October Farm Literature Auction
Friday October 26th, 11:00 a.m.
Located: Wakonda Legion Hall, Wakonda, SD
This Auction includes a large dispersal of JD & CAT literature from a retired CAT salesman along with a great collection of COMBINE literature. A brief list of highlights includes:
John Deere: 1930’s General Sales Catalog—JD Plow Co. of KC, MO; JD 19-teens Modern Farming Catalog—Pender, NE; 1958 30-series “Step Up” Brochure; ’73 7020/7520 Brochure; ’72 175hp Brochure w/ 4320; 1940 D Brochure; 1940 H Brochure; 1950 A-B-G Tractor Brochure; 3010-410 Brochure; What’s new for ’73 Sales Book; Kinze Repower Brochure; 1960 Hi-Lo Rice Combines Brochure; ’69 Rice Combines; ’75 & ’76 Hillside Combine Brochures; ’76 Rice Combines; 1950 12A Combine; #30 Auger Combine Brochure; ’64 SP/PT Combines; ’72 Hay Cubers; 1949 Combine Large Postcard; 50-series Combine Poster; S-series Combine Posters; 1936 Field Service Bulletins Binder; 1918 Pocket Ledger; 1929 Contract Book; ’55 Modern Farming; ’61 Modern Farming; ’64 Modern Farming; ’68 Construction & Utility Equip. Buyer’s Guides; Centennial Watch Fob; Employee ID Pinbacks—JD Tractor Works & Ottumwa Works; 2-leg Thermometer—Elkhart, KS; 12” Level—Salina, KS; Modern Clock w/ 730 Tractor; (3) IH 4-leg Deer PS Cardboard 1qt Cans; JD Gold Belt Buckles; ’73 JD Denver Pendent; Horicon History Book;
CAT: Straw Hat from Salina, KS—very nice; 1931 Combine Sales Catalog; 1941 & 1952 Dealer Sales Presentation Book; 1955 “Memento of your Visit” Book; Diesel Engines Dealer Sales Book; Performance Handbooks #1 thru #35; Cat-HOLT Combine Brochure; 1968 CAT-Towner Dealer Sales Book; CAT HOLT #34 & #38 Combine Manuals; 1971 thru 2013 Foley Tractor Co. Large Wall Calendars; Sliding Yardstick—Salina, KS; Hand Fans; several large box lots of brochures—1960’s thru 1990’s; several early Manuals—Crawlers, Combines & Equipment;
IH: 1950’s General Sales Manual w/ 100 thru 400’s plus Electrall’s; 453 Hillside Combine Brochure; #141 Hillside Combine Brochure; 1979 Rice Combine Brochure; several other Combine brochures; 1976 4wd Brochure; Farmall System of Farming Brochure; 86-series 4wd Brochures—US & Canadian; Cub Brochure; LB Engines Brochure; IH Refrigerator & Freezer Brochures; 1256 Manual; Early Mogul/Titan Square Cane;
Oliver: Small SST “Certified User” NOS Sign; Diesel Tractors Thermometer—Newell, IA; NOS Grill Emblem for 550; White-Oliver Pearl Handle Pocket Knife; WHITE Pocket Knives; Golf Tee Markers NIP; 1928-29 Hart-Parr Sales Manual; Oliver 1940’s Contract Packs; Several Tractor, Combine & Equipment Brochures; OC-6 Crawler Brochure; Red River Special Threshers Brochure;
Allis-Chalmers: AC-Rumley Combine Brochure; Gleaner-Baldwin AH Hillside Combine Brochure; many All-crop Combine brochures; 440 4wd Brochure; Terra Tiger Postcard & Brochures; UC All-Crop Tractor Brochure; WD-45 Brochures, other tractors & equipment
Combine Brochures & Literature: Case 302 Side-Leveling Combine Brochure; Case 660 Edible Bean Combine Brochure; Huber Harvest King Combine Brochure; MF #8 Research Plot Combine Brochure—unique; 1950’s Claas Combine Brochure—unique; Large collection of brochures of all brands, includes: Rumely, Gleaner, CASE, Cockshutt, Co-op, Avery, CLAAS, MH Clipper, New Holland, Ford/Wood Bros, Minneapolis-Moline, Massey-Ferguson and others;
Other Farm Literature & Memorabilia: Emerson-Brantingham Celluloid Pocket Stone—Dallas, TX; Ford Tractor Visor; Ford Tractors & Equipment brochures; Ford Farming Magazines; New Idea Uni-System Brochures; Avery Jack Brochure; Belle City Threshers; Case 350 Tractor; MM G-955 Tractor; Wood Bros Threshing Catalog; Harvestore Silo Literature; several box lots of newer literature of all brands;
Terms: Cash, Good Check, Visa, MasterCard. SD Sales tax applies. 10% Buyer’s Premium on Internet & Absentee bids only. Absentee bids welcomed & encouraged!
Note: This is a much larger auction than it looks! There will be a short “EARLY BIRD” Auction at 10:45 with box lots of literature, manuals and misc.. Very clean collection with some very unique pieces!
Jerry May of Salina, KS—Owner plus other smaller consignments and dispersals.
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