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Large Public Multi Estate Auction – November 15th 2013

Large Public Multi-Estate Auction - Friday November 15th at 4 PM 8000 Esham Road, Parsonsburg, MD 21849

Friday November 15th at 4 PM

Selling from several estates including the Estate of the very well known Warren Allen of Allen’s Hatchery, Seaford, DE, the Elmer F. Ruark Estate of Salisbury (Former Mayor of Salisbury, MD), the Ingraham Estate of Newark, MD & several others!


Decoys, Waterfowl Artwork, Antique and Modern Furniture, Glass, China, Primitives, Sterling, Jewelry, Basketball & Baseball Sports Memorabilia Incl. 1,000’s of Trading Cards, American League Baseball Autographed by Mel Ott, Frank Frisch, Dutch Leonard, Ernie White & J. Roy Stockton, Nice selection of Vintage Comic Books, Restaurant Equip. & More!

Auctioneers Note: This will be a very large auction w/3 auctioneers selling something for everyone. Warren along with his brothers took over the Allen’s family poultry business. Warren worked at his desk right up to the end. Allen served in Delaware’s House of Representatives (1946-1952). He was the House Minority Leader during his 3rd & final term. In addition Allen served 18 years (14 as chairman) on the DE Mental Health Commission. He also was a longtime board member of the Bank of DE & served several years as a member of the DE Business Round Table. Warren was a founding member of the SG&CC as well as a long time member of the RB&CC. We are also selling Items from the Estate of Elmer Ruark, Former Mayor of Salisbury from 1974-1982. Allen & Marshall Auctions are pleased to offer these important Estates at no minimum & no reserve!!

Directions: At the intersection of Rt. 50 & Forest Grove Rd., in Parsonsburg, turn North onto Forest Grove Rd. and follow for 0.5 miles to Old Ocean City Rd. Right onto Old O. C. Rd. and follow for 1.2 miles to Esham Rd. Left onto Esham Rd. and follow for 1.2 miles to burgundy/tan building on left. Signs Posted.

Boxlots/Lesser Furniture (4 PM): Electrolux Icon double door stainless refrigerator/ freezer combo, Frigidaire stainless microwave, Magic Chef wine cooler, Idylis air purifier, Dimension bar top wine cooler, Movie Time popcorn popper on wheels, Greenway water cooler, Ping-Pong table, Panasonic 8pc surround sound system, Budweiser billiards light, set of Ping Golf clubs with drivers, golf luggage bag, very LG Qty of Beer and Bar advertising mirrors, LG QTY of tools to include: Porter Cable 150 PSI air compressor, Dewalt chop saw, Makita sawzall, 10″ table saw, Fimco 25 gallon four wheeler sprayer, propane shop heater, gas steamer, garden tools, wheel barrow and more- several framed prints, lg qty of figurines, floor fan, old salt lamps, Hess trucks, dolls, Boyds bears, set of four HD 8 lug rims and tires and more- the boxlot room is once again packed!

Restaurant Equipment (4:30 PM): Univex deli slicer, (2) ATM Machines, pretzel warmer rotating display, Star hot dog roller, Star high performance soup warmer, warming light, orange crush maker, (2) iced tea dispensers, hot fudge machine, cappuccino machine, Bunn coffee maker, Bunn coffee dispenser, Nacho Cheese Chili dog dispenser, Steam Master Rapid steam steamer, Sharp cash register, high stools, Pizza and ATM merchandising lights, LG Qty of dry goods and more!

