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Thursday, July 17th 2014 @ 2:00PM

LOCATION: 9640 Arends Avenue Sparta, MI 49345

DIRECTIONS: North of Grand Rapids or south of Big Rapids take US-131 to the Rockford exit #97 (10 Mile Rd) west 3 miles to Division Ave, north 1 ½ miles to Fonger St, east ½ mile to Arends Ave north to home. OR from Sparta take 13 Mile Rd east 2 miles to Division Ave, south 1 ½ miles to Fonger St, east ½ mile to Arends Ave, north to home. (Kent Co.)

To settle the Estate of the late Homer Hapner a Public Auction will be held.

Homer was 93 years old at the time of his passing and lived at this farm since 1955. He served his country in World War II protecting the vital waterway of the Panama Canal. Upon his return he worked in construction and at Atwood Brass. His family invites everyone to come to his homestead on Thursday, July 17th to help make this Auction a success.

For your convenience we will have a lunch wagon, port-a-jons and wash-up station.

TERMS: Cash or good check day of auction. Master Card or VISA with 3% service fee added. We subscribe to PAY TEC (a national check collection company.

Tractor, Skid steer, Truck, Auto & 3pt. Equipment selling at approx. 4:00PM


1973 David Brown Mod. 885 diesel, 43hp, wide front, power steering, live power, fenders 14.9x28” tires w/Freeman loader, 2024hrs on meter #627676

Early 1980’s John Deere Mod. 90 skid steer, 2-cylinder gas, 47” wide bucket, 950hrs on meter #095852M

3pt. Kelly Farm Equipment Mod. B20FA backhoe w/pto hydraulic pump &18” bucket

3pt. 6’ Befco C26 Cyclone finish mower

3pt. 5’ brush hog

3pt. 6’ back blade

3pt. King Kutter slip scoop

3pt. King Kutter platform frame

3pt. 2bt 14” plow (shop built)

3pt. trencher (shop built)

4’x8’ single axle trailer

Kubota OHV Mod. AV5500-B gas generator, 4800watt, elect start, auto idler

Sabre by John Deere 16hp riding mower, hydrostatic drive, 46” deck

Toro CCR Powerlite 3hp snow thrower

Paddle King 2-person 10’ aluminum pontoon paddle boat

Sea-Ryder 2-person fiberglass/aluminum pontoon paddle boat

Meyer truck front-mount snowplow

Car dolly (shop built)

2013 ARE fiberglass 6ft pick-up cap for Chevrolet (slight damage)


1990 Chevrolet Scottsdale 1500 pick-up, regular cab, 8’ box, 4.3L V-6 gas, 5-speed manual, bench seat, Century fiberglass cap, bed mat, 91,622 miles (1-OWNER)

2007 Chevrolet Aveo LS, 4-door, automatic, 1.6L 4-cylinder gas, CD player, 61,000 miles


Coleman Powermate air compressor

Bench mod. drill press

Drill press vise

Bench grinder

Small bench vise

Hitch platform

McCulloch Mac 110 chainsaw

13’x7’ ½”, 5’ ½” high chain link dog kennel

Elect drills

Disk grinders

Elect impact wrench

Standard & metric pneumatic deep well socket sets

Sockets & ratchets

Grease guns

Ridgid pipe cutter


Hammer drill

Pneumatic ratchet

Tap & die set

Battery charger/booster

Coleman 2-mantle gas lantern

Post-hole digger

Push broom

Elect chain saw

Portable air tank

Hydraulic jacks

Jack stands

Skil saw

Nut & bolts

Power hacksaw (shop built)

16’ aluminum ex. ladder

Tackle box

Elect pump

Boat anchor

Small table saw

330’ tape

100’ tape

Rechargeable drills

Hand boat winch

Drill bit indexes


Used ex. doors

Garden hose

Hand trailer dolly

Gas weed eaters

Pull behind lawn fertilizer

Evinrude 2hp outboard

Older small outboard

HD ratchet straps

12v elect winch

Appliance cart

Hand truck

Gas cans

Mail box post

Trailer jack

Wood step ladder

Buck saw


Log chains

Wheel barrow

55 gal. drums

Elect fence posts

Elect cords

Tractor tire chains

Jerry can

8’ Pick-up cab

(2) Power chair scooters

Gas grill

Propane wall heaters

Garbage can dolly

(2) 5 gal. buckets of tire lead weights

Mobile home tongues & I-beams

Heavy duty elect. scrap wire

Misc. scrap wire

Misc. scrap iron from around the farm


1954 Farmers Pocket Ledger Morrissey Farm Equipment Comstock Park, MI

1922 Mobil Oil Correct Lubrication book

Wurzburg of Grand Rapids bank

Moto Mile oil can

Shoe hasp

Milk can

Corn knife

Potato planter

Barn lantern

American Rotary elect sewing machine in cabinet

Barbie doll trunk & barbies

Toy models

Few old toys

Hand meat slicer

Cherry pitter

Folding binoculars

Head vase

Carnival glass

Collectible glassware

45 records

Folding camera

Few cow stanchions

(5) 1940s – 50s Wooden school desk with tops

Antique wooden highchair

(10) Wooden ironing boards

(3) Wooden flat top trunks

Wooden curve top trunk

1950s Complete barbers kit in leather case

Antique singer sewing machine

Antique metal scale w/ porcelain top

Steel mop ringer

(2) Ice saws

(2) Cross cut saws

Hay rake

(2) Hand seed planters

(2) Early 1900s Box cameras

1950s Camera

1950s Hand held movie projector

Wooden cheese cutter

(7) Wooden pulleys

(2) Brass blow torches

Approx (40) 60s and 70s Lp records

2 Wash Boards

3 Antique shovels

(3) Antique hand saws

Assortment of Antique Carpenters tools, wood planers, drills, bits, hammers, etc

1930s Hockey stick

Antique Curtain stretcher

1950s Mantle Clock w/ pillars

(3) Block Ice Tongs

1904 Complete first aid kit

Assortment of Late 1800s – Early 1900s Bibles and Books

(2) Antique phones


(2) Chop axes

Antique pick axe

Late 1800s – Early 1900s Shot Gun Bullet reload and Cap & Ball bullet making machine with Antique Cash Drawer

Brass Fire Extinguisher

Sword with leather case

Complete set of toy metal Budweiser and Coke Cola horses and wagons

Hand Crafted John Deere Tractors with plow

Childs Scooter

Hat Stretcher

Wooden Clamp Vise

Antique carpet stretcher

Wood Trufant lumber thermometer with phone 11 written on it

Hand Clippers

Assortment of Antique bottles and jars

Assortment of Antique tins

Stand up Wooden Ringer washer

(2) Early 1960s Daisy BB Guns.

One of the first Electric 1960s Weiner Roster

Rug beaters

(3) 1960s Pistol Holsters

China wash Basin

Picture w/ frame

Antique picture frame

Horse Harness w/ brass caps

Metal Barbers Ultra Violet cleaning cabinet

Antique Kerosene road flare


Sentry 1230 floor safe, 14 ½”x16 ½”

Small chest freezer


Amana gas range

Amana gas dryer

Frigidaire washing machine

DVD players

VHS players

21” flat screen TV

DVDs & VHS tapes

Upholstered furniture


Card table

Sev. TVs

Metal closet

Metal cabinet


Kitchen utensils


Microwave stand


Plastic lawn chains

Few canning jars


Furniture from the house

Misc. other household items

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