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Auction #183169



Jun 19th 2021
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Saturday June 19, 2021 @ 9:00 AM
Sells Live on site @ Location: 4551 Powell Rd. Marion, Oh. 43302, (Grand Prairie Twp.) 6 mi. N. of Marion, 10 mi. S. of Bucyrus, 3.5 mi. E. of Brush Ridge, Signs off SR 4.

Estate of F. Merrel Lust, Marion Co. Probate Case # 21EST- 00042. Merrel was a large well known area farmer and also served on various Ag Boards including former Ag Credit being Chairman of the Board. His late wife Ruth Anne was a homemaker.
AUCTION ORDER: Ring 1 starting on Guns @ 9 am followed by Ammo, Knives, Belt Buckles, Farm Toys. Ring 2 starting @ 10 am on Household & Antiques. Auto, Mowers, Impl., sell @ 12:15 pm. Real Estate @ 1:15 pm.

REAL ESTATE (Sells @ 1:15 pm): Consisting of Spacious 1968 Brick ranch home (4002 +/- sq. ft.) containing 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, Living room, Lg. Family room with fireplace, dining room, office room, large utility room, kitchen, foyer, full unfinished basement divided into 5 rooms with fireplace, attached 28’ x 26’ garage, 2014 propane furnace, central air, Kinnetico water softener, (2) electric hot water heaters, large walk in cedar closet, 2 yr. old new metal roof, fenced in rear in ground swimming pool with 28’ x 6’ open pool shed. Improvements include 1995 Morton pole barn (38’ x 54’) with concrete, blacktop driveway, all situated on 2.639 +/- acres. Taxes are $3,114.18 per yr. based on homestead. To view please call our office. Terms: $6,000 down (non-refundable) day of auction with balance due in 45 days. Taxes prorated to closing.

