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Antique Tool & Primitives Absolute Auction

by Aumann Auctions, Inc.


Feb 20, 2006 - 10:00 A.M. Central


Aumann Auction Center
20114 IL Rt. 16
Nokomis, IL 62075


This will be a great auction with many Keen Kutter, Winchester and early primitive tools.

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Conducted By

Aumann Auctions, Inc.

20114 Illinois Route 16
Nokomis, IL 62075


Auction Listing

Presidents Day Auction. Monday, February 20th 2006
Doors open at 8:00 a.m., Auction starts at 10:00 a.m.
Featuring Primitives and Primitive Tools

Shapleigh’s: 1951 House Furnishings Catalogue; 1952 Sporting Goods Catalogue; fishing reel NIB; 1904 St. Louis Worlds Fair enamel cup; paper fans; levels, wrenches; oil cans, minnow buckets; kerosene lamp & blow torch; seed sewer; ice skates and many more items.

Keen Kutter:  Plywood die cut-display board, with Keen Kutter Cutlery and Tool logos; rare post card, black memorabilia post mark 1909 and reads "The dog doesn’t mind, He knows it won’t hurt-It’s a Keen Kutter"; level; minnow bucket; draw knife; E.C. Simmons Keen Kutter catalogue, copyright  in 1939; folding rules; shears; safety razors NIB; razor hones NIB; claw hammer; hatchets; gas can; thermos; apple peeler; meat and food grinder; Keen Kutter Val-Test Quality Hardware light up clock. 50" x 15"; Fox Hardware Co. Madisonville, KY sign. 10"x 27 1/2"; many more tools.

Salesman Samples: Sample Cast Iron stove with pan and bucket; scooter, marked Chivario Bros.; wooden attic ladder, complete with handrails; wooden door with screen, has case but case is worn; copper wash boiler, 9x4 ˝; axe, has EC Simmons on head, 3" x 8."

Winchester Items: -Bushel scale, all brass; flashlight; safety razor and a few other misc. pieces.

Buster Brown: 2 store displays featuring a ring and a whistle.

Misc. Items:  Child’s rickshaw; U.S.A. Navy Chaulkware doll; 2 coffee grinders and a Meyer Bro. Coffee scoop; Sad irons and a salesman sample Sad iron, patent in the 1900’s; Universal Fruit Crusher American Wringer Co. Inc. Woonsocket Uncle Amos and Aunt Jemima 2 syrups and a salt and pepper shaker (5 1/2" tall); spoke shavers; buck saws; spill planes; wooden hay forks; stone ware.

There will be over 200 lots on line and several wagon loads in addition to the catalogue.

Terms To Be Announced

Yahoo Map To Nokomis

Directions From I-55:

Take the IL-127/IL-48 exit towards DECATUR/RAYMOND/TAYLORVILLE, exit #63
Continue on IL-48 EAST/IL-127 SOUTH
Continue into RAYMOND
Turn Right on S WEST ST (IL-127)
Continue on IL-127 SOUTH
Turn Left on N 21ST AVE/RAYMOND-NOKOMIS BLACKTOP (go 14.3 miles) Continue into NOKOMIS
Turn Right on N SPRUCE ST
Turn Right at 4-way Stop onto STATE ST (IL -16)
Continue WEST on Rte. 16 AUCTION CENTER will be on your Left

Directions From I-72:

Take the IL-48 exit towards BLUE MOUND/TAYLORVILLE Turn Left on S IL-48
Continue on S IL-48 (go approx. 25 miles)
Turn Left on N 1250E RD/TAYLORVILLE RD (go approx. 15 miles)
Continue on N SPRUCE ST
Turn Right at 4-way Stop onto STATE ST (IL -16)
Continue WEST on Rte. 16 AUCTION CENTER will be on your Left

Directions From I-70:

Take the US-51 exit towards PANA, exit #63
Bear Right on US-51 NORTH (go 22 miles)
Turn Left on 500 N/N 3RD ST/NOKOMIS at the town of OCONEE (go 9 miles)
At flashing 4-way Stop turn Right (North) on the NOKOMIS BLACKTOP
Proceed 1 mile following curve that turns into UNION ST
Continue on UNION to Stop/IL-16 Turn Left/WEST
Continue WEST on Rte. 16 AUCTION CENTER will be on your Left

Directional Landmarks:

The Auction Center is on the South side of Rte. 16, between Diana's Restaurant & the City Water Treatment facility. (If you are in the town of Nokomis, you are just East of the Auction Center. If you are in the town of Witt you are 5 miles West of the Auction Center.)
Camp Ground Information

Area Hotels

Pana: (Rt. 51 & 16) 13 Miles Away

Oak Terrace Hotel
Rte. 51 South

Schumacher's Inn
414 Kitchell Ave.

Hillsboro: (Rte. 127 & 16) 15 Miles Away

Countryside Inn
8105 Illinois Route 127

Red Rooster Inn
Courthouse Square Rte. 127 S. - 123 E. Seward

Taylorville: (Rte. 29) 17 Miles Away

Super 8
Rte. 29 & 48

Gaslight Motel
* (Does not offer Aumann Auction Discount)
1420 W. Spresser

29 West Motel
Rte. 29 & 104

Vandalia: (Off I-70) 25 Miles Away

Days Inn
1921 N Kennedy

Ramada Inn
Rte. 40 West

Litchfield: (Off 1-55) 30 Miles Away

Baymont Inn
1405 W. Hudson Dr.

Best Value
Rte. 66 & 16

Comfort Inn
1010 E. Columbian

Super 8
* (Does not offer Aumann Auction Discount)
211 Ohren Lane

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