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Scott Vander Kolk Jr. - Auction manager/advertising/Auctioneer Graduate of Brunswick School of Auctioneering. Scott Jr. worked in the family auction business for 13 years before striking out on his own. Vander Kolk has done several successful auctions including lumber-yard liquidations, consignment auctions, private sales and fundraisers. Scott is a 2-time MSAA bid-calling finalist, Past President of the Michigan State Auctioneers association, current Chairman of the Board and a 2007 recipient of the Lloyd R. Braun scholarship. Scott has successfully completed the NAA Certified Estate Specialist and Benefit Auction Specialist courses, and is a member of the Michigan State Auctioneers Association. Scott is a licensed auctioneer in the state of Indiana, license # AU10900080.

Flooring store liquidation

Auction Information
Auctioneer Vander Kolk’s Golden Gavel Auction Service 616.799.7253
Auction Date May 05 Auction Location 3987 Brockton (40th St.) Kentwood, MI
Kentwood, MI
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Time 10:00AM
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Saturday May 5th, 2007

10:00 a.m.

Famous Flooring of Grand Rapids, Michigan has recently streamlined their operations and along with Golden Gavel Auction Service they are pleased to offer the following goods for public auction:

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More photos to come, please check back.

Auctioneers note:
This is a great opportunity to purchase flooring and interior products, the items in this auction are too numerous to mention individually We also have several other vendors consigning. Please check our website for additions and changes.

Note: The utility trailer and 2 hi-los have been removed from this auction

Misc. tools
Flooring and Tile
many carpet remnants
Vinyl remnants
Laminate flooring
Harwood flooring
Ceramic in very useable quantities
4×4 wall ceramic
12×12 wall & floor ceramic
Misc. trim pieces
pallet racking
Carpet displays
Ceramic displays
Vinyl displays
File cabinets
Misc trees and plants
Other building materials

for more information or possible consignment info, call Lucas Spoor 616-292-5440 or

Cash or check with proper id due day of sale, nothing may be removed until settled for. Every item sells “as is, where is” without warranty or guarantee whatsoever. Not responsible for accidents or items after sold. This advertisement is only a guide, please inspect all merchandise. There will be a 5% buyer�s premium on all merchandise. Announcements made the day of auction take precedence over printed material. List subject to change. Check our web site for additions or changes.


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Gigantic Estate Auction

Auction Information
Auctioneer Vander Kolk’s Golden Gavel Auction Service 616.799.7253
Auction Date Apr 07 Auction Location Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds
5055 Ann Arbor Saline Road
Ann Arbor, MI
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Time 10:00AM
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Plan to attend, this will be an excellent auction opportunity, Scott will be assisting the guys at American Eagle on this one.

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Antiques & Collectible’s: Mechanical Fishing Lure in original box, Fishing Poles, Old Fishing Reels, Original Walt Disney Celluloid Drawing (Used in an actual film!), Vintage Playing Cards, 1950’s Eye Glasses, Dice Collection, Huge Assortment of Action Figures (Muhammad Ali, GI Joe, Wonder Woman, Six Million Dollar Man, Lone Ranger and much more!), Collectible Ash Trays (Quaker State Promo, Firestone Wheel , Walt Disney Bubble Bath, Sheet Music, Halltree, Huge Assortment of vintage Dolls & Clothing, Cook Books, Avon Bottles, Old Snifter Bottle Opener, D & MRY Railroad Lantern, Vintage Advertising (Stationary, Promos and tons more!), Cowboy Advertising Thermometer from Detroit, 1916 Cress Educational Board, Dodge Brothers w/Star of David Employee Pin, J.W Miller Co. Ideal Incubator – Rockford, Illinois, 1891 ‘Our Country. It’s History & Scenes’ Book, Grand Trunk Western Railroad Promo Ad, Charlie McCarthy Die Cut, 33 1/3 Records including: Beatles, Elvis, Frank Sinatra, Art Deco Bowling Stirs, Antique Photo Albums with tin types, Mexican Blankets, Miscellaneous Silhouettes, 1930’s Thrift Sign Makers in Box, Grand Western Railroad Belt Buckle, Cameras, Fountain Pens (Schaffer, Conklin etc.), Shaving Razors, Bottle Openers, Amish Cast Figurines (Reproduction), Art Deco Frames, Bookends )Trail of Tears Indians, Horses, Several Individual), Souvenir Paperweights, Auctioneer Gavel, 1950’s Place Setting Marker’s, Boy Scout Hand Books & Tie Clasp, Tin Cowboy Plate, Bone Handled Carving Set, Marble Pen Holders (15-20 count!), Sterling Silverware, Who’s Who in Major League Baseball Books, Sheffield, England Knife Set, Corpus Christi Naval Air Training Center Collectible Plate, Great Northern Railroad, Small Delft Windmill, American Flag, The Beatles Photo Locket!, 1928 Abraham Lincoln (Lucy Foster Madison) Book, Baseball Memorabilia (Detroit Tigers & Johnny Bench Souvenir Bat) and much, much more!!

