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Restaurant Resale

ABSOLUTE ESTATE AUCTION
Locust, NC

Classic Auctions will be Selling the Antiques, Historical Papers, Collectibles, & Household Items from the Hosford Estate (dec)

Saturday, July 1st, 2017 at 9am (Note Time)
Preview:  Day of Sale starting at 8am


Location and Map:   201 S Central Ave Locust, NC 28097
  DIRECTIONS FROM CHARLOTTE: FROM INTERSECTION OF I-485 & ALBEMARLE RD., TRAVEL EAST ON ALBEMARLE RD. TO TOWN OF LOCUST, AT 3RD STOPLIGHT TURN RIGHT, AUCTION ON LEFT.

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Due to the overwhelming amount of items,
we have moved it to our Air Conditioned Auction Facility.

Partial Listing:

  • 1937 Wurlitzer Juke Box Watch Video
  • Player Piano w/Rolls, Plays Perfect!! Watch Video
  • Early "The Gem Roller Organ" & Extra Rolls
  • 82 pc of Sterling Flatware Towle French Provincial
  • 48pc of Sterling Flatware Royal Danish International Sterling
  • Over 75pcs of other Misc Sterling Flatware Items
  • 50+ pcs of Silverplate Serving pcs
  • Qty of Sterling Silver Compotes, Candle Stands, & more
  • Lots of Pottery, some from their Home State of Ohio
  • 1864 Confederate War Bond One Hundred Dollar
  • One Dollar Confederate Note
  • Two Dollar Confederate Note
  • Five Dollar Confederate Note
  • Ten Dollar Confederate Note
  • Twenty Dollar Confederate Note
  • One Hundred Confederate Note
  • Five Hundred Dollar Stonewall Jackson Conf. Note
  • Certificate of Appointment to Sergeant in Company-H- 147th Regiment of N.Y> Vol 1864 Chester Ednen
  • George Bridge Discharge Papers from 41st Regiment Ohio Vol. Ing. Enlisted 2nd Sept. 1861, Discharge 31st Dec. 1864, Second Discharge 1865, Discharge Gld Solders Home 1897
  • Kid Ride, Antique "Swan" from Amusement Park Ride
  • Hoxie Bros Circus Poster, Sandersville
  • Metal Clown Balloon Sign
  • Gulf States Amusements Poster
  • (4) Early Pine Framed Mirrors
  • Large Metal Artwork Framed Mirror
  • Old Wooden "Dance Hall" & Skating Tonight Signs
  • Post Anvil
  • 1930's-40's Inspirational Poster
  • Early Blanket Chest
  • Wall Table
  • Brass Ships Porthole Mirror
  • Copper Umbrella Stand Walking Sticks & Canes
  • Cast Iron Base Bench
  • Handmade Quilts
  • Leather Suitcase
  • Sparks 1c Bubble Gum Slot Machine
  • Import Slot Machine
  • Dozens of Handmade Copper & Brass Items
  • Brass Ships Telegraph Lamp
  • Lures
  • Early Hand Made Baby Doll
  • Pine Wide Board Drop Leaf Table Hand Made
  • Pine 3 Drawer File Chest
  • Mixed Wood Hunt Board
  • (5) Binoculars
  • Several Wooden Dough Bowls
  • Unusual Ashtrays
  • Oil Painting 1864
  • Atmos Swiss LeCoultre Anniversary Clock
  • Brass Black Stare & Frost New York H&H French Clock w/ Wooden Carry Case
  • Early Brass & Pewter Candle Stands
  • (2) Cut-Pressglass Punch Bowls
  • 1908 Bender Painting
  • "On the Job" by A. Lassell Ripley
  • "A Promising Day" by A. Lassell Ripley
  • Very Early Oval Oil on Canvas Painting by Theodore Kelley from Philadelphia 1840
  • Suburban Home by Lindale
  • Oak Velvet Lined Box w/Compact on top (silver?)
  • Several Small Handmade Boxes
  • Old Brass Telephone Lamp
  • Early Flat Back Cupboard Handmade
  • 16 Drawer Pine Chest
  • Primitive Secretary 3 Drawer
  • Early Large Storage 2 Door Cabinet Handmade
  • Old Oak School Desk
  • (2) Large Farm Tables
  • Ukelele Made in Western Zone Germany
  • Small Early Banjo
  • 10+ Hand Knotted Large & Small Area Rugs
  • Lots of Split Oak Baskets Small to Cotton Basket Size
  • Small Hand Made Dbl Sided Table
  • Qty of Various Shapes & Styles of Wooden Boxes, Carpenter Boxes, Advertising, & more
  • Dovetail Blanket Chest
  • Small Collection of Black Memorabilia
  • Flatback Painted Cupboard
  • Early Pine Cupboard
  • Old Brass Bells
  • Cobblers Bench
  • Hosford's Cobblers Wooden Box
  • Several Styles of Early Wash Stands
  • Various Styles of Hand Made Dry Sinks
  • Wooden Wall Shelving
  • Wrought Iron Rack
  • Lots of Early & Modern Hand Made Pottery
  • Everything from Cups to Jugs
  • Lots of Framed Artwork from Early Magazine Covers to Unique Signed Artists
  • Split Oak Laundry Basket from Winchester Steam Laundry
  • Small Rock Collection
  • Stainless Pot Sets
  • Various Art Glass
  • (33) Albums 30's-40's-50's
  • Enamel Wave
  • Hand Carved Wooden Indian
  • (4) German Hohner Melodicas
  • Oak Framed Time Clock
  • Hand Carved Duck & other Birds
  • Blue Willow
  • Blenko & Murano Glass
  • Art Deco Vase
  • 1933 Worlds Far Ash Trays
  • 1930's Flapper Girl Photos
  • Advertising Items
  • 1916 DW Griffiths "The Birth of a Nation" Play Souvenir
  • 1918 DW Griffiths Hearts of the World Playbook
  • Deeds from 1800's to Early 1900's
  • Hansel & Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck, Thomas Hayes
  • (3) Large Boxes of Early Sheet Music
  • 1927 Fight Tuberculosis Poster
  • Lots of other Paper & Documents
  • Shoe Shine Seat
  • Hand made Milking Stools
  • Hundreds & Hundreds of Pieces of New Stoneware, Plates, Serving Pieces, Bowls, Cups, etc
  • Modern MCM Tables (lighted)
  • Old Wooden Sled
  • Murray 2 ton Diesel Peddle Tractor
  • Trunk of Costume Jewelry
  • Bedroom Suites
  • High Chairs
  • German Articulating Queen Louise Doll
  • Mission Oak Library Carousel
  • Lots of Various Old Chairs
  • (5) Flat Screen TV's
  • (12) Early Oak Arm Chairs
  • Matching Maytag 3000 Series Washer & Dryer Set (Red)
  • Sofas, Chairs, Rockers, Patio Sets, Tables, Misc Side Tables, Bar Stools, Office Chairs, Side Chairs
  • Zenith Allegro MCM Stereo w/ 8 Track & Record
  • Maple Dining Table w/ 6 Chairs
  • Jansen Small Piano
  • Floor Model Philco Radio-Record Player
  • 11pc Pecan Dining Room Suite, China Cabinet, Table, & 8 Chairs
  • 1950's Tole Painting Metal Platters
  • Carnival Glass
  • Goofus Glass
  • Amethyst
  • Crystal
  • Occupied Japan
  • Matching Washer & Dryer Set
  • Yamaha Electronic Drum Set, DTXPlorer, Drum Trigger Module, Frame, & Drums!!
  • Tama Snares
  • Link Taylor 4 Drawer Chest
  • Maple Bedroom Set
  • American Indian Artwork
  • Drew 4pc Bedroom Set
  • Ladies Drop Front Secretary
  • Sears Ted William Croquet Set
  • Oak China Cabinet
  • Wrought Iron & Wood Table Set
  • Lots of Bottles
  • Oak Bow Front China Cabinet
  • Brownie 300 Movie Projector
  • Round Claw Foot Center Table
  • Hundreds of Old Negatives from the 1950's
Due to the Unbelievable Amount of Small Items, there will be over 70 pallets of Box Lots!! These are not your usual Box Lots. Many of these are loaded with New Merchandise and some with Antiques, etc! If you are a re-seller, Flea Market Seller, etc, this is your dream Auction!!

