Huge Seed Corn Advertising & Farm Primitives Auction
The Leon Pralle Estate of Latimer, IA
Sunday August 23rd, 11:00 a.m.
Located: Wakonda Legion Hall, Wakonda, SD
This will be the 2nd and final auction to sell Leon’s massive collection of Seed Corn Advertising. Over 450 Cataloged lots! This will be a large, all-day auction, highlights include:
100’s of Seed Corn Signs—Large & Small: Many Pioneer including some very rare examples; ACCO; AgriPro; Asgrow; BEAR; Best’s; Blaney’s; Brrus; Cargil; Carlson’s; Coker; Cooper Feeds; Cornhusker; Crow’s; Several DeKalb; ENO’S; Farm Service Products; many Farmer’s Hybrid—some rare; Fontanelle; French’s; Frey; Frontier; Frundt; FS; Funk’s G; Garst; Gold Tag Ferry-Morse; Golden Harvest; Gries; Griswold’s; Gutwein; Haapala; Hegen; Hoegemeyer; Horizon; Hughes; Hulting; Iowealth; Jacques; Kent Feeds; Kingscrost; Kussmual; Laverty; Lester-Pfister; Lincoln; LOWE; Lynk’s; Malloy; McAllister; McCurdy Big M; Moew’s; Mullins; NC+; Northrup King; Okoboji w/ Indian Chief—rare; O’s Gold; PAG; Payco; Pfister; PIKE w/ Fish—rare & nice;Pocklington Poly-Gene; Pride; Producer’s; Ramy; Reed; Renze; Schaaf’s; Sokota; Standard’s; Steckley’s; Tekseed; Tomco; Tomahawk; Top Farm; Tracy’s; Trojan; United Hagie; Vigortone Feed; Vinton; Wilson; Winterset & more!
100+ Cloth Seed Corn Sacks! All brands including some very rare & graphic sacks! Also some sample sacks; most are clean and nice!
Cast Iron: Seat on fancy base “National Reaper & Mower”; Seats—DAINS, Grand Detour, Syracuse, Syracuse Junior; several no-name seats; Wagon Reach Plates; Planter Markers; Dempster Short-tail horse windmill weight; Litchfield Cut-out Wrench; Whitewater tool Box w/ Can Holder; tool boxes, various wrenches, oil can holder collection;
Antiques & Unique: Tox-o-Wix Salesman Sample Feed Bunk; DeLaval Sept. Tin Match Safe; Common Sense Seed Corn Tester; Ideal Corn Tester; Brass Steam Whistle; Cornsheller-Nuber; Early Wood Wagon Jack; Vintage Tools; Triumph Hand Planter; advertising canes; Seed Corn Brochures & Literature; Collection of Dept of Ag. Yearbooks of Agriculture—from 1900 to 1990’s; Collection of antique farming books;
Terms: Cash, Good Check, Visa, MasterCard. SD Sales tax applies onsite; Online Sales tax collected too; 10% Buyer’s Premium on all Internet, Absentee, & Phone-in bids. No onsite buyer’s premium.
Note: Leon was one of the Midwest’s most prolific collectors of seed corn advertising. A heavy focus on Pioneer & Farmer’s Hybrid, but includes pieces from all across the country. There will be a short early-bird session with rougher signs, sacks & misc.
Live Internet bidding available through www.GirardBid.com! Bid there without being there. Catalog posted approximately 2-weeks prior to the auction.
Leon Pralle Estate of Latimer, IA—Owner
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