APPLIANCES-PIANO-HOUSEHOLD: 2012 Kenmore side x side refrig. w/ water & ice; Whirlpool HE washer & dryer; Toshiba 54” flat screen TV; Baldwin piano (nice); 4pc. leather reclining L.R. suite w/ (2) love seats, sofa & recliner; Cochrane oak oval D.R. table w/ 6 arrow back chairs; sq. oak game table w/ 4 roll around chairs; 4pc. oak coffee/end table set; 2pc. B.R. suite; chests; bedroom pcs.; open bookcases; Thomasville D.R. table, 6 chairs, china hutch; tea cart; curio cabinets; rocker; sofa; occ. chairs; 2 door cedar wardrobe; Mid-Century furniture; davenport table; Broyhill desk; full size bed; 46” Decon’s bench; Waterfall cedar chest; (12) folding metal chairs; Sligh leather top desk; books; pyrex; corning ware; pots, pans, dishes, etc.
BILLIARDS TABLE- ANTIQUES-COLLECTIBLES: Edison Billiards reg. size slate top pool table; 1880’s Acme Professional 5 string banjo w/ Mother of Pearl & case; (2) Art Berry oil on canvas picts being 1978 Lover’s Bridge, Swartz Covered Bridge; Lg. 1979 Genus One Space Egg, both signed by Art; ornate Kero. bike lamp by Search Light; Bausch-Lomb microscope in wood case; Isaly & Andrews Milk bottles; sad irons; (11) wood barn pulleys; C.I. repro. Uncle Sam mech. bank; Rodgers Bros. flatware set in wood box; Lightning amber fruit jar; Harpster FFA jacket; sev. costume jewelry; Lefton figs.; over (100) porc. & glass Slipper & Boot collection, sev. Fenton; Mid-Cent. oil bead lamp w/ pedestal; hall tree; Buckeye & Champion cast iron impl. seats; Broad Axe; Fredericktown, Oh. #4 C.I. dinner bell; egg basket; Wagner skillet; (4) Chauffer Badges; misc. Arrow Heads; 4 ½ rolls of wheat pennies; smalls, etc.
(20) BELT BUCKLES: Being Hesston 89 & 90 Rodeo finals. IH, JD, ICIC Seeds, Garst Seed, etc.
FARM & CHILDREN’S TOYS: (3) 1/64 Big Bud tractors (NIB); JD 4960 tractor, JD 9500 combine; Casse Steiger 620 Quad Trac (NIB); (20) 1/64 asst. toys mainly JD; JD D, Farmall F-12; White Big Bud wind breaker jacket w/ Big Bud patch; Captain cast iron cap gun; 5pc. Lionel Train set; Holly Hobbie lunch box; 1970’s-80’s games; Fisher Price toys; (2) car models being Zinger dune buggy, 70’s Cadillac Eldorado; Struto metal dump truck; etc.
POCKET KNIVES: 30 plus to include Case XX Moby Dick scrimshaw w/ case, (4) other Case XX, Buck original Lone Ranger w/ silver bullet, New Case XX leather sheaths, & others
LONG GUNS-AMMO: Browning BBR .270 bolt rifle w/ box; Winc. 70 XTR feather w/ box, .257 Roberts; Browning BPS 12 ga.; (3) Winc. model 1897 12 ga. S.N.’s 395727 D, 1001612 E, 615813 E; Winc. 94 30-30; Stevens 311 H, .410 dbl. barrel; Stevens 22-410 over/under; (3) Winc. model 12, 12 ga. S.N.’s 1875089, 1696490, 1865438; Rem. 31 12 ga., slug barrel; Winc. 24 12 ga., dbl. barrel; (2) Winc. 70 XTR .270, w/ boxes; Winc. 70 XTR .243, w/ box; Winc. 70 .257 Roberts; Browning Auto-5 12 ga.; Winc. model 94 30-30, Bicentennial w/ box; Winchester model 94 30-30, Buffalo Bill, w/ box; Thompson Center 50 cal. muzzleloader w/ sling; Browning 12ga. vent slug barrel; Martin M-7 Lynx compound bow; 6 place gun cabinet; pump air gun; misc. boxes of ammo.
HAND GUNS: Colt New Frontier 22 revolver; Browning Challenger II .22 pistol; Colt Python .357 mag.; Ruger Mark II Target .22 pistol; Smith & Wesson model 27 .357 mag.; Winc. model 94 .44 mag. w/ box
CADILLAC & GRAIN TRUCK: 1989 Eldorado coupe, vinyl top, 4.5 V-8, leather, loaded only 97,449 orig. mi., clean car! 1964 Chevy 60 w/ 14’ Coby hoist bed, 40,600 mi., been sitting in the barn.
ZERO TURN MOWERS-IMPLEMENTS-WAGON-TOOLS-BARN ITEMS-MISC.: JD Z-720A zero-turn mower, 25hp., 60” deck, only 495 hrs.; Great Dane GOR61-25KHE/ Chariot, Kohler 25 hp Command, 61” deck new extra blades, 320 hrs. nice; Kuhn EL 23, 3 pt. 58” rear tiller, 540 pto like new; Landpride FDR1672, 3pt. 72” finish mower, nice; Coby 14’ flatbed wagon, new bed & tires, nice; (2) Lynx 40V. Litho. chainsaws; wheelbarrow; 1980’s JD gas grill; pull type snow mobile sled; hand & garden tools; Allistor Comm. U33DR door opener used on 18’ X 14’ door w/ trans. & button remote.

CO-EXECUTORS: Mrs. Karen Knopp, Mr. Joel Lust

Ben A. Higgins, Broker & Auctioneer
Ben F. Higgins, Realtor & Auctioneer
Brad Higgins, Dan Lessig, Auctioneers


Sells Live on site @ Location: 4551 Powell Rd. Marion, Oh. 43302, (Grand Prairie Twp.) 6 mi. N. of Marion, 10 mi. S. of Bucyrus, 3.5 mi. E. of Brush Ridge, Signs off SR 4.



TERMS: Cash, check, VISA/MasterCard w/driver’s license. 4% Convenience Fee waived for cash or check. Statements made day of auction take precedence over printed material. Concessions & Restrooms Available.