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2 Day Lg. Estate Auction ~ John Worth Estate ~ Grant City, Mo. ~ 9-9-17 & 9-16-17

Donna & Dale Farrens Estate Auction ~ Pickering, Mo. ~ 9-30-17
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RALPH  KOBBE 660-582-6820 - GRANT  CITY, MO.

LOCATION ~ 22757 Hwy M, Grant City, Mo.

Directions: From Grant City ~ South on Highway 169, 4.44 miles to Route M, East 1/2 mile to auction site

From Des Moines ~ (117 miles) onto I-35 S toward Kansas City, take the US-69 exit, EXIT 114 (Crossing into Iowa), then 0.27 miles and turn left onto US-69 S (Crossing into Missouri), then 1.25 miles, turn slight left onto W US Highway 69/US-69 S., then 4.92 miles, turn right onto W State Highway 46. Continue to follow Highway 46, then 24.19 miles and turn left onto US-169 S., then 4.44 miles, turn left onto Highway M, east 1/4 mile to auction site.

From St. Joseph ~ (70 miles) Take the US-169 toward King City, continuing to follow US-169 and right onto Highway M., east 1/4 mile to auction site.

From Kansas City ~ (114 miles) onto I-35 N toward Des Moines, take exit number 88, and go north on Highway 13 to Highway 136 and go east to Highway 169, go north to Highway M, and east 1/4 mile to auction site.

From Omaha ~ (135 miles) onto I-29 S toward Kansas City, then 12.68 miles, onto US-34 E via EXIT 35 toward Glenwood, then 72.80 miles, turn right onto Adams Union Ave/IA-25, continue to follow IA-25, then 18.42 miles, IA-25 becomes Highway 25/IA-2, then 2.50 miles, and stay straight to go onto County Highway P14/County Hwy-P14. Continue to follow County Hwy-P14, then 4.49 miles and turn left onto County Highway J55/County Hwy-J55, continue to follow County Hwy-J55, then 4.55 miles and turn right onto US-169 S, continue to follow US-169 S (Crossing into Missouri), for 12.77 miles, turn left onto Highway M, east 1/4 mile to auction site.

DAY 1 - SEPT. 9th ~ TOOLS! Professional and Precision! Machine Shop Tools!

DAY 2 - - SEPT. 16th ~ Antiques, Collectibles, Vehicles, Tractors and Implements, Guns, Sawmill and MORE Tools!

John Worth worked for General Motors for more than 30 years as a design engineer. He had an extensive collection of professional and precision tools. There are more than one hundred tool boxes filled with new and like-new tools - more than anyone could imagine. This is an auction that you won't want to miss!

Links At The End Of This Listing To LOTS Of Photos Of Items In This Auction!

Additional Listing ~ 8-9-17

2002 TrailBay 27' By Vision Bumper Hitch travel trailer, air and heat, good full sized bed, sleeps 4 in trailer, lots of storage - 2'x4' bathtub/shower, stereo, 3-burner LP cook stove, oak cabinets, light carpet, skylight, 19' pullout awning, 6'x5' slide-out (more or less), good tires - Very Clean!


Plymouth Mantle Clock 891 Series - 8 day; 6-1/2' tall 20" wide Ridgeway grandfather clock; 3 clocks, wooden case, old; 70 year old walnut high chair with tray; piano stool with claw and ball feet; ornate iron bed with head, foot and rails; tobacco cutter; wash bowl/pitcher set; oak surveyor's tripod

Old coffee grinder; old apple peeler; two (2) antique sugar/creamer/butter/spoon sets; old metal hand corn husker with leather strap; old iron drafting table; old square oak dining table with turned legs; old wicker porch rocker and chair; crocks and jugs; four (4) Mid-Century rattan barrel chairs with original upholstery

