Begins: 11/12/19 at 3:30 PM EST
Location: 1803 Smeltzer Rd, Marion, OH 43302

Located: 1803 Smeltzer Rd. Marion, Oh 43302, just S. of Marion off SR 4.

Estate of Samuel P. Walston Marion County Probate Court Case #19EST-00157. Sam previously had a longtime used car dealership for many yrs. Off road parking available weather permitting

REAL ESTATE (SELLS @ 6PM): Clean older ranch style home (1151+/-sq. ft.) consisting of 3 bedrooms, full bath, family & dining rooms, lg. utility room, 14’ x 12’ enclosed rear patio room leading to wood deck. Detached 24’ x 24’ garage with 6’ x 24’ side porch. Great rear view of secluded large rear yard. Property boasts of 1.086+/- acres. Home has had several newer updates including gas furnace, central air, septic system, metal roof & windows. Taxes are $746.78 per yr. based on homestead. Terms: $5,000 down (non-refundable) with balance due in 45 days. Taxes prorated to closing. To view please call our office.

AUTO: 2003 Subaru WRX Turbo sedan, air, 5 spd., air.

GOLD AND COINS: 2013 Liberty $1 gold 1 oz.; 122 AD Roman coin; 1979 Susan B Anthony dollars; (12) 1964-68 JFK silver halves; (5) Morgan & Peace silver dollars; 1952 Ben Franklin half; 1853 Seated Liberty quarter; 1900 Barber half; 1910 Liberty Head nickel; (3) 1899-1903 Indian Head pennies; 1948 Lincoln penny; 1928 Mercury &1963 Roosevelt dimes; 1965 Canadian dollar; (2) 1964, (2) 1968, (2) 1995 coin sets; misc. silver coins & pennies; (14) US Proof sets 1936-2006; (24) JFK dollars; (27) Kennedy halves.

GUNS & MILITARY ITEMS: Stevens Marksman .22 single shot rifle; Ranger 101-3, 20 ga. bolt; J.C. Higgins 30, .22 semi auto rifle; H&R 088, 12 ga. single; Mossberg C45A, .22 SL bolt rifle; C.V.A. 50 cal. full stock muzzleloader w/cap box; C.V.A. .45 cal. black powder pistol; WWII Japanese bolt action rifle; misc. ammo; WWII Japanese sword; K of C fraternal sword; WWII leather leggings;  WWII Military sewing kit; nice set of (60) rare glass Photographic negative plates by Chicago Projecting Co. in wood box; etc.

ANTIQUES-COLLECTIBLES: Lg. 1800’s early Pioneer man picture with his double barrel shotgun and  dog on his lap in very nice ornate frame; rare P.C. Williams Dial Electro-Magnetic Machine w/Electrodes in wood box; (3) flat & domed top trunks;  foot warmer; flat iron; Dep. Era buffet & china cabinet; Saito Co. 5 pc. bamboo fly rod in case; Ansonia mantle clock; brass spittoon; oak slant top office desk; Gruen Veri-Thin wrist watch; skeleton keys; butter paddle; carnival glass bowl; stereo optic viewer w/3 cards; (18) Ford, Chevy, McDeering, Fordson, manuals; (6) 1930’s Harding Quiver yearbooks; over (100) 33⅓ records, approx. (50) 45 records; Birdseye maple lowboy dresser; (2) kero. lamps; 1902 Wagner 3 pt. alum. tea kettle; cuff links; (3) fur coats; whiskey decanter bottles; (10) wood paned windows; kero. lantern; etc.

HOUSEHOLD: (2) elect. lift chairs, 1-La-Z-Boy, like new; Whirlpool washer & dryer; recliner; leather sofa; (3) single beds; 2 pc. living room suite; end tables; folding wheelchair; electric range; convection oven/microwave; round oak pedestal table w/4 chairs; books; pots, pans, dishes, bedding, etc.

TOOLS: Vintage Snap-On 11 drw. tool chest on wheels; floor jack; Rockwell 10” table saw; air comp.; battery charger; air tank; wheel barrow; power tools; floor jacks; McCullough chainsaw; hand tools; etc.

Executor: Mrs. Kathy Laird/Attorney: Mr. Ted Frericks IV


Ben A. Higgins, Broker & Auctioneer

Ben F Higgins, Realtor & Auctioneer

Brad Higgins, Auctioneer

Jon Axthelm, Apprentice



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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