NOTE:    THERE WILL BE NO EARLY SALES  - First ones in the door at 9am get their pick.

Sale Hours are as follows: 

Thursday, February 16 -   Open 9am and will close at 3pm, then reopen with 10 per cent discount at 6pm and close at 8pm.

Friday, February 17 -  Open with 25 per cent discount at 9am and close at  3pm, then reopen at 6pm and close at 8pm

Saturday, February 18 - Open with 50 per cent discount at 8am and close at 11:30am. 

Bids will be accepted on items priced over $50 and will be opened Friday night.

This sale has over 1000 antiques.  It is a living estate sale with a 40 year accumulation.  There are 100s of old toys from the 1950s including 200+ dolls and about 45 to 50 old cap guns.  There is a complete Snow White and 7 dwarfs lead toy set and an original Ingersoll Mickey Mouse watch in original box which are both very rare.  Perhaps 500 or so old toy soldiers, indians, cowboys, aliens, horses etc from Marx playsets from 1950s like Fort Apache and The Alamo.  Roy Rogers stagecoach and playset.  Old metal lunchboxes with Roy Rogers, Lone Ranger, Hopalong and the like.  There is a collection of almost every Coca Cola tray ever made dating from 1910s to 1950s and numerous Coca Cola signs and thermometers.  Pepsi and Dr Pepper collectibles as well as old bread signs, whiskey signs, and other advertising.  There are 150 to 200 old bottles and fruit jars.  Scads of old pottery and glass. Many old advertising jugs, crocks, churns, some of them made by Redwing and Western Monmouth Stoneware. Old green handled kitchenware and gray graniteware.  Huge collection of old pitchers some pottery some glass.  Items made in Czechoslovakia, Germany, Bavaria, Occupied Japan, Austria, Denmark, England.  Bronze mortar and pestle estimated 18th century or earlier.  A lot of old sterling silver pieces. Lots of rare and collectible books some signed by author, one signed by Gene Autry.

Blooming Grove is located between Corsicana and Hillsboro on Highway 22 and is about 1 hour south of the metroplex.

From Dallas go down I-35 and exit when you get to Italy Texas.  Go east on 34 through the town of Italy and go on to Avalon (several miles).  From Avalon go south on FM 55 10 miles to Blooming Grove.  Turn east on Hwy 22 then south on FM 55  through downtown Blooming Grove. 

From Ft Worth or Waco go to Hillsboro and then go east on Hwy 22 to Blooming Grove, then south on FM 55  through downtown Blooming Grove. 

From Corsicana go west on Hwy 22 to Blooming Grove, then south on FM 55  through downtown Blooming Grove. 

Once you pass downtown Blooming Grove we will be 3 blocks south of Central Baptist Church on the right, behind Highlander Inn Bed and Breakfast.

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Old metal toy robot

Davy Crockett Frontier Chest

Howdy Doody Placemat

Ingersoll Mickey Mouse watch in original box

Old metal lunchboxes - Roy Rogers, Trigger, Hopalong Cassidy, Lone Ranger, Satellite, Disney School Bus

Old friction and pressed steel toy cars

Children's wooden blocks

Buck Rogers book

Dick Tracy book

Ellie Mae Clampett Doll

Pebbles Doll

Old dolls by the boxload - Horsman, Effanbee, Mattel, American Character,etc

Roy Rogers stagecoach, wagon and accessories

Marx space alien play set

Marx Fort Apache indians, cowboys, horses all 1950s

Snow White Seven Dwarfs lead figure set RARE

Isaac Walton tobacco tin from Coffeyville Kansas

Lesney Coca Cola truck

1912 original Coca Cola tip tray

1913 original Coca Cola tip tray

1914 original Coca Cola tip tray "Betty" 2 of these

1916 original Coca Cola tip tray "Elaine"

Sterling cameo brooch

2 Complete drinking sets - Marcrest - Large pitcher and 6 lg mugs

Strange old Italian sculpture of nude men wrestling, signed Russeri

Large old 1930s cardboard advertising sign with black girl holding bottle of Nesbitt's Orange Soda

Old Jadite

Old jewelry- several box lots and jewelry boxes

Old oval bubble glass family portrait

1920s advertising metal tray from gin in Richland TX with boll of cotton

MANY Coca Cola trays full size dating from 1914 up, most in great shape

Lots of old Coca Cola and Dr Pepper bottles

Case of various old soda bottles from early 1900s

Boxes of circa 1890-1910 whiskey bottles

Beam bottles, Avon bottles

Boxes of circa 1890-1910 Sarsaparilla bottles

Boxes of circa 1890-1910 Medicine bottles

Solid Bronze mortar and pestle est. 18th century

Old master oil painting of David?  damaged

Appx 45 to 50 old cap guns 1910 to 1960, Gene Autry, Hubley, Kenton etc

Old western child's cuffs, holsters, buckles, jewelry

Mickey Mantle wooden baseball bat

Huge old branding iron

Old barbed wire collection

Old golf clubs

1890s wagon jack

1880s JOHN DEERE stand up corn sheller, wooden case with original stenciling

Old lanterns

Ranch Oak bootjack

Pair of old antique Colt pistol frames

Old air rifle

Old kids double barrel pop gun

Old Remington hex barrel rifle wall hanger

Old Belgium shotgun wall hanger

Numerous old hunting knives and pocket knives, Schrade, Kabar, Remington more

American oak dressers (2 of these)

