Began: 07/08/19 at 3:00 PM EDT
Location: 700 Hill St., Bucyrus, OH 44820

Located: 700 Hill St. Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 or SR 4 (N. side of town) to River St.  go 1 block W. (behind Hospital) to Plantway St. turn right  (N.) to Hill St. and go 3 blocks E.

Monday                    July 8, 2019                 3:00 PM

AUCTION ORDER: Starting with Jim Beam & Brewery bottles @ 3pm. Pool table & related sells @ 4PM, followed by tools. Garden tractor sells @ 5PM. Possible 2 auction rings!

VINTAGE JIM BEAM BOTTLE COLLECTION: Over (375) Jim Beam collector bottles mainly from 1950’s-1970’s, sev. with orig. boxes. Many vehicles, wildlife, states, personalities, horses, horse drawn, special events, etc. Sev. picts on our website @

OLD BREWERY BOTTLES: Sev. Bucyrus Brewery Bottling Company bottles with names to include Dick Brewing Co., F. Peter Silce, Deltz Beer, Dostal Bros., Donnenwirth & Bros., (All Bucyrus) Martins Bev. & Ice Upper Sand., Oh. etc.

VINTAGE BILLIARDS TABLE & RELATED: 1930-1940’S 20 cent coin operated pool table, 6’L x 41”W, 5½’ x ¾“ slate top, ball return, cue sticks; vintage pub table w/4 red & chrome bar stools; old 8 ½ ‘W x 30”H billiards/bar back wall mirror (needs new mirroring)

GARDEN TRACTOR-EQUIP.: JD 345 tractor, 18 hp./54” deck, power steering, 1009 hrs.; Poulan gas leaf blower; Mantis gas mini tiller; MTD 5 hp. rototiller; Crafts. 3.5 hp. gas lawn edger; (2) wheelbarrows; Crafts. 190cc gas pressure washer; gas weed trimmer; gas post hole auger; Werner 30’ alum. ext. ladders; sev. yard & garden hand tools.

SHOP TOOLS & RELATED: Acetylene torch outfit; Ridgid tap & die set; Ridgid & Rockwell power mitre saw; Stihl TS 350 gas concrete saw; Homelite chainsaw w/case; Crafts. 12” wood lathe; Crafts. 10” table saw; Crafts. joiner; (5) hand planes; hand saws; ladder jacks; hyd. jacks; log chains & binders; (5) lg. screw jacks; older surveyor transit w/box; spools of elect. wire; floor model drill presses; furn. clamps; pry bars; (2) 6’ work benches w/vises; radial arm saw; disc. sander; sev. power tools; broad axe; old tools; dovetail tool chest; USA F Bomb Sling wood case; platform scales w/wts.; cast iron 2 burner wood stove; old Sea King 5 hp. outboard motor; tool boxes; port. air compressor; tile cutter; hardware cabinets; lots of cans & totes of supplies; ext. cords; concrete tools; copper tubing; scrap wire & brass plumbing; building supplies; and lots of other tools & handyman items that Mr. Brause used on his rental units.

GUN & FLOOR SAFES: Smith Security Safe Co. 1 door combo. gun safe (burgundy color) 30”W x 74”H x 24 ¼“D, carpeted interior, lg. gun capacity, humidifier (nice); antique Cary Safe Co. N.Y. 23” W x 33” H combo. safe on wheels.

Thursday              July 11, 2019                       4:00PM

AUCTION ORDER: Starting with antiques & household on tables, copper pcs. & jars @ 5PM. Auto @ 6:15PM and Real Estate @ 6:30PM.

REAL ESTATE (SELLS @ 6:30): 1-owner brick ranch (1748+/- sq. ft.) home situated on 3 very nice mature & landscaped lots being Auditor Parcel #’s 8-0014484,8-0014485, & 8-0014490. Home consists of 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, a lg. kitchen with newer oak cabinetry, built in range & oven, lg. living room, utility room, screened in side patio, portioned full basement, 2 stall attached garage, rear concrete patio, home has gas boiler hot water heat, central air, several rooms with hardwood flooring. A nice home that warrants your inspection! Taxes are $2,051.60 per yr. based on homestead. Terms: $5,000 down (non-refundable with balance due in 45 days. Sells in as-is condition. To view please call our office.

