Began: 12/02/17 at 10:30 AM EST
Location: 1120 Inwood Dr, Marion, OH 43302

Located 1120 Inwood Dr. Maron, Ohio 43302, S. side of town on Barks Rd. to Lusch to Inwood Dr. turn W. (signs off Richland Rd. & Delaware Ave.) Grass Parking Available.

A great collection from start to finish of unique items. Mr. Ransome has done a great job in cleaning and restoring these pieces. The bulk of the auction will be sold in catalog order.

Pre-view Fri. 10-4. Online Bidding Available @ higginsauctions.com-Click here for online bidding and registration

GOLF CART-MOTORCYCLE-LAWN TRACTOR-MINI BIKES: 1960’s Jato “Walker Executive” gas 3 wheeled golf cart, s.n. 1074 (v.g.c.); 1969 Harley Davidson M65 motorcycle, 1119 mi. w/title (v.g.c.); ’64 JD 110 variable speed, 4 spd. (v.g.c.); 1970? Rupp 4 hp.  Roadster mini bike (v.g.c.); 60’s restored mini bike w/Crafts. 3.75 hp. eng.; 5 hp. mini bike; B&S 3 hp. gas eng. mtd. on display board; Vintage Toro 76″ three hand riding reel mower, nice

(5) GAS PUMPS-TIRE PUMPS: 1950’s Bennett “Polly Oil” gas pump; Late 50’s Tokeim “Harley Davisdon”  gas pump w/repro. globe; Bennett model 756 “Pure Oil” gas pump painted OSU theme & colors; 70’s Gulf Super No-Nox. gas pump; Tokeim Sohio gas pump, front only; (2) Eco Tireflator meter air pumps (pedestal & wall mount).

PETROLIANA: Several Lubester restored bulk tanks w/hand pumps (Harley Davidson, Mobil, Polly Motor Oil, Valvoline, Golden Shell, Sohio, Texaco, Standard, Sunoco, Pure Oil); Polly Penn & Harley Davidson greasers; metal barrel drums w/hand pumps (JD, Quaker State, Harley Davidson); 30” round porcelain Polarine Oils & greaser sign; (19) glass quart oil jars (Huffman, Hep Imp, Rhodes, etc.); 8 jar carrier; (27) quart (unopenend) motor oil cans (Valvoline, Penzoil); sev 5-10 gal. measuring cans (Pure Oil, Harley Davidson); Texaco Film Fyter windshield service paper towel dispenser; bulk oil tank converted to lighted display cabinet.

COCA-COLA & PEPSI COLA ITEMS: Vintage Coca Cola chest cooler w/lift up doors & bottom pop case storage; (2) original  Pepsi & Coca Cola coolers converted to padded seating benches (v.g.c.); Nat. Cash Register w/Coca Cola theme; 70’s Coca Cola elect. adv. clock; Pepsi 35 cent bottle vending machine, Lacrosse model LC54-6 model, working order

COIN OPER. VENDING MACHINES-PARKING METERS: Sev. coin oper. gumball, Peanut, candy vending machines being Venderana 10 cent, Columbus 1 cent gumball, Dak gumball; Northwestern dbl. head “Harley Davidson” vending machine; U Select It 15 cent candy machine; 1930’s coin oper. lighted popcorn vending machine; JD 5 cent Peanut, Coca Cola & Harley Davidson theme machines; (5) asst. coin op. parking meters 1 & 2 hour by Duncan Miller & Magie Hale; Firestone Tire theme dbl. 25 cent vending machine.

BEER & ADV. SIGNS: Approx. (18) neons by Schlitz, Lite, Coors, Miller Lite, Budweiser, Bud NFL, Michelob, Bud-N-Pizza, Yuengling Buckeye, Winsor Canadian, Lite Beer OSU Nat. Champions, Lite Pizza, Hudepohl Beer (from Richwood Hotel), Coors Light Skull, Marlboro, Jim Beam, Brutus Buckeye; sev. lighted by Bud, Pabst, Miller, Michelob revolving, Ice House, Old Milwaukee; Bud pocket watch w/girl; ass’t Genessee, Bud, Pabst, Busch, Bacardi, Michelob, Coors Super Bowl signs; Kennedy neon outdoor sign (from Upper Sandusky Funeral or Cabin Rental Business); Interstate Battery neon “Bobby Labonte” sign; Seagrams 7 round glass 18” thermo.

BARBER CHAIR-ANTIQUES-COLLECTIBLES: Beautiful porcelain barber chair by E. Berning Hause Co. Cinn, Oh. “Hercules” w/red leather in restored working order; 50’s metal tricycle; Radio childs scooter; brass fire ext.; oak Kellogg wall telephone; glass bottle fly trap; Good Year tire ashtray; Beacon Ray car strobe light; 4 sided hanging stop light; Vandorn Iron Works US Mail letter box; US Navy Mark V replica copper diving helmet; RCA Drive Inn window speakers w/Coca Cola base; Anti Septic Serilizer glass cabinet; Erie Railroad s.s. bucket; cast iron Railroad Crossing sign; elect. Pedestrain traffic light; cast iron hand grain grinder; L&M Cigarette adv. poster; etc.

OWNERS: Steve & Jackie Ransome 740-361-7499


Ben A. Higgins, Broker & Auctioneer

Ben F. Higgins, Realtor & Auctioneer

 Brad Higgins, Auctioneer



TERMS: Cash, check, VISA/MasterCard w/driver’s license. 4% Buyer’s Premium waived for cash or check. Statements made day of auction take precedence over printed material. Food concessions available. Join our free email list today!


Click on any image to view larger.

Click on any image to view larger.

Ben Higgins Realty & Auction Co., LLC


1210 Harding Hwy W. (SR 309) Marion, OH 43302

Your auction should be printing now. If not, please click here.