Harry WM Hosford Steam Ship Group:

  • Mr. Harry Hosford had a Great Lakes Freighter named after him in the early 1900's. Grouping includes, Photos, Painted Tin, Misc Documents.
  • An Original Wooden Sign from the Ship. It was originally the F.B. Squire in 1906, then renamed The Harry Hosford in 1936. This sign has Both Names!!

Harry Hosford Paper Grouping:

  • Letter from ACME Engineering concerning the Vote on Women's Suffrage
  • Misc. Letters
  • Newspapers & Clippings
  • 1929 Letter from Indianapolis & Southeastern RR and Stock Tickets
  • Government Letter acquiring Land during WW2

Hester Hosford Grouping to include:

  • March 21st, 1913 Letter to Hester sent and Signed by President Woodrow Wilson
  • 1912 Woodrow Wilson Book written by Hester
  • 1924 "A Warning to Wives" 1st Edition Copy #1 written & signed by Hester
  • September 30th, 1915 White House Letter Signed
  • April 19th, 1924 White House Letter Signed
  • January 27, 1920 Document about Herbert Hoovers Presidency by Senator Gore signed
  • Lots of other interesting Letters, Articles, Pamphlets, & more; some while she lived at the Washington Hotel
  • Original Motion Picture Screen Play written by Hester "The Girl of the Sagebrush" copyright 1922

Auctioneer's Briefing: This is the Estate of Dolores Hosford (dec.) She was married to the Late Harry Hosford. Mr. Hosford was a part of the prominent Hosford Family in Ohio. Harry Hosford Sr was a multi-millionaire in the 30-40's. Even having a ship named after him, and was well known for his philanthropy work; even being on the cover of Time Magazine!! His Great-Aunt worked closely with President Woodrow Wilson. Much of their family heritage, Harry Jr. had preserved and will be sold in this Auction. This is a very unique and interesting Auction that you won't want to miss!!


   
TERMS: CASH, CREDIT (ONLY VISA, MASTERCARD & DISCOVER) OR DEBIT CARDS.
NO CHECKS ACCEPTED. ALL ITEMS MUST BE PAID FOR IN FULL ON SALE DAY. ALL ITEMS SELL AS-IS, WHERE IS WITHOUT WARRANTY. 10% BUYER'S PREMIUM. BRING YOUR TRUCKS & BE PREPARED TO MOVE ITEMS. ANNOUNCEMENTS ON SALE DAY TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ALL OTHER ADVERTISING.

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Tony Furr
704-791-8825
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NCAL 5508, NCREL 168339
SCAL 2893R
 
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704-791-8832

NCAL 6058, SCAL 3266R

 
John Daniels
704-507-1449

johnclassic3@gmail.com
NCAL 6163, SCAL 3774R

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