Bentwood wicker stools; brass and glass end tables; four (4) dining room high back 1970s chairs; six (6) bentwood rocking chairs; gun case (missing door); modern china cabinet, 50" high and 20" wide; bookshelves; 2 baker's racks; drafting table; cedar chest; two (2) leather and wood rockers

200+ collector plates (Norman Rockwell, Franklin Mint series and more - original boxes and certificates) - Too Many Types to list them all - must see!; 150+ TimeLife Books; Boehm signed porcelain figurines; glass decanters and vases - some cut glass

Miscellaneous - old stuff and not-so-old stuff; Lots of new metal, glass and brass lamps and furniture kits (new in boxes!); Empire microscope; printer's tray; Worth County memorabilia; much more in unopened boxes!


2006 Chevy Equinox LT, 2 wd, V6 3400SFI, 227,000 miles, metallic gray, Firestone tires 235/65 - Well Maintained! - Pickup toolbox

1983 Chevy Custom Deluxe 20 dually 1 ton pickup 454 big block motor, 4 speed, 79,901 miles, AC, PS, 7500 GVWR, grill guard, 7' x 8 1/2' tread plate flat bed, 5th wheel hitch, tool box with hyd jack lift, 2000 lb winch, receiver hitch, 90% on tires

1972 Chevy C 60 truck, 10 wheeler, bad motor, Allison 5 speed auto, all hyd 4 bed corner jacks, twine screw, 8' x 20' tread plate flat bed, 360 degree 25' boom, 2 HD ramps, tool box

1978 IHC 4186 turbo tractor, 4 wheel drive, 1847 hrs, SN 2960417U019108, 4 new 28L x 26' Firestone tires, AC cat, 3 pt hitch, 4 speed, Hi/Low, No PTO, hyd, sharp paint, slide out hyd 24' boom, 3 pt cat, III boom, 2000 lb winch

1973 IHC 1066 turbo, with 1466 motor, 95% tires, 18.4x385 axle duals, 10.0 x 16, WF, sharp paint, SN #E10662610159V01197, 10-75 lb front end weights, (2) 100 lb front end weights

1962 IHC 404 gas SN #33319J, 3705 hr, good paint, 3 pt, 13.6x 28 WF, 2 hyd outlets

1953 Farmall Cub, SN #164270J with Woods 5' belly mower, 9.5x24 lawn tires

1970 IHC 656 Utility, SN #8117S, 3 pt hitch, new rubber, 18x30 Firestone 45 degree angle, 4,170 hours, WF, 6-75 lb front weights

80" x 16' homemade trailer, tandem axle, bumper hitch; 4'x8' IT trailer, 2 ton winch and tool box

8' x 18' homemade gooseneck trailer with hyd jack, on trailer house axle

7'x18' Starlite trailer, tandem axle, 2000 lb winch, pull out ramps, toolbox, electric jack

JD 503 3 pt 5' rotary mower, like new; JD 1508 batwing mower, 1000 pto shaft

Logging boom hook; Posthole digger, 3 pt, Comer 12" bit and 9" bit; Snow Machine (blue and white) snowblower, 3 pt hydraulic blower; 3'x7 1/2' wooden 2-wheel trailer with sides; 4 section drag harrow;


Cottonwood lumber - 10 1/2' long - 1" and 2" lumber; 4"x4" pine; 2x8 and 2x6 - 17' long - native and pine


The Geiser MFG Co, Waynesboro, PA: 58' rail, 54" blade, 20' sawdust drag - can be operated with motor or belt pulley; 24 volt system, 4 cylinder Caterpillar Diesel Motor; 100 gal diesel tank on stand; 10'x10' metal shed, electrified, 8' tall, wooden floor


Car Lift - 400 gal propane tank, converted into an air tank; 4'x4' Forced Air LP Gas Furnace, two post heavy duty auto hoist/lift, 100 lb anvil on wheels; pumps, nail gun, nails, simple gun, staples, jig saw, strap fixts, swivel vise grips, chain vice grips, spring clamps, scissors, air tools, cut off saw, blades

