Having sold our farm and moving, we will sell the following at the farm located 5.5 miles west of Mercer, Mo. on Blacktop "K". (Mercer, Mo. is located 5 miles south of the Iowa/Missouri State line on U.S. Highway 65). Auction signs posted sale day.
FRIDAY, MARCH 17th
3 TRACTORS, BACKHOE, MACHINERY,
FARM RELATED, NEW TREE SHEAR
Very nice John Deere model 2555 diesel tractor, WF, 3 pt, 3618 hours; very nice 1950's Ford "Golden Jubilee" farm tractor, converted to12 volt, wide front, like new rubber, 3 pt hitch, less than 20 hours on engine overhaul, showing 2155 hours, runs & looks real good; MF Model 1135 tractor, Perkins diesel, like new 18.4x38 rubber, 2-2 way hyds, 3355 hours, 540 PTO, runs great; 1979 Case 580-D back hoe, diesel, 3663 hours, has front blade & 2 extra buckets, blower, good shape; brand new Timberline tree shear HT, cuts 14" tree, heavy duty ram (fits the back hoe but adaptable to other machines); good Woods 15 ft fold-up "batwing" rotary cutter; good JD 7 ft, 3 pt brush cutter; JD 6-row planter; like new 3 pt Farm Star post hole digger w/auger; brand new 3 pt heavy big bale carrier; good Ford Model 105, 5 ft 3 pt tractor tiller; 5 ft 3 pt box scraper; 2-3 pt garden discs (one on rubber & folds up); 4x7 steel dump-bed trailer; 6 ft road drag on steel; old & ft IH pull sickle mower; small JD rotary hoe; 8 ft 3 pt spring tooth harrow; old plow on steel; some old machinery for scrap.
MOWERS, LAWN & GARDEN, TILLER, SHOP TOOLS & EQUIP., BOAT
like new pull behind Swisher 44" lawn mower w/12.5 HP Briggs; Murray Ultra 19 horse, 46" riding mower; good rear-tine self-propelled garden tiller; several rolls chain link fence; like new upright 50 gal shop air compressor, 220v; like new upright air tank; several railroad ties; 50 ft CB tower in sections; good 12 ft V-bottom alum boat & trailer; fuel oil tank; P.U. tool box; several lawn & garden tools; several other misc. tools & farm related supplies; Poulan chain saw; heavy steel shelving for shop (goes up to 14 ft in sections); pallet jack; antique wood orange crates; old smudge pots; Sears 10" table saw; 2 steel live traps; alum ladders; Lincoln 225 amp stick welder; oxy-acetylene cutting torch; like new portable clay pigeon (or blue rock) thrower, battery or electric;
SPECIAL ITEM, ANTIQUE ICE CARRIAGE WAGON, MISC
excellent (completely restored by Amish) horse-drawn ice carriage wagon, spoke wheels; old oak roll top desk; good Magic Chef 30" electric stove w/overhead oven (used very little); side-by-side refrigerator freezer; good sofa w/matching Queen Ann style occasional chairs; many other misc. items from inside large machine shed (come see).