square trunk, heavy brass & marble electric lamp, homemade rack, church pew, single tree ceiling light fixture, lots of bifold doors.

SHOP/GARAGE: Antique Salem Mfg. benchtop hand crank press, Crepaco stainless steel Style O tank, 50+ vintage long-handled tools, HavAHart trap, pipe cutter, pipe vises, nails, lead acid battery charger, Porter-Cable palm sander, air chuck grinder, corn shovel, hedge trimmer, pipe wrench, 14-gallon Shop Vac, saw, B&D sander, Craftsman cordless stapler, well hand pump, drop light, Remington forced air heater, large metal storage/parts bin, vintage Airco Model 444 miniature circular saw, vintage scale, wood-handled shovel, parts bin, anvil, wood chisel, 5’ wood stepladder, small shovel.

HOUSEHOLD: Kitchen faucet set (NIB), candles, seashells, pressure cooker, Nelco sewing machine, Singer Stylist sewing machine in case, gift wrap, cookware, crutches, Baldwin plumbing fixtures (most NIB), corn sheller metal “guts”, Texas Hold ‘Em training set (NIB), several baker’s half sheet aluminum pans (NIB), clothes drying rack, silverware, aluminum cake pans & baking pans, cake plate, Christmas decorations, 5’ stepladder, Cosco painting ladder, Christmas bows, 20 bolts of fabric, snowman clock, fishing poles, cake/bundt, muffin tins, camera, 2 flour whisks, Armor Bearer hat, spring loaded Handy Junior button machine, golf clubs, large metal serving trays, 18” mixing bowl, tall wicker planter, 3-tier basket storage, Christmas decorations, wooden bucket set of 3, birdhouse, dog gate, wood bench, Emerson flatscreen tv, camo hat, casserole dish, blender, cruet, beer steins, Christmas tree ornaments in totes, small cast iron skillet, Christmas & Easter cake pans, food dehydrator, enamelware, baskets, electric crockpot-large, pastry press set, Country Gate plates, Maurice of California plate, egg beater, wood eggs, set of rooster plates, CDs, VHS, homemade hanger, knitting material, small electric lamp, hot dog fork, rooster, 2 jewelry boxes, light bulb hi-reach exchanger, square cake plate, cookware, coffee maker, KitchenAid mixer & bowls w/ accessories, large basket, 2 plastic cleaning buckets, golf balls, pie plates, lots of tins, 2 tin baskets, cast iron corn bread pan, other cast iron skillets, oil-free turkey fryer, footbath, pressure canner, Liberty metal detector, 2 ext. wall lamps, 4-wheel fold up cart.

AMMO: Box of copper reload primers, hand reloader, holster, shoulder holster, hunting vest, 12g. shotgun shells, hardshell long gun case.

VEHICLES/EQUIPMENT: 2006 Jeep Wrangler 5-speed trail rated 88,603 miles (mint), 2010 Ford F-150 pickup truck (just went through overhaul) 168,000 apprx. mi., Haulmark 8’ enclosed trailer, JD 4×2 Gator w/ dump box, old trailer made up for parades, Haulmark 8’ enclosed trailer, wheeled Craftmsan weed whippers, 1975 Honda CB360T motorcycle w/ helmet, rare Schwinn 1960s bicycle, AMF Roadmaster gas motorized moped, Swisher pull lawn mower, two riding mowers (Toro & Craftsman), small kids 4-wheeler.

COMMERCIAL: Juki #LBH-771 commercial sewing machine w/ cutters & tables, Rhapsody wheelchair.


Walnut Creek Auction Company, LLC

1694 320th Street  Sherrard, IL 61281   309/558-8200

Photos & inventory at or Terms will be read and posted at the auction site. Some larger items may be left overnight with the buyer responsible for its safety. Gates will be locked between auctions. Accepting cash and checks only. No credit or debit cards. Titled vehicles paid by check will be held unless accompanied by bank letter of credit approving expenditure signed by bank officer.