3/4" drills, 3/4" impact, 1" and 2" impact, nut runners: impact - 1/2", Tire - 1/2"; shop towels; 1/4" nut runner; 6" die grinder; hvy die grinder; air tools; 1" impact; hvy air; spot welder; end wrenches; screw exts - screw bits; reg sockets; elect. chr fixts - AC & DC; boring tools; lathe - mill

Cutoff tool and bits; Index fixt and collets - 3/8" - 3/4"; 40-60 chain and parts; small air & elect power tools and acc; lathe rests - steady & fol; elect. parts - switches, boxes, plug-ins & plates, staples; St. Stl. Trim washers; St. Stl. nuts and washers, o-rings, e-rings, roll pins; solder guns, solder and equip

Pipe taps; pipe extractors; mill - lathe set up fixtures; impact sockets - 3/8" - 1/2" - metric; large drill bits - long shank bit, drill bits, chuck keys, 82 degree ctr sinks; taps - 7/8" - 2" gun taps nc - nf; impact sockets - 1/2" deep wall, 3/4" deep wall - 3/4" std wall; Lathe Dead ctrs - rount ctr, knurling tool, live ctic, ctr finders, dykem, 2 motor block stand on wheels

Hobart Ironman 210 wire welder, Hobart 200 amp wire welder, Arc 200 stick welder, Airco 180 amp welder on cart, 2 piggyback cutting torches, 65 ft cord and reel, Duracraft 10" wood bandsaw on wheels, Homak SE series 42" x 54" 19 drawer tool box, Craftsman 1/4" 1/2" socket sets

6-44" wood clamps, 3/4" breaker bar, Conquest 20" 1 1/2 hp single phase sander, Chicago 16" 7 1/2 hp cut-off saw on wheels, 2 (two) Baldor 12" 2 hp single phase / three phase floor grinders, KEW power washer, Foredom 10 v foot control drill, floor wire drill press, Rockford drill press

Gear pullers, 2 (two) Titan 1" breaker bars, Power Caulker, impact sockets, deep well sockets, Ryobi jigsaw with case, parts washer, metal hole saw kit, 2 (two) right angle 2-speed drills, sawsall, duel metal saw, hole saw bits, Black & Decker 3/4" drill, 12" gear puller, mill tools

Engine overhaul tools, 15 lb gear puller, Ryobi gas powered sawsall, shop books and service manuals, 30" melting pot, 4 ft heat buster fan, lg lot bolt cutters, 4 ft pipe wrench, 3 1/2 ton floor jack, 24" open crescent wrench, lg pipe threader, 4' x 8' hyd 50 ton steel/bearing press (designed and built by John Worth 2003)

Carter AFB carburetor #960552304, Powercraft 1" bandsaw on wheels, mac-vac indoor/outdoor vacuum, Jefferson hacksaw, pipe bender, Duemig 110 amp welder, 12" 2" water hose, Power Kraft 10" table saw, drill grinder model 91000, Black & Decker 5 drill press on cart, spark plug tester

Lg lot of motors, new 1 ton cherry picker, 3 hp water pump/transfer, Porta power, Sander/grinder, 16" cut-off saw, 10 lb hammer, 20 ton press, 3 pc 16 drawer Craftsman tool box, Reddy heater, f1 ton chain hoist, 2 (two) 200 gal fuel tanks on wooden stand, Kawasaki 4 wheeler, Bayou 4 wheeler

15 gal sprayer tank, Wisconsin 4 cycle generator/welder, electrical parts, switches, boxes, plug-ins, mill lathe set up fixtures, impact sockets 3/8" - 1/2" metric, heavy duty 2-post lift hoist for cars or trucks; 100' barn rope on spool; Homelight 24" bar chainsaw; Dynamark 36 cc 15" bar chainsaw; heavy duty 1/2" cable; Handyman jack; Global Pro auto greaser, battery operated grease gun; 3 pt 8' blade