Michigan Collectibles: 1930’s Michigan Souvenirs Cedar & Pine, Chelsea State Bank Promo, Detroit, Michigan Thermometers, Mechanical Banks, Vintage Advertising, Bank of Detroit Brass Piggy Bank,

Wall Hangers! Lots of vintage paintings & prints, Maxfield Parrish Litho, Wallace Nutting Hand Colored Photo, 1917 ‘The Silent Man’ William S. Hart Movie Lobby Card, Jesus Preaching in the Temple Picture, JC Engleman Land Co. ‘Excursion Party’ Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas Panoramic Photograph.

For the Boys: Collection of Pocket Knives, Solingen 630 HY Kaufmann & Sons Knife w/actual Deer Hoof handle, Pontiac & Mustang Gas Covers, Fishing Memorabilia, Sports Memorabilia

Gone to Lunch! Impressive Collection of lunch boxes! 1964 Beatles Lunch Box, Huckleberry Hound, Peanuts, Ohio Art Plad, Bonanza, Gunsmoke and more – lots more!

VIP Department: Roseville 418-4 Double Handle Bowl, Circa 1910 Roseville Vase w/ Sticker, Fenton (Signed) Satan Glass Vase, Hull Art Cornipia Vase, Rookwood Vase, 1920’s McCoy Bowl w/ Shield Marking, Art Nouveau style Figural Lamp.

Smokin’ Hot! Collectible Ash Trays, Scotty Dog Pipe Rack, Old Pipes, Lighters, Smoking Stand, Marchan Pipes, Brass Cow Ash Tray, Pewabic Ash Tray, Russel Wright Art Deco Ash Tray, Michigan ash trays.

Sweet Music: Ambassador Trombone (FE Fullerton), Continental Colonial Flute, The Buescher Trombone, Vintage Harmonica in Case and Accordion.

Pottery & Glassware: Roseville 8469, Depression Glass, Model Ware – Torque, Green Depression Glass Pitcher, Bakelite Chase Crumb Set, Goebel Fryer Tuck – Pressed Glass Shakers, E.C. Simmons Keen Kutter, Bennington Syrup Pitcher, Gouda Pottery 6″ Vase w/ Flowers, Fredrick Remington Cowboy Print, Doulton Lambeth Jug, German US Zone Tea Pot (Dog), Hamilton Beach Jadeite Mixer, Crown Coffee Mill No. 10, Weller Weiner Dog Planter, Rookwood Sun Flower Vase, Early Double Handle McCoy Vase, 1940’s Spice Rack, Pyrex Casserole Dish, Elk Theme Vase, Goldscheider ‘Madonna’, Franciscan China, Belgian Pottery, Mottoware (Several Pieces!), Hobnail Carnival Glass Vase, Occupied Japan, Green Vaseline Snack Set, Serving Platters, Fostoria Celery Dish, Pressed Bowls, Collapsible Cups (Burial Casket Co.), Hiesy Serving Dish, Several Art Glass Vases, Royal Doulton Bunnykins Childs Dish by Barbara Vernon, RS Prussia Red Bark China, Child’s Silverware Set – Silverplate in Box, Occupied Japan Candle Holder, Pink Depression Glass, Habsburg China Casserole Dish, Flash Glass, Small Hall Covered Casserole Dish, Yellow Ware Bowls, Candle Holders, Depression Wine Glasses, Lead Crystal Brides Basket, Jadeite Towel Bars, German Beer Stein, Noritakie (Claire Pattern) Service of 10 Set, Mary Gregory Vase (chip), Green Huggy Salt & Pepper Shakers, JFK Salt & Pepper Shakers, 1930’s Milk Glass Canister Set, Child’s Tea Set, Glass Flowers, Royal Albert Creamer & Sugar, Green Depression Biscuit, Jadeite Canister, 1930’s Salt & Pepper Shakers, Muncie Candlestick, Depression Juice Pitcher & Serving Glass, Art Nouveau style figural and many surprises!

