Began: 11/26/18 at 12:00 PM EST
Location: 146 Park Blvd., Marion, OH 43302

Located: 146 Park Blvd Marion, Ohio 43302, ½ block S. of W. Center St.


Estate of Michael S. Vanscoy Marion Co. Probate Court Case #18EST-00198. He was a retired Airforce Veteran.

AUCTION ORDER: Starting w/antiques & household on tables. Stereo equip., military items sell starting @ 1:30

REAL ESTATE (SELLS @ 3:00): Lg. older two story home (formerly duplexed) 2072+/- sq. ft. consisting of 9 rooms, 3 bedrooms. Upstairs has 2 bedrooms, kitchen and bath. Downstairs has 1 bedroom living  & dining room, partially remodeled kitchen, lg. bathroom, lg. utility room, den, enclosed rear porch, partial basement. Gas heat, 1988 24’ x 24’ detached garage situated on 60’ x 152’ city lot. Home is in need of repairs, but is very livable and comes with new kitchen cupboards & gas water heater. Use this home for single or duplexed residence. Taxes are $481.62 per yr. Terms: $3,000 down (non-refundable) with balance due in 30 days. Sells in as-is condition. To view please call our office.

SAFE-ANTIQUES-COLLECTIBLES: Hall Safe Co. 21” x 32” combo floor safe stenciled C.W. Ellison; Gibson 3 door oak ice box; round oak pedestal table; (6) Wisc. oak T-back chairs; hall tree; oak drop front desk; Empire round oak coffee table; (2) oak Mission Library desks; wood swivel office chair; 3 pc. leather insert coffee/end tables; waterfall chest; 1 room school desk; Art Deco desk; porcelain top kitchen table; cast iron dinnerbell; (2) galv. wash tubs; Horse collar mirror; candy beam scales; anniv. clock; 1 man crosscut saw; kero. lantern; (8) kero. lamps; (3) c.i. skillets; ice tongs; stone jug; powder horn; 1964 G.I. Joe “Action Soldier” in orig. box; Michelob Beer light; windup wall clock; lighted Stroh’s Beer Light w/black couple; brass nautical lamp; sheet music cabinet; (2) cue sticks w/cases; misc. Native Amer. and Harley Davidson items; sev. Easy Rider, Playboy and In the Wind magazines; cut loose bench; spurs; etc.

MILITARY ITEMS: (6) new old stock original US Army SMP “white gas” Coleman style lanterns in orig. military case; leather flying type helmet w/rubber earphones; (2) bayonets, 1-MA81 US Army; Army foot locker; cots; Air Force uniform; vintage military field desk box; sev. tubs of Camo. military issue clothes; Foreign military cap; trunks and more to be found.

VINTAGE STEREO & ELECTRONICS EQUIP.: Teac X-1000R reel to reel black tape recorder; misc. reels; Pioneer TX 9800 turner, new old stock in orig. box; (4) Bose 301 speakers; Marantz 4415 receiver; Pioneer DT-510 dig. audio timer; Pioneer CD disc player & equalizer; Pioneer cass. deck; Pioneer SX-253R receiver; Kenwood KD-50F turn table; Fisher RD-2003 tuner & ER-8150 cass. deck; Pioneer MA-62A mixer amp.; lg. oak stereo wall cabinet; DVD players; CD’s, DVD’s, etc.

APPLIANCE-HOUSEHOLD: Kenmore (black) 22 cu. side x side refrig. w/btm. freezer & ice maker (brand new); Kenmore matching washer & dryer (never used); 2 pc. leather living room suite; new fullsize box spring and mattress from Ashley Furn.; 16 drw. cherry bedroom chest w/lions head pulls and nightstand; cherry butlers chest; sofa; Mid Centery modern swivel chair w/wood back & leather; sev. chests and asst. stands; power lift chair; small kitchen island w/butcher block top; lamps; picts.; mahog. chest; metal office cabinet w/safe; (3) dressing screens; Eden Pure heater; octagon picnic table; kitchen items; etc.

COLLECTOR KINVES-SWORDS: Over 25 asst. knives & swords being Middle Ages themes and other blades;

TOOL TRAILER-TOOLS: 9’ Hi-Lo Camper made into port. tool shed on wheels w/tools; Crafts. 5 drw. rolla-round tool chest; 6’ work bench w/grinder & vise; 10 & 5 lb. anvils; hand & power tools; hardware; Harley chrome exhaust off ‘97 Bad Boy; Harley leather jacket; padded cycle  jacket; and other tools to be determined.

Administrator: Mr. Allen Vanscoy 

Attorney: Mr. Brent Rowland


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. Concessions Available.  


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Ben Higgins Realty & Auction Co., LLC

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

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