Saw horses; single cylinder 40 gal air compressor; Electrical wiring loop; DeWalt chopsaw; Chicago metal cutting saw, 7-1/4" cut; Oregon 12" chain saw; air powered spray gun; drill press; many pipe wrenches (various sizes); circular hand/skill saws; floor stand grinder; vice grips; hammers, bolt cutters; many new hand tools not listed - precision and professional

Click Here For Some Photos Of Tools - Guns & Fishing Equipment

There Is A Lot More Photos Of The Tools At The Links At The Bottom Of This Listing!


Harrington & Richards .22 special rim fire, 7 shot, wood checkered grips, 6" barrel

German .22 cal Model 22K handgun Serstanberbeger Weberwein, 6 shot, 2" barrel, SN 41045

Browning Fabrique Nationale .32 cal automatic Darmer De Guerre Herstal Belgique, 3" barrel, F.N., SN 26265

Spencer Gun Co. 12 Ga, Damascus 30" double barrel, full and modified choke, SN 3904 (rare!)

New Listings As Of 8-9-17


Bolt Action 338-06 Cal Mauser 98 Action Custom made Camo Stock - SN 4123

Bolt Action German Mauser Michell Nea93Eh-44-685-284 Cal Limited Stock (Tommi hold) - SN 10121

New Bolt Action Remington Model 783 - 7 WinMag cosmoline Stock - SN RM51551F

Like New Remington Bolt Action Model 770-300 WinMag - SN 71981419

New Bolt Action Savage Model 111-338 Mag - SN J831916 w/Nikon BDC 3x9 scope

Bolt Action 35 Whelen cal cosmoline stock with Simmons 8x32x50 scope

Bolt Action Czechoslovakian VZ24 8 mm 06 - SN 1119R3 camo cosmoline stock with Winchester 6.5x20x50 scope

Bolt Action 338-06 Mag 98 Action Wood Stock - SN 3-9064 with Taxco 6x24x50 scope

Remington Speed Master 22 auto wood stock tube feed - SN 1827153

Hi Point Model 4595 45 cal ACP semi auto hand grip with Pronghorn 4x32 scope

New Hi Point Model 4095 40 cal semi auto cosmoline stock with Pronghorn 4x32 scope

Steven-Savage pump Model 320 modified 18" barrel 12 ga (2 3/4" and 3") home defense handgrip with cosmoline stock - SN 151213P

New 30-06 Sporter 24" tapered - barrel only


5 kinds Pistol - 30 cal - 270 - 7 mm - 358 cal - 45 cal; 401 - 309 Shell Size; New 98 Trigger for Mauser rifle; 19 rounds 45-70; RCBS Lube Pad; Bullet Pulls; 150 rounds 45 ACP shells; Bullet Lube; Sears 7x50 Binoculars; 200 rounds 30-06 brass; New caliper; 35 cal Winchester brass; New 40 rounds 45-70 brass; shells - 338-06

Gun Tool Kit; 308 reloader kit; 270 reloader kit; 357 mag reloader kit; 120 rounds 338-06; 300 - 40 cal ammo; 300 rounds 40 cal brass and shells; Hornady 30-30 Winchester die; 7 mm x 57 imp x 40 dies; New Redding powered bullet scale model 2

Primers; Lee Bullet Mold - lot Porter ends; 30 cal bullet mold; 300 - 30 cal leg bullet; 1000 - 45 ACP; Big Mellee Ultra Vibe 18 Shell Tumbler; 30 cal - 600 shells; 200 308 Win Cal shells; New 30 lead bullets - 1000 - 150 gr

New Bushnell 3x9x40 scope; Simmons 6x24x50 scope; New rifle scope sniper 6x24; BSA platinum 8x32x50 scope; New MF 6x18x40 scope; Tasco Bantam 3x9 scope; 45 ACP 400; 40 cal 200; 1000 458-45-70 cal