Primitives/Glass/China/Collectibles (5:35 PM): RARE – Hastings & Co. Dealer in Drygoods, Groceries, ECT, Delmar, DE 4 line incised blue and grey decorated crock, Pr of unique Rookwood blue pottery figural bird bookends, 1.5 gal blue and grey decorated stoneware crock, 4 gal crock, oyster crock, Sm. Qty of sterling silver to incl: Franklin Mint Presidential Commemorative silver medallion collection, compotes, dresser set, S&P’s misc. flatware& more. Wedgewood 82pc set of blue/white embossed Queensware china, LG Qty. of local Eastern Shore books, soft paste pitcher, cut glass Astrol prismed table lamp, Bohemian cranberry cut to clear table lamp, electrified dual burner student lamp w/pigeons blood shades, Pr of sandwich glass lamps, Pr. of cobalt font brass column table lamps, English pattern glass table lamp w/milk glass base, (10) Ambassadorware English ironstone game plates, Pr. of ruby glass kings crown prismed lusters, Allen’s phone 3163 adv. ash trays, several German bisque figurines, LG Qty of hen on nests, brass Rayo lamp, nautical ship models, blue floral cased vases, 36pcs of Belleek china, Jean Babtiste trumpet, Pr. of blue opalescent vases, (3) cut crystal pitchers, Capodimonte, Mary Gregory ruby vase, cranberry thumbprint pitcher, pattern glass vinegar cruets, Mary Gregory painted dresser jar, Cape Cod glass, pr of Victorian milk glass dresser bottles, pr of cut crystal ships decanters, ruby to clear cake compote, pr of cobalt vases, Barrel Butter Churn w/stand, Several Single Tree’s. Several framed prints of the Chesapeake Bay to include: “Annapolis Reflections”, “Thomas Point Light”, “Lawson’s Shanty” & more!

Basketball/Baseball/Hockey Sports Memorabilia/Autographed Baseball (6 PM): 100+ Lots Cataloged items incl: Autographed Jerseys, Autographed Trading Cards, Trading Cards, Bobble Heads and Action Figurines. Players including: Michael Jordan, Alonzo Mourning, Tim Duncan, Clyde Drexler, Charles Barkley, Kobe Bryant, Lebron James, Vince Carter, Jerry West, Wally Szczerbiak. Catalog on Website. Autographed Amer. League Baseball by Mel Ott, Frank Frisch, Dutch Leonard, Ernie White & J. Roy Stockton. Approx. 120 Sets of Baseball Trading Cards from 80’s-90’s. Football & Hockey Trading Cards, Posters, Bats, Souvenirs & more.

Click here to View/Print the Sports Memorabilia Catalog – PDF Version – 3 Pages.

Click here to View/Print the Sports Memorabilia Photo/Text Catalog – PDF Version – 7 Pages.


Comic Books: (To follow the Sports Cards) Nice Selection of Early comic Books. 29 Cataloged Lots will be sold including: Looney Toones, Daffy Duck, Buggs Bunny, Porky Pig, Mickey Mouse, Mighty Mouse, Scoobie Doo. Western Comics & others incl: Roy Rogers, Wyatt Earp, Tarzan, Superman, Wonder Woman & many more. Most are 10-25 Cent.

Click here to View/Print the Comics Catalog – PDF Version – 5 Pages.


Decoys/Wildlife Art/Stamps (6:30 PM): R. Madison Mitchell Canada Goose, Mallard Drake & Decoy Lamp. Jim Pierce Sleeping Canvasback Drake & Bufflehead Drake & Mallard Lamp. Herb Daisy Mini Shoveler Hen. 3 Miniatures by Charles Berry, Salisbury, MD to Include: Ruddy Duck, Shoveler and Snow Goose. Canada Goose Silhouette by Jessie Urie, Rock, Hall, MD. Ward Style Goldeneye Drake by Capt. Carl Spinner, Crisfield, MD. Ward Bros. style Canvasback by Bob Biddle, Crisfield, MD. Two Shorebirds and Mini Snow Goose Decoys by Walter Oler, Maple Shade, NJ. Shorebird Decoy by Greg Merrit, Chincoteague, VA. Mini Blue Wing Teal by Steve Lay. Min Swan by Nick, Sapone, Wanchese, NC. Mini Blue Wing Teal by Michael Gleason, Perry Hall, MD. Mini Canada Goose from Currituck Sound, NC. Ward Bros Photo by A. Aubrey Bodine. Red Head Decoy Watercolor by J.H. Spencer, Salisbury, MD. Mallard Print by Charles Murphy. Unframed Federal Duck Stamp Prints including 91-92 by Howe, 92-93 by Hautman, 2003-4 by Lougue, 78-79 by Gilbert, 2009-10 Gold Medallion print. 1985 Canada Wildlife Habitat print, 1984 Nat. Retriever Club Print by Ren, 1982 Amer. Sport Heritage Lab Print, MD Ducks Unl. Sponsor Print, 1982 Nat. Retriever Club Print by Growe, 25th Anniv. Wild Wings Wood Duck Print & others. Framed 6 Cent Waterfowl Conservation Stamp With 1982 Don Balke Wood Duck Print. Duck Stamp Binder Including Russia 1989-2006, Demark & Israel. US Fed. Duck stamps 1998-2006. Americas State Duck Stamp Collection – 41 States. 1994-1997 US First Day Covers. Selection of US & MD Duck/Waterfowl Stamps.

