Saturday February 12th @ 10:00 AM
MILITARIA & EPHEMERA DATING PRE CIVIL WAR THRU VIETMAN,
COLLECTIBLE BOOKS WITH MILITARY CONTENT, VINTAGE TOOL & LOCK COLLECTION, OLD SCALES, GUNS & MORE!
Sale held at The Bedford Lion's Club & Field
1577 E. Lynchburg Salem Turnpike, BEDFORD, VA 24523.
PARTIAL LISTING: Civil War Soldiers letters, mod. 1840 NCO sword dated 1862 marked C Roby, fighting knife made from Civil War era Sabre, Civil War Stereo View Card of 7th, 8th, & 12th, U.S. Infantry Encampment, 2 bit piece from piece of eight dug from battlefield in Richmond, VA, US "Puppy Paw" belt buckle marked W. H. Smith - Brooklyn, NY, early 20c. military / patriotic sheet music, WWI military scrapbook, WWI Army Signal Corps airplane tool chest, bayonets, trench art ashtray, bullet swagger stick and bullet lighter, TMCO "Foxhole" trench lighter marked in God we trust, WWI stereo view card of dead soldier & angel, WWI Death to The Italians pin, WWI Liberty Loan medal made from captured German cannon, WWI Victory ribbon, WWI Nacrometer automatic morse code transmitter, Army Air Corps pin, WWII Coca-Cola aircraft spotters cards, numerous sweetheart & souvenir pillows, Hitler youth knife, WWII GM Chevrolet war production newspapers, Nazi wound badge, Nazi peak hat wreath, Army jump wings, RAF cap badge & wings, WWII victory sweetheart pin, Naval semaphore signal & search lamp off old ship, Army Airborne weapons case, WWII wooden shoes dated 9/17/44 France - S/Sgt. Frank Harvey Miles and other names of soldiers in his unit, war ration book & related ephemera, WWII Army Air Corps fighting knife, WWII European Theatre of Operations pull down map, WWII Army Air Corps folding machete, 29th division D-Day souvenir wooden shoes, Army field desk, old wooden foot locker, Co. A. 116th Inf. 29th Div. 1941 wide photo from Fort Meade including the Bedford Boy's, Limoges 50th Anv. D-Day plate, autographed by members of crew photo of Enola Gay & flight crew, WWII letters returned to family marked deceased, Signal Corps flags, numerous medals & patches, bayonets, uniforms, Korean War era 5th Air Force Ike jacket, nice sel. collectible books with military content to include 1886 Vol. I & II Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, 1867 Farragut and our Navel Commanders by J. T. Headley, 1865 Life of Abraham Lincoln by Jos. H. Barrett, 1855 Private Correspondences of Henry Clay, 1886 Gen. Sherman, His Life & Battles by Ida Forbes, 1953 1st ed. 6 vol. set The Second World War by Winston Churchill, 1881 The Boys of 61, 1887 Christ in the Camp, 1952 Lincoln & His Generals, 1971 The Civil War Day by Day, 1934 4 vol. set R. E. Lee signed by author, 1886 The Campfires of Gen. Lee, 1951 From Here to Eternity signed by Author, 1912 Lee the American, 1934 4 vol. set R.E. Lee a Biography by Douglass Southall Freeman of Lynchburg, VA, 1948 1st ed. 29 Lets Go by Jos. H. Ewing, 1940 Nazi propaganda book Die Polnischen Greueltaten An Denvolksdeutschen In Polen, 1947 Gold Star Honor roll of Virginians in The 2nd World War, Britainís Homage to 28,000 American Dead with presentation letter to Mrs. V.W.B. Fienman of Lynchburg, old handcuffs, collection of early locks, collection early tools to include drawing knives, collection old & unusual woodworking planes, old bevel squares, borers, wooden screw clamps, old telescope, scarce 1937 CCC banquet photo, 1904 Rosevelt / Fairbanks watch fob, numerous old scales, crocks & jugs, old book press, collection early light bulbs, gas blow torches, meat juice press, toy wood & lead warship, souvenir license plate toppers, National D-Day Memorial prints, old trunks, dovetailed blanket chest, Watling sidewalk penny scale, old Anheuser Busch "Custerís Last Fight" adv. print, pin-up girl matchbooks, old KKK posters and Fiery Cross magazines, 8 Bedford Co. Virginia Militia officer commission documents from the 1820's, relic piece of wood from the U.S. Frigate Constitution (Old Ironsides), 1763 Bedford Co. Wolf's head bounty certificate for George Stovall Sr. signed by Turner H. Christian, lg. stained glass windows likely from Scottish Rite Temple, early Welch Ogee mantle clock, lg. curio cabinet, Woolsey Marine Paints clock, late 19c. early 20c. I.O.O.F. Glade Creek Lodge 337 of Blue Ridge Springs, VA ribbon & badge, vintage Comet sled, Remington mod 742 30.06, CVA 50 cal BP rifle, National 12 ga pump sg, Remington 1100 12 ga auto, Marlin mod 120 pump 12 ga mag sg, Remington mod 597 22 auto, Winchester mod 37 Red Letter 12 ga sg, H&R Topper Deluxe 410 sg, Remington mod 510 22 rifle, S&W mod 65 357 mag SS pistol, 38 S&W double barrel pistol, S&W Chiefs Special 38 rev, and much, much more!
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NOTE: Cash or good check accepted. Visa, Mastercard & Discover accepted with a 3% convenience fee. Valid drivers license required for registration. Select consignments may be added. All announcements made day of sale take precedence over written material. Not responsible for accidents. All information deemed reliable, but no guarantee made as to size, type, condition or authenticity by sellers or Auctioneer. Severe weather date Feb. 19th at 10 AM.
Joseph A. Pillow & Co. Auctioneers
Estate & Personal Property Specialists
VAAR 3407 & 1844