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JD Sinnif:
(641) 799-3615


Public Auction

Sunday, April 2nd  12 Noon

Located at 106 North Iowa Ave, Ottumwa, IA

Furniture:Leather sofa, leather recliner, cloth recliner, maple occasional table, 3 shelf walnut bookcase, 2 solid maple end tables, solid maple coffee table, small oak entertainment center,  glass door curio cabinet, solid maple dresser with mirror, 1920’s vanity with mirror, antique walnut cedar chest, maple double dresser with mirror and matching bookcase headboard and frame, 2 maple end tables with magazine racks, metal 2 drawer filing cabinet, metal 4 drawer file cabinet, old solid pine China cabinet with hutch, mid-century vanity with mirror and bench, matching mid-century dresser, misc bookcases, shelving, and storage cabinets, small knee hole desk, tall white 2 door kitchen pantry cabinet, small marble tip occasional table, old primitive kitchen work table, mid-century bookcase, primitive  storage  cabinet, walnut magazine rack, miscellaneous metal shelving, two card tables, Metal mesh round outdoor patio table, metal and wood park bench

Electronics: Sharp 21” portable television, Koss DVD player, Panasonic VHS tape player, pair of floor stereo speakers, Radio Shack portable cassette recorder, large George Forman electric free standing grill,

 Lamps:  Milk-glass replica oil lamp, 3 brushed stainless steel table lamps, ceramic and brass table lamp, small milk glass hobnail-pattern desk lamp, 2 matching teal ceramic lamps, 2 matching crystal vanity lamps, brass floor-lamp with attached glass table, brass piano lamp, white and gold ceramic brass table lamp, gold glass and brass table lamp,

Musical instruments:  accordion with case, dulcimer, tambourine

Collectibles: McCoy Pottery: old fashioned car cookie jar, flowered tea pot, turquoise pitcher,

Milk glass: individual fruit bowls, iced tea glasses , vases, celery tray, sugar and creamer, and more,

Newspapers: December 8, 1941 Des Moines Tribune attack on Pearl Harbor, March 1, 1936 Des Moines Tribune, Alaska discoveries, Nazi buildup in Europe, Joan Crawford, Marlene Dietrich

Morrell’s memorabilia: The Fruits of 100 Years 1827-1927, Morrell Magazines: June 1951, Oct 1944, July 1943, June 1942, 120th Anniversary Series

East End Presbyterian Church Memorabilia,

OHS Argus: 1935, 1941 – 1944

Resin bears


Old diplomas, old primers and workbooks

Antique valentines and post cards,

Porcelain dolls, 1960 newborn baby doll

Depression glass, Miramar small pink casserole dated 1936, white Bavarian and Haviland dinner plates, Royal Ironstone China Alfred Meakin England platters, Teapots, cut class crystal bowls, Mid-Century Coffee service, Mid-Century aluminum cake carrier, 1930’s Presto pressure cooker, cut glass serving pieces, Mid-Century snack sets in original boxes,

Household goods: Corelle and Corningware, stainless flatware, picture frames, , throw pillows, games, platinum rimmed crystal wine glasses, Tupperware,

Christmas Decorations:  Cobblestone Corners ceramic village, Nativity Sets,  artificial Christmas Trees, cookie jars, glass ornaments, collectible ornaments, Santa Clauses, ceramic Christmas Trees, teapots, nut cracker, pillows, table linens, angels,

Textiles: Comforters, bedspreads, curtains, handmade afghans and throws, tablecloths, placemats

Hundreds of books in the following categories:  Children’s, Sports, Health, Animals, Jokes, Mysteries, Westerns, Mothers, Extensive Christian ministerial library

Music:  Piano and Vocal, seasonal, wedding, Christmas programs, Old sheet music, Organ, church hymnals

Framed Oil Paintings by Betty Forbes

Green Shade 1977

Mars Hill 1979

Mountain Scene

Old red barn 1979

Brown Cabin (Value Painting)

Open Bible Church

African Woman and Child

Blue Mountains

Woman Behold Your Son 1984

Floral Vase

Mountain Majesty

Small canvas: Old Tree

Miscellaneous screws and hardware

Owners Betty Forbes and Late Rev Milton Forbes

Terms: Cash or check only                Lunch on grounds

*All announcements made day of sale take precedence over ads.

*Not responsible in case of accident or theft.             


J.D. Sinnif & TJ Sinnif – auctioneers

Cell 641-799-3615            web – www.sinnifauction.com


SPRING Lawn, Garden,

Small Equipment, & Tool AUCTION:

SATURDAY, APRIL 8th      10:00AM


Oskaloosa, IA


*AC D17 wide-front 3pt. 12V

*Ferguson T20 3pt. wide-front new back tires

*1950 AC C – narrow-front 12V w/ Woods belly mower

* 1953 WD wide-front 12V

*Minneapolis Moline wide-front  & loader (not running)

Small Equipment:

6ft. Rhino 3pt. blade, 5’pull-type rotary mower, Woods 990 3pt. mower, JD #5 sickle mower, Rhino 7’ 3pt. finish mower, older New Idea ground-driven manure spreader, Toyota mod #20 gas manual forklift – needs carburetor, 1989 EzGo gas golf cart with windshield and top

Pick-ups & Trailers:

1989 F350 crew cab 4×4 automatic- newer tires & extra fenders – rusty but runs good – salvage title, tilt-bed golf cart trailer, pick-up box trailer, 4’x7’ single axle trailer, 2 single axle tilt-bed trailers

McKim Riding Lawn mowers:  Ready to mow.  Sell at 1P.M.

