"The King will reply, "Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least 
of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me."     
Matthew 25:40 


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Antique Auction
New this year!

This sale will be held Friday evening, July 22, 2011 and starts at 6:30 pm. 

Here are some of the great items that will be auctioned!
Discover a treasure for your home!

Working Antique Apple Press
Donated by Terry Robertson Family,
Vermillion, SD

Antique Grinder
Donated by Terry Robertson Family,
Vermillion, SD

"Little Orphan Annie and Sandy"
A big little book by Harold Gray
copyright 1933


"The Little Puppy That Wanted to Know Too Much"
A children's book with jacket
by Kenneth Graham Duffield
copyright 1920 thirty illustrations


"The Green Book of Birds of America"
book by Frank G. Ashbrook
illustrations by Paul Moller
containing the orders of perching birds
one in a series of three books
copyright 1931
Whitman Publishing Co.


"White Stockings and Other Tales"
children's book in original box containing three stories
"White Stockings" by Lila Kramer
"When Philip Forgot" by Zoe Meyer
"Thoughts With Wings" by Lucy E. Kellerhouse
illustrated by Dee Dobbin
Unity School of Christianity, Kansas City, MO first printing


Four 1941 Magazines
Life, July 7, 1941, defense issue
Life, July 21, 1941 "Singapore's Commander in Chief"
The Saturday Evening Post, August 9, 1941
"Let the Gun Talk"
The Saturday Evening Post, July 12, 1941
"England's War at Sea"


Children's Literature
Four books from Metropolitan Church Assn.
"God's Beautiful Out-of-Doors"
 by Mary Craig Simons copyright 1930
"Stories for the Children's Hour, The Children's Favorite Bible Stories" 1926
"Best Bible Stories for Children" 1926
"Child's Book of Bible Stories"
from M.A. Donohue & Co.


Two Child Improvement Games
by Child Welfare Publisher, Inc., Evanston, Ill.
patented Nov.12, 1929
"Nature Story Play"
by Ideal Book Publishers, Chicago
patented July 23, 1928


"Honk the Moose"
hardcover book with jacket by Phil Strong
pictures by Kurt Wiese
 Dodd, Mead, & Company, New York, 1936


A Field Guide to the Birds
Hardcover book with clear plastic cover
Text and illustrations by Roger Tory Peterson
Houghton Mifflin Company Boston
second revised and enlarged edition,
printed 1956, copyright 1934, 1939, and 1947

Two Magazines
Outdoor Life and Field and Stream
August 1941 issues


Three books published by Floyd Clymer:
Plymouth Owner's Handbook by Hank Elfrink, 1955
The Book of the B.S.A. by W.C. Haycraft, 1947
The Motorcyclist's Workshop by "Torrens", 1951



Spice Box
16 1/2" x 10 3/4" x 5 1/4"
Once belonged to the Zerber family who lived southeast of Marion, SD. It is a wooden wall hung box with eight drawers, possibly made during the World War era or shortly thereafter.

Donated anonymously


Bridal Basket
13" x 12" x 11"
Owner was married in 1908 and died in 1921.
Probably a wedding gift. Donated by the third owner, anonymously.


Single Tree, Draft Horse Equipment
33 inches long
Used in horse drawn equipment to which the horse was hitched.

Donated by Peter Preheim


Green Depression Glass
Four (4) pieces of depression glass
(only one pictured)

Donor - Anonymous


Etched Bowl
Beautiful clear-glass etched bowl
Age and origin unknown

Donor - Anonymous


Antique Doll Carriage
A beautiful doll carriage - age and origin unknown

Donor - Anonymous


Carnival Glass Bowl
About 7" x 4"
iridescent gold, belonged to Justina Janzen Tenhoff

Donated by Loyal and Bertha Klassen



Donated by David Harder

Three Crocks
About 7" x 5" and 5" x 3"
Small piece has a rounded bottom, possibly a mortar

Donated by Loyal and Bertha Klassen


Hibbard Glider - 34" long
Belonged to James Tenhoff

Donated by Loyal and Bertha Klassen


Laundry Stomper
Manufactured in Galesburg, Illinois

Donated by Loyal and Bertha Klassen


Forms for shoe repair

Donated by Lena and Anna Ewert


From Klassen Lumber Co. 
from Delft and Mt. Lake Lumber Yard

Donated by Lena and Anna Ewert


Pink Depression Glass Relish Tray Set
Four square and rectangular trays that fit together as one piece

Donated by Diane Dick


Antique Oil Lamp
18 1/2" tall
Green base, Spanish dancers painted in white on clear glass

Donated by Diane Dick


Green Glass Coca-Cola Bottles
A set of four (4) 10" Coca-Cola bottles
and one (1) 8" Coca-Cola bottle.
The small bottle has "Sioux City, Iowa" on the base.

Donor - Anonymous

1938 Twentieth-Century Dictionary Unabridged
Perfect for a wordsmith this 1938 dictionary has words and definitions that have since been changed due to technology.

Donor - Anonymous


Farwell Ozum Kirk and Co. St. Paul Bottle Capper
The original tag is still on this magnificent bottle capper.

Donor - Anonymous


"Puff" Quilt

60"x 70"
This quilt was made by an unknown person (probably a grandmother of the donor) and has lain in a cedar chest for the last 55  years. It is in remarkably good condition. Appears to be hand sewn and is tied between "puffs". This is not a style seen currently.
Upper and under portions made of cotton.
Filling unknown.

Donated by Joyce Janzen


1812 Portland Wood Stove
including stovepipe
The stove is a Franklin Mayflower 1812
manufactured by the Portland Stove Foundry

Donated by Mark and Marie Dahloff


Toy Woodie Wagon (Car)
Irwin on trunk cover, plastic, rubber tires, some metal

Donated by Ed Duerksen

"Gott Segne Unser Heim"
German picture saying
15" x 27"
Decorative wood frame with gold accent

Donated by Velma Stoesz


"The Lord's Supper"
Wall Hanging
approximately 15" x 27"
Gold colored wood frame, rounded corners, flat bottom and oval type top with a glass front

Donated by Velma Stoesz


Rocking Horse
Well loved rocking horse approximately 22" high and 35" long.

Donor - Anonymous


Fine Porcelain Plate
JKW 1930 Western Germany Plate

Donor - Anonymous


Westinghouse Portable 1945 Radio
Model H-126
"Little Jewel" Refrigerator
105/125 volts, 50/60 cycles, AC or DC, 35 watts

Donor - Anonymous


Rhythms and Rimes, The World of Music
By Mabelle Glenn, Helen S. Leavitt, Victor L. F. Rebmann, Earl L. Baker
Art Editor, C. Valentine Kirby
Copyright, 1936 by Ginn and Company in the Philippine Islands
This book was from the Garretson High School Library in 1942

Donor - Anonymous


German Psalm Book
Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1884 by Enander and Bohman in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C.

Donor - Anonymous


"Four Thousand Questions and Answers on the Old and New Testaments" Book
Copyright 1898 by A. J. Holman & Co.

Donor - Anonymous


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