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Vada and Owen Byrum Estate Auction

Date: Saturday, June 3, 2023

Sale starts at 10:00 am


1193 Fern St. 

Linby, IA 52580

(Auction signs posted)

DIRECTIONS: From Hwy. 78, turn on V51 (Pekin School Road) 2 miles, turn east (left), go approx. 1 mile, turn on Linby Drive to end of street or from the 4-way stop in Packwood, go north on V63 1 mile, turn west (left), go approx. 3 miles, turn on Linby Drive to end of street. 

Please direct any questions to auctioneer, Greg Millikin, at 641-777-6459.

Mon - Fri: 7am - 10pm
Saturday: 8am - 10pm
Sunday: 8am - 11pm

Saturday, June 3: Opening Hours


AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: Vada and her husband, Owen, threw very few things away through the years, also there will be several items coming out of the old Linby Hotel. 

ANTIQUE & PRIMITIVES: “Linby” depot sign; 2, 4, 5,10 gal Western crocks; 4 gal. salt glazed crock with bee sting design w/ear handles; 5 lb. butter crock; 3 gal. Ruckel’s crock; kerosene lamps and holder; barn lanterns; metal dutch oven; women’s hats; Alaska ice cream freezer; pink and green depression; Milwaukee belt buckle; Dressel railroad light; CMSTP & P railroad fuel cans; rug beater; misc. Jewelry incl. Omega pocket watch & Bulova men’s watch; Hurricane style electrified table lamp; sad irons; swirl glassware; Fire King; silhouette pictures; egg basket; graniteware; blue Mason jars; Old Thresher pins; Homer Laughen dishes; guitar in case; galvanized wash tubs, boilers, water cans & washstands; wringer washers; stoneware bowls; National washboard; Hanson hand scales; large cast iron lard kettle; wheel chairs; croquet set; yard gates; hand garden plows; coal buckets; red wagons; sled; buck saw; yard windmill; pitcher pump; “The Old Trusty” chicken incubator; wooden kegs; large ice tongs; iron patio set; globe; (2) two steeled-wheeled carts; holiday decorations; tricycle; 1940’s Taylor Tot style scooter buggy; child’s iron bed; school desk; misc. Children’s toys; card boxes; black lunch boxes 

COLLECTIBLES: Blakesburg OIl Company (Elmer Anderson, Manager) thermometer; Colbert’s Station thermometer, Hayesville; Mac’s Shop & Services, Packwood; cookie jars; various rooster items 

ANTIQUE FURNITURE: Mission style rocker; cedar chest; high chair; child’s rockers; side-by-side chifferobe with vanity mirror & mirrored door; rolling tea cart; red formica /chrome dinette set w/ 4 chairs; Tempus Flight grandmother clock; curved glass cabinet; mirrored wardrobe armoire w/ dresser; floor lamp; wooden drop leaf table; red wood lawn chairs; large wooden wainscot coating cupboard; child’s iron bed; school desk; small desk; Singer treadle sewing machine in cabinet 

HOUSEHOLD: Small appliances; coffee maker (30 cup); punch set; Tupperware 

MISC.: 2 fuel barrels on stands; Coleman cook stove; wooden gun cabinet; live traps; box fan; Sentry safe; railroad ties; cement deer yard ornaments; steel wheeled yard cart; electric bug snapper; Red Line kerosene heater; fishing poles; snow blower attachment for garden tractor; wooden bench; front tine garden tiller; chicken waters & feeders; chicken crate; wheel barrels; yard cart; garden hose on reel; fertilizer cart; train track mounted on plywood; original Christmas train set in box; canning jars 

RIDING LAWN MOWERS: John Deere LX176, 38”; John Deere Hydro 175, 38”; John Deere SX75, 9 HP; (2) Yard Machines push mowers; lawn sweeper 

TOOL RELATED: Craftsman jigsaw; hand saws; stepladders; jumper cables in case; 12 V air compressor; tarps; misc. Pipe wrenches; battery charger; air pig; floor jack; wood planes; hardware; electrical tools; table saw; drill press; McCulloch chain saw in case; ratchet wrench; yard & garden tools; saw horses; chain binders; log chains; gas cans; portable air compressor 

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