Click here to View/Print the Decoy/Wildfowl Art Photo/Text Catalog – PDF Version – 3 Pages.

Modern Furniture (7:30 PM): Ashley Furniture Co. 5pc Rosewood bedroom suite w/ king size sleigh bed, Ashley F.C. Cherry 4pc BRS w/ highly carved King Canopy bed, Bassett F.C. 4pc New England Collection BRS (like new), Bassett F.C. Chifferobe w/ double beveled mirror door (like new), Ashley F.C. contemporary 10pc dining room suite (like new), Penn House solid Cherry highly carved King Size tester bed, Pr. of Stressless blue leather reclining chairs w/ ottomans, Knob Creek contemporary Oak dining table and chair set, Samuel Frederick collection sofa chair and ottoman set, modern 3pc executive style Cherry granite top office set, Daneker Cherry grandfather clock, Contemporary Mission Oak day bed (like new), Temple Stuart “Oak Hill” collections solid Oak dining table with spindle back chairs and matching china cabinet, Temple Stuart “Oak Hill” dry sink, Broyhill Pine natural finish 3pc living room table set, Ashley F.C. green pastel sofa and loveseat, Ashley F.C. blonde 4pc brs, Bassett plaid upholstered sofa and loveseat, Ashley Furniture Co. Pine chifferobe, Wicker sunroom sofa and chair, Bassett Furniture modern Pine secretary w/ bookcase top, contemporary corner cabinet, contemporary wire bakers rack, Kenlea Crafts Cherry nine drawer dresser w/ mirror, Pr of Lane blue leather recliners, (2) Nichols & Stone Maple arrow back deacons bench, Lane Cherry finish Cedar chest, Penn House single drawer Cherry cocktail table, (2) black wire decorative porch/patio table and chair sets, Janssen Mahogany Spinet model piano, Pr of Knob Creek Oak bookcases, Flint Ridge foosball table, 8pc wicker porch set, (2) Sony Bravia 32″ flat screen TV’s and more!

Click here to View/Print the Furniture Catalog W/Photo – PDF Version – 18 Pages.


Antique Furniture (7:30 PM): Early 19th Cent Cherry 3 drawer semi-tall Mule chest with snipe hinges, Pr of American Chippendale 4 drawer diminutive bachelors chests, English elaborately carved Walnut and Burl 5 drawer over 3 door sideboard, Mahogany Chippendale tilt top table w/ birdcage, E.S. Pine diminutive blanket chest, set of (6) Mahogany fancy splat lyre back slip seat dining chairs, Empire Walnut and Burl single drawer marbletop console table, Victorian carved Walnut marbletop lamp table, primitive Pine dovetailed dough box, Victorian carved 4 tier etagere w/ single bottom drawer, Victorian carved Walnut three drawer marbletop washstand, Chippendale style three cushion camelback sofa, (2) mid 19th Century work tables, E.S. antique Pine dovetailed blanket chest, Empire Walnut single drawer over two door marbletop washstand, Pine chicken coop converted to cocktail table, Princeton University Collegiate chair, antique Walnut three drawer marbletop cottage chest, Pine and Poplar upright piano, Poplar drop leaf dining table, Poplar open face wash stand, Pr of Pine plank seat side chairs, Poplar four drawer cottage chest, Victorian open arm parlor chair, mid 19th Cent. turned leg drop leaf dining table, Childs cane seat and back rocker, pr of Victorian medallion back upholstered side chairs, dome top trunk, late 19th Cent. Mahogany drop leaf table, Pine washstand, Victorian carved Walnut settee, Late 19th Cent. two drawer drop leaf work table, (4) Persian scatter rugs and more!

Terms Personal Property: Cash Or Approved Check Day of sale. Visa/MC/Amex/Discover. 13% Buyer Premium. 3% Discount for cash or check. Everything Sold “As Is” with no warranties of any kind. Auction conducted inside & outside of 10,000 Sq. Ft. facility. Two Auctioneers. Some seating provided. Food served by Station 7 Restaurant of Pittsville. Preview: Day of the Auction. 12 – 4 PM

Preview: Day of the Auction. 12 – 4 PM

Contact Auction Company for Additional Details. 410-835-0384