Zero Turns:

JD 960 34HP w/ 60” deck, 2 Ferris 1500 25HP w/ 52” decks, Ferris 500 26HP w/52” deck, 2 Ferris 3100 32HP w/ 61” decks, Ferris 3000 27 HP w/ 61” deck, 2 Ferris 2000 25HP & 27HP w/ 61” decks, Champion 2050 20HP w/ 50” deck, Dixie Chopper XWF 2700 27HP w/ 60” deck, Simplicity 2050 20HP w/ 50” deck, Cub Cadet Tank 33 HP w/ 60” deck, Lawn Tractors:

Simplicity Legacy X1 27HP w/ 60” deck & loader weight box 540 PTO cat one 3pt., Cub Cadet garden tractor GTX 2000 20HP Hyd. w/ 50” deck, JD X324 22HP hyd. w/ 48” deck all-wheel steering, JD X485 25HP hyd. w/ 62” deck liquid-cooled, JD 1X 175 14HP hyd. w/ 38” deck, JD 1X 188 17HP hyd. w/ 38” deck, Simplicity Citation 21HP hyd. w/ 48” deck, AGCO Allis 2025 25HP hyd. w/ 60” deck, AGCO 1823 23HP hyd. w/ 54” deck, Simplicity 2500 25HP hyd. w/ 48” deck, Simplicity Regent 23HP hyd. w/ 42” deck, Cub Cadet RZTL 23HP hyd. w/ 50” deck, Simplicity Conquest 23HP hyd. w/ 50” deck, AGCO 1720 20HP hyd. w/ 50” deck, AGCO 2025 25HP hyd. w/ 60” deck, Sears DYT 4000 185HP hyd., 2 Simplicity Prestige 27HP hyd. w/ 54” deck, AGCO 1823 23HP hyd. w/ 54” deck, AGCO 1823 23HP hyd. w/ 54” deck, AGCO 1820 20 HP hyd. w/ 50” deck, AGCO Allis 1716 16HP hyd. w/ 44” deck, AGCO 1723 23HP hyd. w/ 50” deck, AGCO 1720 20HP hyd. w/ 44” deck, AGCO 1616 16HP hyd. w/ 44” deck, 2 AGCO Allis 1614 14HP hyd. w/ 38” decks, Deutz Allis 1616 12.5 HP hyd. w/ 44” deck, 2 Deutz Allis 1613 12.5HP hyd. w/ 35” decks, 2 AGCO 524 24HP hyd. w/ 50” decks, AGCO Regent 21HP hyd. w/ 38” deck

Consigned Mowers:

2 JD 212 riders, older JD 110 w/chain blade & deck, JD 111- for parts, AGCO Allis 413H rider, AGCO 1716 rider, 18HP Yard-Man rider, 14.5 Murray rider, Snapper rider w/ bagger, Snapper GT500 w/ 54” deck, 1999 Polaris 440 ind. Snow mobile

Hay:  200 square bales of alfalfa-mix hay

Lawn Equipment: Rear-mount tiller for 200 series JD, front-mount snow blower w/ snow blades chains & weights, JD self-propelled walk-behind mower, 8HP Yard Man chipper/shredder, front-tong tiller, push-mowers, ATV tires, pick-up truck tires, plastic barrels, Craftsman mini-tiller, JD snow blower, Toro snow blower

Tools: 110 volt generator, new GMC louver tailgate, engine hoist, multi-purpose vise, bench grinder, iron work bench, Forne stick welder, 7.5HP single-phase 220 upright air compressor, Briggs 4HP vertical shaft motor, car ramps, Power Craft table saw, chain hoist, propane tank, Hobart wire welder- needs work, Metal & wooden work benches, Clark floor-model drill press, Speedway power hacksaw, B& D radial-arm saw, wheel barrow, double chicken fryer on wheels, steel ramps, gear pullers, roto-zip, chainsaw, pipe threader & clamp, band saw, drills, router, power hammer, power washer, many more shop tools & multiple hand tools


Metal chairs, full & empty oil cans, pop bottles, Harley cans, orange pop sign, 3 wire flower planters, and many more items

*Will run 2 auction rings most of the day.

*Tractors sell around 12:00 noon.

*McKim riders sell at 1:00PM

*This will be a large sale again this year.  Will accept consignments until Friday, April 7th  at 5:00PM.


Terms: cash or check                               Food on grounds


*All announcements made day of sale take

precedence over all advertisements. 

*Not responsible in case of accident or theft.

*Must have photo ID to get a bidder number.

* Must pay for items before removing from grounds.



J.D. Sinnif & TJ Sinnif – auctioneers

(641)-799-3615                       sinnifauction.com







Web: www.sinnifauction.com