Pie crust Duncan Phyfe parlor table

Primitive mission shelves

Several old fans, one with brass blades

Circa 1890-1900 indian head tin target from Wild West Show

Old 1940 or earlier bag of marbles

Old signed sun purple witch ball on stand

Large yellow Coca Cola truck MARX

Very rare "take home a carton" metal coca cola sign

1960s fishtail Coca Cola sign

1950s Coca Cola bottle sign

Old scales made by Shonk Co. (who made Coca Cola advertising trays)

Old blue white pottery pitcher with dutch scene

Pottery pitchers unmarked Bybee Pottery I think

Large collection of old pitchers

Czechoslovakia orange pitcher

Old green handle sifter and box of green handle kitchen ladles spoons etc

Germany Oil and Vinegar cruets (huge)

Green and tan breadbox

Box of old red and white plastic kitchenware 1940s 1950s

Very old radio

Several books by Francis Parkinson Keyes - Louisiana River Road author

Green Depression glass pitcher, plates etc

LOTS of old sun purple glass vases and jars circa 1890-1910

Old wagner cast iron skillet

Lots of old gray graniteware including one very rare berry bucket

Old silverware

Redwing Oompah pitcher with lid - hard to find

10 to 12 very old mixing bowls, various kinds, Watt, Western, Bauer etc

Ice blue moon and stars cannister set

Several boxes of old linens, crochet, doilies etc

Old perfume bottles

Old ink bottles

Carnival glass

Lots of Hazel Atlas jars, gadgets, etc

Fabulous old Dresden plate with strawberries

Cast iron primitive tea kettle

Cast iron tart or waffle maker

Victorian cruet set marked Pairpoint

Sun purple glass humidor

Val St Clair plate sets still in orig box

1923 Christmas Coke thermometer

2 1950s Donasco Coke thermometers

1 old "gold bottle" coke thermometer

1 old double bottle coke thermometer

Several old empty wooden pop bottle cases Dr Pepper, Coke etc

Copper fireplace set and coal hod

Old Love Field Pottery crock churn

Old whiskey crock jugs

Redwing jugs and crocks

Old western Denver Pottery Co footwarmer

Old NY advertising whiskey jug

HUGE tankard pitcher looks to be Bennington / Rockingham

Old cast iron fireplace andirons circa 1880

Old crock chicken waterer

Pressed glass 19th c Daily Bread plate

Old Holsum Bread 2 sided sign / sack holder, still with brown bags

Ideal bread sign

Very old large indian maiden print by Fox?

Old mission print in awesome frame

2 old cuspidors one Bennington one Western Monmouth

Old geography book full of old maps some Indian Territory

Sterling silver bowls

Small indian made beaded doll, very old,  I think Zuni or Sioux

Cowboy soap dish with brands like Wallace china

Frankoma several pieces, one is wagon wheel vase

Box of dime store native american dolls in original packaging

Old chalkware indian

150-200 old comic books many 1950s, I Love Lucy, Dr Kildare, Texas Rangers, Davy Crockett, Gunsmoke, Rifleman, lots western

About 100 old paperback western novels, some 1930s-40s

Framed arrowheads

Old southwestern rug

Very old Acoma pottery native american indian vase

Face Jug from N Carolina artist signed

Green River Whiskey sign with old black man

2 frontier prints by R.H. Palenske, renowned artist

Huge box of old western paperback books some as early as 1930s 40s

Bookends made from old cavalry spurs

Old solid cast copper horse bookends

Dogs playing poker advertising print from old food store

Box of old mercury glass christmas ornaments in original box

Fabulous old pressed glass dresser tray with heavy floral design

Coca Cola metal cooler

Crystal chandelier

Neat old iris watercolors - set of 2

Huge gesso wall mirror

Fantastic old ironstone plate marked with Swastika and eagle, ww2 Germany

Pottery by McCoy, Bauer, Niloak, Rumrill, Royal Copley, Weller, Royal Copenhagen, Camark, Uhl, Redwing

Old wooden fishing lures

Pigeon Forge E. Ownby candleholder

Old Dan Patch tobacco tin

Loads of old barbie dolls 1960s cheappppp

Unusual old set of mormon dolls, man and two wives

Very old doll - Alice in Wonderland

Lots of old black dolls

Paden City large etched vase

Several fantastic boxes and albums of old photographs

Fantastic large Camark bowl and pitcher set.

Duncan Phyfe lyre base coffee table and two end tables

Old crystal decanters

Pink depression glass

Old cowboy boots

Photo album belonging to a sailor stationed in Hawaii when natives were still naked

Old postcards

Old letter written from Indian Territory

Old leather football helmet

Old baseball gloves and bats

Old birdcages

1930s Coca Cola sign with yellow moon

Oil on canvas scene of creek

Picture of Stonewall Jackson, confederate general

Double sided porcelain sign Magnolia Petroleum Company with cotton insignia

Old Coca Cola menu board from 1950s

Nice old fancy mahogany corner shelf

Dresden porcelain dancer figurine

Westmoreland glass huge lace bowl

Victoria Austria advertising mug for Cudahy's Rexsoma

Framed Civil War confederate prints

Old stained glass window

Unusual old rocking chair made with spinning wheel

Old iron bedstead in great shape

2 oil on canvas paintings by Hollywood artist Van Gaard

9 consecutive years of old license plates with same license number

Several goofus glass vases, large

Old doorknobs

2 carved cuckoo clocks from Germany