Lee 20 ga Power Load All; RC BS 12 ga Min Grand Single Stage Shotshell reloading press; 2-CBS-JR2 and Shell Press; Powder Tumbler - Frankfort Bullet Puller; Bore Site; Wood/Glass gun case - pine - 2 1/2' x 6' x 12" with bottom drawer and glass front

10 mm gun cigarette lighter; Taper crimp die - S&W 45 ACP; Taper crimp Die 40 S&W - 10 mm ; Hornady 35 Whelen Series 111; Hornady 10 mm auto 40 S&S Series 11; Hornady 45 auto AR/Win Series 11; CBS Reloading dies - 308 sizes; CBS 7 mm mag die

CBS 338 Win die; CBS 300 Win Mag die; CBS small base die - 308 Win; Lee 35 Wellen die; Lee 45x70 expander die; Lee universal case expanding die; New Lee 30x06 die; Lee 45x70 die; three (3) Buckskin cloth gun cases


Graphite 070 Series 2260 - open face; Penn 309 Level Wind - open face; Sportfisher 6100 - open face - spinning reel; Zebco 606; Jolly Roger 250 yard - open face; Daiwa 7300H spinning reel - Daiwa 2012 rod; Quantum Crappie Rod; Bobs Pro Meg Cast 5.0.1 open spinning; Zebo Rhino Tongue Rod; Catfish river rod

Bring your loaders and trailers to take your items home!

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Then Come Back & Click Here For 6 More Pages Of Photos!

Terms ~ Cash or check with proper ID. Not responsible for theft or accidents. Nothing removed until settled for. Statements made Day of Auction take precedence over printed advertising. Sales are final.   Lunch on grounds. Restroom available on site

Joyce Worth, Representative

Auction Conducted By
Ralph Kobbe Auctions & Appraisals
Ralph Kobbe, Auctioneer ~ (660) 582-6820

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 ~ 9:30 A.M.

RALPH  KOBBE 660-582-6820 - GRANT  CITY, MO.



70 Years Accumulation Of Antiques & Collectibles -Tractors
Machinery - Household & More

LOCATION ~ 31297 180th Rd. ~ Pickering, MO 64476

Directions - From Maryville, MO: East on Hwy 46, 3 miles to Hwy EE, North 9 miles to 180th Rd, West 1/2 mile to auction site.

From Pickering, MO: North 1/2 mile to 180th Rd, East 3 miles on gravel to auction site. Watch for Auction signs.

REAL  ESTATE ~ Sells at 1:00 p.m.

Featuring: 1989 24'X52' double wide mobile home with 10'X15' back porch,10'X52' covered front deck. 3 bedroom, 2 baths, living & dinning room, kitchen with utility room, built in dishwasher. Rural water.

500 gal LP tank (to be sold separate), 2 car garage, 28'X 36' Pole building with cement floor and windows. 28'X 36' Pole shed cement floor, divided with living quarters with full kitchen, all insulated, o Other side workshop and garage, large sliding door. 20'X 48' Barn with livestock pens and milking stanchions, water in lots. 4 other out buildings, cave.

Brief Legal Description-01-65-35W 1/2, SW &W 1/4/E 1/2 Nodaway CO. EXC Pub. RD RW.

Property has 2 stocked ponds, abundant wildlife and mature timber. Bulk of farm is in good grass. 66.13 acres +/-in hay or pasture, 27.4 acres +/- timber, 1 acre +/- yard. Farm has fair to very good fences, all in good grass, well maintained, would make a great start up farm.

Hay ground is in Red Clover, Brome, Orchard grass, Trefoil, Fescue and Alfalfa.

Soil type-10124 (16B0 Sharpsburg silty clay loam 2-5% slopes, 202 (17C2) Shelby clay loam 5-9% slopes, 20005 (15C) Lamoni clay loam 9-14% slopes, 10172 (17D2) Shelby clay loam 8-145 slopes eroded, 30194 (17E2) Shelby clay loam 14-205 slopes eroded.

