Petroliana, Classic Car, Antiques & Collectibles

10:00 AM Saturday, April 18, 2015

Gilman, IL 60938

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Located in Downtown Gilman, IL 60938. Directions: Take I-57 to Gilman, IL Exit 283 Then East to 4-Way Stop. Left on Rt. 24 to North Central St. Watch For Signs.

AUCTION NOTE: This will be a Large Auction with many rare & unusual fi nds. We will have a full building and may run two rings portions of the day. Come join us for an excellent auction!

CARS: 1996 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham w/ Optional LT1 Corvette Engine, Last Year of Rear Wheel Drive, 22k miles, Very nice, vin # 1G6DW52P3TR711122; 1974 Dodge Dart 4 Door Sedan 21k Miles, Factory Original Car, vin # LL41-C4R-248700.

GAS & OIL ADVERTISING: Fully Restored Wayne Texaco Sky Chief Fuel Pump, Beautifully Done!; Original Globes to incl. Texaco Embossed Star 1-Piece; Texaco Ethyl 1-Piece; Standard Oil White, Gold, & Red Crown; Pure Oil & Purol; White Eagle Gas Bird Globe; Phillips 66 & others; 21” Hills Bros. Coffee Thermometer SSP; 18” Associated Telephone DSP Sign; Winston Cigarettes Button Thermometer; Sinclair Household Oil; Amoco Radios.

AUTOMOTIVE COLLECTIBLES: Huge Lighted Enamel GARAGE Sign c.1916 from Gilman Illinois Garage (Auction Site), 10’6” x 2’6”; Hood Ornaments incl. Mack Bulldog; 1942 Lincoln; 1930’s Chevy & LaSalle; 1950 Packard; Moto Meters, Covers & Accessories; Original Hubcaps & Wheel Covers back to 1920s For Packard, Auburn & Others; License Plates & Toppers incl. IL 1912 Perforated Front Plate; 1933 World’s Fair Plate; Early Horns & Lanterns; Large Variety of Vintage & Modern Reproduction Signs & Gas Pump Globes, Garage Signs & more.

AUTOMOTIVE LITERATURE (Too much to fully cover): 1924 Indy 500 Program; Original Manuals Back to Teens for Many Makes/Models incl. Auburn, Cushman, Lincoln V12, Willys-Knight; Overland; Ford; Packard, Rolls Royce, Sears, Chrysler, Plymouth, Nash, etc.; Stock Certificates for Nash, Tucker & Kaiser-Frazer; The Automobile Magazine Issues from 1903-1905 Loaded with Ads!

TOYS, BETTY BOOP & OTHER COLLECTIBLES: LGB Train Sets; Many Vintage & Modern Toy Cars; Harley-Davidson Toys, Globe & Models; Orig. Betty Boop Movie Cell; 100’s of Betty Boop Items incl. 3’ Statue, Cookie jar and other Rare & Unusual Pieces; Large Chalkware Figures incl. Kewpies/Nude; Large Selection of Vintage Dolls incl. Mattel, Sasha, Porcelain, Shirley Temple, etc.; Jim Beam & Ezra Decanters; Spirit of St. Louis Airplane Decanter; Bevin Ring Side Bell; Small Cast Iron Sewing Machine; 14” Anvil; Several Beer Signs; Post Cards; Vintage Radios; Automotive Cookie Jars & Planters; Child & Adult Mannequins; Antique Cloths incl. Knox Top Hat & Tuxedo w/ Tails; Knickers; Silk Smoking Jacket; Leather Motorcycle Jacket; Wendell Hall Ukulele; Chatsworth Soda Bottles; 1940s Model Airplane Magazines; 1940s PA system used in Ashkum Colussium/Danforth Legion, etc.

FIREARMS & MILITARIANA: STARR Arms Civil War 6 Shot Revolver s/n 21961; Beretta Cal.9 Model 1934 Brevet Gardone VT 1942XX Pistol s/n 995932; Stevens A&T 1894 22 Long Rifl e; Springfi eld Model 15 22 S/L Bolt Action Rifl e; Springfi eld/Stevens 12ga Shotgun #26802; Iver Johnson Matted Rib 12ga Single #24476E; Occidental The Interchangeable 12ga; Vietnam War AR-15 Returned w/ Ding in Barrel; AR-15 Accessories/Ammo; Check Website for Complete Firearm List as Sale Approaches; Benjamin Franklin #700 Air Rifl e & Other BB Guns; WW2-Korean War Military Uniforms, Boots, Rain Coat, Field Jacket, etc., Some Like New; Trench Art; Knives; WW2 & Korean War Souvenirs & Relics; Sam Browne Belt & Holster; WW2 Ammo Crates; Nearly a rackload of military items!

FURNITURE & HOUSEHOLD: 10’ x 20’ Tents; Glass Display Cabinets & Display Shelves; Upright Radio; Primitive Cabinet; Nice Selection of Quality Clocks; Common Household Furniture; Local Advertising Plates from several area towns back to 1910; Crocks; Primitives; Glassware; Beer Steins; Singer Sewing Machine; Canning Jars; Silverplate; Record Albums; Cash Register; Sewing Supplies; 7’ Aluminum Ramps.