The Ladies: Linens, Table Cloths, Handkerchiefs, Scarves, Avon Bottles, Vintage Lady’s Evening Gown w/ Jewels, Turn of the Century Women’s Boots, Old Cook Books, Whiting & Davis Metal Mesh Purse, Women’s Beaded Purses, Costume Jewelry, Hand Mirror and much more!

Toys: Erector Set, 1960’s Baseball Cards, Non Sport Cards, Tonka Farms Truck, Detroit Pistons ‘Bad Boys’ Memorabilia, Indoor Carpet Bowling Game, Jane West Cowgirl MARX figurine in Box, 1930’s Gypsy Fortune Teller Stand Up Litho Game, Metal Cars & Tractors, Hot Wheels, Matchbox Cars, 1950’s Panda Wind-up Toy, Farnboroush Measham Car Auction Toy, Corci Toys ‘Chitty, Chitty, Bang! Bang!’, Knickerbockers Clown Dart Game, Toy Guns, Furry Inlaid Puzzles, Uncle Wiggle’s Board Game, Olive Oil Hand Puppet, Wilma Flintstone Hand Puppet and more!

Furniture: Barrister Bookcase, Seth Thomas Metronome, Jadite Desk Lamp, Victorian Foot Stool, Art Nouveau Brass Letter Stand, Wood Hand Carved Book Shelves, 1930’s Wildlife Pictures, Quartersawn Oak Side-by-Side Secretary Bookcase, Quartersawn Oak Side-by-Side Sideboard, Primitive Tool Chest w/ Porcelain Knobs, Arts & Crafts style Magazine Rack/Stand, Case Cutlery Countertop Display, Conklin Fountain Pens Countertop Display, Arts & Crafts Foot Stool, 1940’s Spice Rack, Mahogany Drop Leaf End Table, Goose Neck Desk Lamp, Fairy Lamps, Covered Wagon Lamp, etc. etc.

Costume Jewelry: Where do we start? This auction will consist of over 100,000 individual pieces of vintage costume jewelry! We’ll be selling these by the trays with signature pieces mixed throughout! Sterling Costume Jewelry, Bakelite, Brooches, Bracelets, Rings and practically anything you can imagine!


More about this special auction.

*We accept all major credit cards, personal & business checks, Cash. Items must be paid for the day of the sale. Items must be removed from Premises within 48 hours at your own risk.

* Multiple Auction rings at this event. Bring a friend or spouse. Costume Jewelry will be sold at 12 noon in a separate ring.

*Food, Beverages and Rest Room on site

* Drivers license or appropriate photo identification is required for registration. No out-of-state checks accepted.

* Preview begins at 9:00 a.m. Auction begins at 10:00

* Auctioneer or property owners are NOT responsible for accidents that result in personal injury or theft.

* Announcements day of auction take precedence over printed matter.

*12% Buyer’s Premium (10% if paid in cash or Michigan check) will apply to your final purchases.

* Everything sold is “as is, where is” with no warranties expressed or implied. All sales are positively final.

* Remember to bring lots of appropriate packaging supplies!

* Be sure to check back to this auction page for regular updates while we uncover more goods from this work in progress.

* We strive to ensure that you will have a safe and enjoyable auction experience. We encourage that you bring a child as we’ll get them directly involved in the 2,000 plus year auction tradition.

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Hamilton Agronomy – Martin Location

PLEASE SEE OUR UPDATES AND CHANGES!! VIEW FULL LISTING FOR MORE INFO. Hamilton Farm Bureau has decided to discontinue their agronomy operations at the Martin, Michigan facility. Golden Gavel Auction Service will auction the remaining assets on Wednesday January 24th, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. View the full listing for additions and subtractions. To view specifications and pictures…click the button below.

Additions and Subtraction:
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