McCormick Estate Auction


McCormick Estate Auction

Sat. July 8-10am

1964 Durr Cemetery Road

Mulberry Grove, Illinois

6 miles North of Mulberry Grove, on Mulberry Blacktop to Snow Cemetery Road then 2 ¾ miles west to Durr Cemetery Road then 1 mile north (Watch for the Auction Signs)


(3) curio cabinets, one w/ leaded glass; (2) dining tables w/ 6 chairs each; (2) beds complete; Roper double door refrigerator; (5) dressers; (2) rockers; couch; arm chairs; dresser and vanity; (2) oak rockers; tall rocker w/ twine woven seat & back; Singer electric sewing machine; (2) 8 ft. folding tables; several wall shelves; coat tree; lots of new material and sewing supplies; plus usual assortment of dishes and kitchen appliances;

CAR:  1998 Buick LaSabre, 4 door, loaded w/ only 87,000 miles

Antiques and Collectables

Monarch wood fired cook stove (white); Royal cook stove w/ warming over and hot water reservoir (green); Davis SM Co. treadle sewing machine; cast iron bathtub; kitchen cabinet; wardrobe; wash tub; iron bed frame; picnic basket; (8) oil burning lamps; (2) cast iron butchering kettles; (2) sausage grinders; doll collection, several in boxes; shot glass collection; nick-nack collection including some Homco figurines; dishes; quilts; (2) standing corn shellers; single and double trees; walking plow; wooden beam walking plow; wooden beam middle buster; horse drawn cultivator; wooden buggy tongue;

Tractor, Equipment, Tools and Misc.

A.C. D-17 series IV w/ power steering, 3 point and wide front; Howse 6 ft. 3 pt. blade; J.D. 3 pt. 3 bottom mounted plow; 10 ft. wheel disk; Bush Hog 3 pt. 6 ft. rotary mower; Kawasaki Mule 500, single seat (doesn’t run); Ranch King lawn tractor w/ several attachments ( doesn’t run); John Deere garden tiller (doesn’t run); alum. extension ladder; new and used lumber; Rally 20” lawn mower w/ Briggs engine; Central Machine and Buffalo 14” wood band saws; (3) scroll  portable air compressor; lawn seeder-spreader; 1 row garden planter;  post driver; pile of old bricks; rakes, shovels and misc hand and power tools

TERMS: Cash or check w/ proper ID.  All first time and out of state buyers must have a current bank letter of guarantee made to McDowell Auction Service.  Not responsible for accidents, thefts, errors or omissions.

LUNCH AVAILABLE                                         NO BUYERS PENALTY

Viola McCormick Estate (age 94 years)

Lonnie McCormick Executor

Auction conducted by

McDowell Auction Service

Mulberry Grove, Il.

Alva R. & Andrew McDowell Auctioneers

4400000003 Il. Lic. 441000870


**** Over 50 years auction experience in 20 States and Canada****

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Note: This is only a very small list of the items up for auction…. Come look, there is something for anyone.  Mrs. McCormick never threw anything away… Could be 8-10 wagon loads plus a lot more.  Hope to see you on the 8th.



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