Glenn & Betty Koets, Owners

Also Selling Items for Vic & Bonnie Hari

Info. # 815-474-7748


TERMS: Cash or check with photo ID. Visa, Mastercard & Discover accepted with a 3% courtesy fee. FOID Required for Guns/Ammo. Announcements day of sale take precedence over written material. Not responsible for accidents, theft or misrepresentation. Lunch and Restrooms Available


Lot #    Description
1    18" DSP Associated Public Telephone Enamel Sign
2    20" Hills Bros. Coffee Porcelain Enamel Thermometer Sign
3    Harold's Club or bust! Reno, Nevada Metal Advertising License Plate Topper
4    9" Winston Cigarettes Button Thermometer by Sartin Advertising
5    Bevin Bros. Brass w/Cast Iron Wall Mount Boxing/School Bell
6    Hassia Nickel Plated Automotive or Bicycle Lantern
7    Nonpareil Brass Bulb Horn, Early Automotive Accessory
8    14" Gray & Davis #819 Brass Automotive Side or Headlight Lantern
9    12" Brass Coil Neck Bulb Horn
10    Edmunds & Jones Model T Style Headlamp Lantern
11    8" German Tin Litho Penny Toy Wind-Up Touring Car
12    Trench Art Ash Tray with 1944 Marked 105 MM M14 Type 1 Shell Base
13    8" German Cast Iron Sewing Machine
14    World War II Japanese Mortar Fuse Trench Art Miniature Bomb Models
15    5" Eagle Star and British Dominions Insurance Co Figural Metal Eagle Paperweight
16    1924 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Indy 500 Race Program
17    December 1903 Issue of The Automobile Magazine
18    Rolls Royce Handbook for 20-25 HP Rolls Royce Car, Hardback Book
19    May 1906 Issue of The Automobile Magazine
20    May 1909 Issue of The Automobile Magazine
21    Mack Bulldog 5" Hood Ornament on Base
22    1949-1950 Era Packard Original Hood Ornament
23    1930s Dodge Ram Original Hood Ornament
24    1927-1928 Cadillac LaSalle Original Hood Ornament, Rare Item!
25    Willys-Knight or Pontiac Original Hood Ornament/Radiator Cap
26-30    TBD
31    Chicago Motor Club Honor Member 5" License Plate Topper or Grill Badge
32    1933 Chicago Worlds Fair City Temporary License Plate or Commemorative Badge
33    4" National Motorists Association/Illinois Porcelain Grill Badge/Plate Topper
34    4.5" Auburn Cord Duesenberg Enameled Emblem
35    4" Chevrolet Enameled Chevron Grill Emblem c.1928-1929
36    April 1904 Issue of The Automobile Magazine
37    April 1905 Issue of The Automobile Magazine
38    Sears Motor Buggy Sales Literature Pamphlet
39    The Nash Motors Company 100 Shares Stock Certificate
40    Kaiser-Frazer Corporation 100 Shares Stock Certificate
41    Tucker Corporation 25 Shares Stock Certificate
42    Pair of Early Light Bulbs, Possibly Automotive Related
43    Unusual Metal Weld Art Log Cabin
44    Pair of Case Eagle ABE Tractor Emblems
45    1930s Original Chevrolet Hood Ornament
46    1942 Lincoln Continental Hood Ornament, Scarce Year Due to Low War Production
47    Original Lion Head & Face Hood Ornament/Radiator Cap, Possibly Pontiac
48    American Motor Safety Co. Hydro-Meter Motometer
49    8" Motor Meter Wings
50    Original Lion Head & Face Hood Ornament/Radiator Cap, Possibly Pontiac
51    9" Reproduction Flowing Hair Risqué Hood Ornament
52    Auburn 8 Original Wheel Cover/Hub Cap
53    Presenting the 1940 Lincoln-Zephyr V-12 Original Showroom Sales Literature Book
54-60    TBD
61    1912 Illinois Perforated Front Radiator License Plate #4042
62    Standard Oil Red Crown Gasoline Gas Pump Globe
63    Phillips 66 Shield Gas Pump Globe
64    Standard Oil Gold Crown Gasoline Gas Pump Globe
65    Pure Oil Company Gas Pump Globe
66    TBD
67    Standard Oil White Crown Gasoline Gas Pump Globe
68    Shell Oil Solid Body Clamshell Gas Pump Globe
69    White Eagle Gas Co. Eagle Form Gas Pump Globe, Restored
70    Texaco Ethyl Solid Body Embossed Gas Pump Globe dated 1930
71    Texaco Solid Body Embossed Gas Pump Globe c.1930
72    Fully Restored Wayne Texaco Sky Chief Fuel Pump
73    10'6" Lighted & Enameled Garage Sign c.1916
74    1974 Dodge Dart 4 Door Sedan 21k Miles, Factory Original Car, vin # LL41-C4R-248700
75    1996 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham w/ Optional LT1 Corvette Engine

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