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Thursday, September 5, 2019

10:00 AM EDT

Auction Location:

401 S. Oakland Avenue
Nappanee, IN 46550


Held at the Hahn Auction Building, east of downtown Nappanee, IN on US 6 (Market St.) to Oakland Ave., then 2 blocks south at 401 S. Oakland Avenue, Nappanee, IN 46550

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North Central Indiana


Approx. 1955 Packard Clipper 4-door Sedan, good interior but it's a parts car, rough exterior; Approx. 1930 Studebaker President automobile in the garage for many years, it's all here but it's rough; 1937 Desoto Air Flow complete, but again it's been in the shed for 50 years; 1956 Packard 400 2-door hardtop, complete, but again it has been sitting in the barn for 50 years; (2) Studebaker Commanders approx. 1948 & approx. 1950, again stored inside and items piled on top, it appears they are all here but again parts or restoration cars; Very nice 1973 Dodge Gold Duster, slant 6 engine automatic approx. 90,000 miles, 2-door; Very good 1950 Studebaker pickup truck bed mounted on a single axle trailer; Approx. (40) outboard motors of all companies Elita, Johnson, Mercury, Evinrude and Martin; Straight 8 Studebaker power unit; Other miscellaneous Studebaker blocks, new heads, varied transmissions, rear ends; Huge amount of varied new old stock automotive emblems from Studebaker some in great condition some rusty; Original South Bend range by the Leonard Co. cardboard sign; Original Studebaker wagons cardboard sign; Original South Bend watch new old stock single sided tin 27.5 x 9.75; Rare Studebaker canvas mesh home radio; large amount of varied Motometers, varied autos; large amount of varied hoods, door panels, front cowling from '40s, '50s & '60s Studebakers, many of them are new old stock; Huge amount of varied of Studebaker and lots of other automotive buttons and Studebaker badges, Studebaker employment badges, Studebaker yearly employees from 5 yrs.- 30 yrs.; Other varied lodge lapel buttons - THERE MUST BE 15 FLAT SHOWCASES!; Manuals and parts lists for Studebaker, Packard & Mopar; Assorted hand tools and misc. shop tools; Studebaker wrenches, hood ornaments and Motometers; Large amount of lanterns to include PRR railroad, ICRR Railroad and more; Large amount of toy cars; Locomotive bell; Brass bell; Large amount of radiators; Large amount of vintage tractor and automotive carburetors; Packard Motor Car Company, Detroit file cabinets; Porcelain bowls; Assorted glass jars; Assorted Studebaker books and literature; Gafill Oil Co., South Bend can; Toy train items; Rare Harris Oil can for Mitchell cars, circa 1910; Autoharps; Locomotive pictures; Locomotive books and paper goods; Studebaker blueprints and other automotive blueprints; Huge amount of varied advertisement - lots of Studebaker, lots of Packard and lots of other automobiles from varied magazines but much of it is from the company; Large amount of varied license plates including a 1913 porcelain; Huge amounts of Studebaker and Studebaker-Packard memorabilia including Packard Clipper dealer promo, record and tapes and so forth; Numerous and various Studebaker-Packard radios; Large amount of varied horns from the 1920-50s off of Studebaker-Packard; Large amounts of varied beer steins, mugs, glasses and so forth; Approx. (120) varied color railroad lanterns with numerous other varied lenses, some colored and some Adlake; Birdsell grain wagon rear advertising panel; Large amounts of varied hubcaps from early 1900s - 1950s, some solid brass including a rare case Apperson, large Studebakers, Maxwell, Piage and many, many more from the early automotive production years; (150) varied salt & pepper pair of beer advertising, every type of bear imaginable; Large amount of beer lighters; Large amount of varied 35mm cameras, old projectors and more; Huge amount of varied milk bottle - pints, ½ pints, quarts including a rare pint from Family Dairy, South Bend and many South Bend, Gary, Warsaw, Syracuse dairies, a Sossoman South Bend and Guernsey Milk and others; (100) Varied early maps, primarily railroad from the teens to the '50s Jim Beam Packard; New Kamms glasses; Huge amount of varied beer bottles primarily South Bend including a rare Edelweiss Cone Top 10; (6) 1971 original reproduction Falstaff charger trays plus 100s of other beer trays; Large amount of varied Studebaker calendars; Old Lincoln stick welder; Older air compressor; Nice variable speed bench model drill press; Chain falls; Numerous leg hold traps; Large amount of Studebaker small parts - hardware, gaskets, etc.; Varied wooden bins full of parts - carburetors, starters, alternators, generators, everything for the Studebaker of varied years; Large amount of new spark plugs and exhaust system; Huge amount of varied 331/3, 78s and 45 rpm vinyl records from varied artists, primarily country and bluegrass

John J. Nemeth Estate

Auction Terms:

Cash or check w/Proper ID, Credit Card w/Convenience Fee

Any announcements made day of sale take precedence over printed matter.

Not responsible for accidents.

Auction Note:

I just can't describe how much is here. We will be selling in 2 or 3 rings. This may be one of the biggest sales because of all the smalls, parts, literature, pins and others. Bring help to buy all this automotive, railroad, beer collectibles and all the rest!

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