ANTIQUE FURNITURE: 6 ½‘ high step back cupboard w/blind doors; oak washstand; vict. parlor stand; marble top parlor stand; fern stands; stick-n-ball rocker; gossip bench; platform rocker; (2) pine glass door corner cupboards; vict. book stand; turned leg stand  w/glass ball & claw feet; wicker rocker; flat dome top trunks; wicker child’s rocker; Early rope bed.

GRANDFATHER CLOCK-ORGAN-APPLIANCES-HOUSEHOLD: West Germ. 6’ G.F. clock w/moon dial; G.E. 15.8 side x side refrig. w/water & ice dispenser; Frig. stack on stack washer & dryer; older upright freezer; flatscreen TV; 5 pc. maple twin bedroom suite; (3) recliners; sofa; Singer console sewing machine; end tables; lamps; micro.; Life Time cookware; canning supplies; glass top patio table set; porch swing; knick-knacks; Bose Wave radio; Hammond elect. organ w/full keyboard; oval oak pedestal table with claw feet and (4) pressed back chairs; sev. Sheraton style wood legs only; pots, pans, dishes, bedding; Kissing Dutch boy & girl yard statues; gas grill; etc.

MID CENTURIES FURNISHINGS: Brickwede mahog. china hutch and drop leaf dining room table & chairs; 1950’s 3 pc. fullsize bedroom suite; 5 pc. Mediterranean full size bedroom suite; pr. of 1970’s lg. Gaudy table lamps w/felt shades; Duncan Phyfee drum table; Battle Creek 1 person elect. sitting sauna; (4) ceramic Christmas trees.

PICKING PCS.-ANTIQUES-PRIMITIVES-COLLECTIBLES: Copper Picking 1 qt. kettle, 3 gal., kettle, candy making bowl w/spider; 1952 Bucyrus, Oh. city plat map; (13) copper washing boilers; small 7 shot revolver (as-is); milk bottles mkd. W.F. Krichbaum Crestline, Oh., Page, Jewell, Ohio Farmer; Page Dairy milk can; asst. plastic & wire milk crates; (3) spittoons; Sterling candle holders; pressed & pattern glass; Ruby Flash dated pcs. includ. 1948 Ohio State Fair and 2 pc. Bulldog; McCoy vases; Weller floral jardinière; Sessions black mantle clock; weighted wall clock with glass door; sev. kero. lamps includ. banquet & finger lamps; Fenton marigold fluted bowl; (2) strands of sleigh bells; old flatware; men’s wrist watches; Zippo lighters; Sheaffers pen & pencil sets; local adv. pcs.; sev. smalls; (9) dolls include. ’72 Ideal Shirley Temple, 1988 Barbie; old games; old 33 records; Brownie 8mm projector; hook rug; linens; table cloths; vintage lady fur coat; alum. xmas tree; (14) cast iron skillets-Griswold #3, 5 & 8, Wagner 8, Findlay, etc.; sad irons; stone jug & crock; 1917 Keller-Buchman Family reunion yard long pict.; vict. lady metal plate; wood coffee grinder; tin toy cap cannon; rug beater; Burley Winter 7 pc. Tankard set; cuckoo clock; Early signed oil on canvas log cabin pict.; black rotary telephone; S&P shakers; cookbooks; hand painted pcs.; dep. glass; First Choice Bicep round thermo.; galv. tub; washboard; misc. license plates; Eldon Deluxe “slot racer” road race; egg basket; sev. Grainger Tobacco tins; (2) vint. smelt nets; brass gas lighting fixture; vint. wood windows; old books; and etc.

AUTOMOBILE (SELLS @ 6:15): 1980 Cadillac Coupe Deville, air, loaded, velour interior, only 45,018 orig. 1-owner miles, very clean and in good running cond.

OLD FRUIT & CANNING JARS: Approx. (40) old jars, sev. aqua highlights include Crandale-Pettee Fruit Juices jar, Mason “Marion” jar, 1858 jars, Climax telephone jar, (3) Lightning, 2 are amber; Queen & Masons, Wan-eta, Cocoa amber jar; etc!

Co-Trustees: Mrs. Cynthia K. Eusey

Mr. Edward A. Brause


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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