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Date: Saturday, December 19, 2015
Time:11:00 AM Eastern
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Todd Rankin Absolute Estate Auction
Saturday December 19th 11:00
380 Tumbling Creek Road,
Erwin, TN 37650

Antiques, Autos, UTV, Boat, Household

This will be an exciting absolute auction just in time to buy yourself the
Christmas present no one knows you want. Mr. Rankin has put together a
collection that will make you happy. The contents of three of his homes on
this road will be sold at the main home-place.

Partial Listing: 2011 Subaru Outback, Late 1992 300 class Mercedes Wagon,
Mileage on Subaru is around 67,000 & Mercedes is in the 80,000 range,2012
RCE Polaris Ranger, Wooden skiff row boat with trailer, #24(very
large) cast iron churn bell, Lots of Blue Ridge, Double butcher/ chopping
block , Moser . great estate box lots. tools, appliances, table lots.
glass, Asian pottery and china, large copper candy kettle, Windsor style
bench, children’s toy wooden wagon, patio furniture, oak icebox, jelly
cupboard, nice leather sofa and chair, Cherokee basket, custom iron pot
racks, tribal carpets, small hay wagon with wood wheels, paintings and
prints, upscale used furniture, spinet desk, modern flat TV’s, bedroom
furniture, Empire chest, Maple highboy, crocks and crock churns, daisy
churn, Railroad signal lantern, Tibetan statues, Japanese woodblocks,
large wooden airplane prop with curved tips, large B B Q smoker, crystal
and china, limestone chimney and foundation from an early log house ( 30
days to remove), Best strawberry advertising sign we have ever sold, barn
full of good lumber to be sold in one lot, John Deer mower, whales tooth
and other nature items including mounts, military clock from airplane,
many good country porch rockers, Fine Danish style dining table with
chairs, Tiffany style lamp, ballerina bronze, floor globe with iron stand,
wicker and iron porch furniture, primitives, curved glass china cabinet,
and much more.

Terms – Cash or check with a 10% buyers fee. Sales tax will not be
collected. Vehicle buyers will pay sale tax when they register. Preview
will be 10 am the day of the auction. Items must be removed the day of the
auction. All items sell “as is” at an absolute estate auction. Bring
your truck or trailer .

Directions- Take Exit 43( Temple Hill) Interstate 26, then get on Highway
19 W, Follow 19 till it bares to the left toward Spivey Mountain, Look
for our auction sign and turn right on Tumbling Creek and you will find

Storm date if the auction cannot be conducted is January 9th, 2016

Date: Saturday, December 12, 2015
Time:12 Noon Eastern Time
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Antique Cane Auction
Sat. December 12th, 12 Noon Eastern Time
125 W Market Street
Johnson CIty , Tennessee, 37604

Here is the internet catalogue. Please register if you would like to bid
live on the net:

Here the the link to the high resolution interactive catalogue:

Click here for the fast loading copy of the printed catalogue:

This our best Winter offering ever. Over 230 canes. Fine jewelry canes,
sword, guns, folk art and much more. Catalog will be up very soon on this
website. Preview morning of the auction at 10 am or two weeks before the
auction by appointment.

Kimball M Sterling inc TFL 1915
Cash or check 20% BP

Date: Saturday, December 5, 2015
Time:10:00 am
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Hey folks this is going to be a good one with lots of surprises. Jeff and
his wife shopped for years in the area. Many of you will remember him. He
was at Twin Hills auction every Friday for many many years and had the
best shop in this area in Blountville. Jeff passed away about 6 years ago
and the family has decided to have this auction. Be here at the auction
Rain or shine our tents will be up.

Absolute Auction

The Jeff Bridwell Estate
Saturday Dec. 5th 10 am
259 Adams Street
Blountville , Tennessee 37617 ( About 20 minutes from Johnson CIty)

Antiques, Autos, Tractors, Motor Home, Clocks , Primitives, Oak Office
Furniture, Hit/Miss engine and more.

Vehicles- 1990 Jaguar sedan, Ford 4000 tractor, 1962 Corvair truck, 1958
Edsel Convertible, 1976 Chevy pickup.1991 Cadillac, 1987 Winnebago, 8 N
Ford Tractors, 1997 custom Van ( all of the previous are running), another
8 N needs work, 1991 Dodge convertible.another Edsel, Tractors and tractor
parts, and whatever else we find in the field before the auction.