REAL ESTATE TERMS ~ Buyer to pay 10% down payment on day of auction and enter into contract of sale with the remainder to be paid at closing in approximately 30 days or later.

County taxes for 2016 were $573.00 and shall be pro-rated. Property sells as is and is not contingent on financing. Seller will provide an up to date abstract, merchantable title insurance. The owner is very sincere in selling, but retains the right to reject any and all bids.

Closing will be at Taryn Henry Law Firm in Maryville, MO. Closing will be split 50/50. Any announcements made on auction day takes precedence over printed advertisement.

To view real estate call Ralph Kobbe Auction Service 660-582-6820 or Kathryn Stone 641-202-3277.

70 Years Accumulation Of Antiques & Collectibles -Tractors
Machinery - Household & More


1948 IH M Farmall, WF, new paint, SN-44000, Behlen power steering, 3 pt., 12 volt

Kawasaki Prairie 4x4 auto 300, 95% rubber

42" Murray 18-1/2 HP riding mower; 15' Cimmaron boat with trailer, trolling motor; NH 3P, 451, 7' sickle bar mower; 3-1/2' x 8', 2 wheel trailer with 2" hitch; 3 pt. FMC 5' rotary mower; Old low boy needs repair; Old iron wheel 4 bar side rake; 3Pt bale fork

Lot of new 2016 big hay bales, mix grass; (6) 5'x10' corral panels with walk through gate; (4) Blue Mule 12' poly feed bunks; wooden feed bunk; calf creep feeders with gates on side; 100 gal. water tank; Fhicken Faters; Feeders; Egg basket; Chicken wire; 2'x3' Steel dog box; 4'x4' dog box

Used tires; 14' aluminum extension ladder; Deer decoy; All kinds of hand tools; Fencing tools; Plywood; Feed buckets; Heat lamps; Heard 12 volt seeder; Horse tack; Chain saws; Weed eaters; Push mower; Garden hoses; Yard cart; Tiller; Camper shell for pickup; Hog and cattle panels.


Estate HD washer; HD Maytag 220 dryer; Kenmore LP 30" stove; 18.2 cu ft refrigerator; 16 cu ft Hotpoint refrigerator; glider rocker; Pacesetter zigzag sewing machine; 50" walnut spool drop leave table; wooden quilt rack; metal file cabinet

2 full size bed room suites; wood stove; brown La-Z-Boy chairs; pictures; cook ware; lots of canning jars; towel and linens; books; 4qt ice cream freezer; Tupperware; cookbooks; big meat grinder; meat tenderizer; white porcelain double kitchen sink

1884 Home Comfort porcelain wood cook stove; 10" glass cake stand; gold trim tea pot with sugar and creamer; clean turkey on nest; hens on nests; vinegar cruets; child's rocker; chamber pot (damaged); toy Pony Boy cap gun; BB gun; 1956 Die Cast Chevy Bel Air 2 Door Hardtop NIB

Howell Root Beer mug; metal pheasant weather vane; fishing gear; waders; picnic table; card table with 4 chairs; bird feeders; cement flower pots; other flower pots and vases; handicap walker; commode.

Lots And Lots Of Boxes And Sheds That Have Not Been Opened Yet. More To Be Discovered.

Terms ~ Cash or check with proper ID. Not responsible for theft or accidents. Nothing removed until settled for. Statements made Day of Auction take precedence over printed advertising. Sales are final.

Lunch On Grounds By Diagonal, IA, United Church. Restroom Available

Personal Representative: Kathryn Stone (641)202-3277

Auction Conducted By
Ralph Kobbe Auctions & Appraisals
Ralph Kobbe, Auctioneer ~ (660) 582-6820

We Appreciate Your Business. See You There.

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