Antiques ( a very partial listing)- Local corner cupboard, Jelly cupboard,
Gov. Windrop desk, large clock collection including mantle and kitchen,
Fostoria, large die cast toy collection, two good large oak S roll top
desk, various curio cabinets,fine china and glass, kitchen primitives,
great 1950's white Mid Century dining room suite, Victorian and various
oak furniture, Round oak dining table with chairs,Oak roll top bed, stack
book cases.Large Victorian bookcase, porcelain statues, crocks and churns,
quilts, ear;u saddle and other farm items, trunks, over 100 estate box
lots, oak telephone,books, Kennedy campaign hat, early lighting, lawn
jockeys,Autumn leaf,other antique toys, and much more.

Used furniture- Paul Bunyan Bedroom suite, French bedroom , ocassional
furniture plus much more.

The Big Surprise.- Jeff had a building that was about 60 by 70 and it is
packed full of all kinds of goodies. I have included some photos for you
but we will post more closer to the auction. It has some great pieces and
pieces that need work for you that like to restore. You will not believe
this building.

Directions- Take Exit 66 and head toward Kingsport. In just a few seconds
you will see a road named Gravel Top on your right. Turn right and go to
Adams Street(Not Adams Ct) Turn right and you will find us.
Cash or check 10% BP. Rain or shine our tents will be up. Preview is 9 am.

Kimball M Sterling , Inc TFL-1915

Date: Saturday, November 28, 2015
Time:10:30 am
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25th Annual Thanksgiving Auction
Saturday November 28th 10:30 am
125 West Market Street
Johnson CIty, Tennessee 37604

Three Estates and Collections

The Charlie Green Country Basket Estate Collection- For the past 30 years
Charles bought the best of the best of local baskets. From the Dave Byrd
auction 30 years ago until his death he bought the best. Not quantity but

"Fine furniture, art pottery including a large group of Deldare , Large
fox and hound collection,country furniture, Fine crystal and glass,
antique toys from a Fl. collection, Monumental jockey bronze, game-room
items, Long guns including Military-Ialian carcano m Mark 1 Enfield
carbine,, 1909 Mauser Argentino,, Model 98 Mauser,1936 Nygant,, Enfield
303, Mark I Enfield 303,1898 Springfield 30-40, Eddystone and more,, ( all
guns will have to have paperwork through Sams Gun Shop in
Bristol),Sterling items, Fine art and prints, Jewelry, Country pottery,
silver and gold coins, Silver eagles, early postcards, House full of
Hendredon furniture, very upscale used furniture, collection of porcelain
.nude enamel card and cig. cases, painting and prints, The Lorraine Brown
estate, Collection of 15 various collectible military rifles, Club Car
electric golf cart. large antique toy collection, Black Americana
collection, Large Jockey Bronze and other bronzes, more coming soon

Plus much more coming Stay turned and plan for this Big Auction.

Cash or check 10% BP. Preview Friday noon till 2 and morning of the
auction at 9am

KImball M Sterling, Inc TFL-1915
125 West Market St.
Johnson CIty, Tn 37604

Time:10:30 am
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St. Martin Estate
Gate City Va.
Spring of 2016

This is a really nice estate in Downtown Gate City. I will list the address
soon but it will be sold at the home place. Fine antique furniture with one
heck of a corner cupboard, local pie safe. and many styles of furniture,
fine china and glass, paintings, nice baby grand piano, large library, lots
of cast iron yard furniture, and much much more. Our tent will be up rain or
shine. Great estate box lots. This house has been closed for over 12 years
and you will be the first to buy. Be here for an exciting day.

Cash or check 10% BP. Preview 9:30 am

Kimball M Sterling Auctioneer Lic# VAAR 1556

One piece or an entire collection of outsider or folk-art for future auctions.
Please give us a call 423 7733 4073 and email us
if you have items to sell.

We are now accepting African American items for a future auction. Toys, paperwork, books, political , historical, musical, slavery,civil war, advertising, quilts, art, canes, and most anything related to this field.
Please contact us at if you have items to consign

Accepting Jewelry, Coin Collections, Silver and Gold Coins for upcoming Auction.

One piece or a complete estate. Call for a free evaluation

Please email us at or by phone 423-928-1471

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We are in the tent rental business and have been for about 15 years here in Johnson City, We service a pretty wide area. Our sizes go from 20 x 20 to 40 by 80. Most of our tents are made by Eureka. We rent to business's, church's,Johsnon City Country Club, The Range. Lowes of johnson City, Elizabethton Chamber of Commerce, Covered bridge Festival, Girls Inc. of Johnson City, fireworks stands, Walmarts, TNT Fireworks, weddings, partys, and much more. We do not charge estra for delivery or set-up

Our tents can come with sides or without sides. We do keep a few tables also to rent but not many. We do mostly tents. You can see out tents setup at most of the Walmarts in SW Va during the Fourth of July. We have done those tents for about 8 years. All of our tents are up to fire code and most are pole tents. all of our tents are clean.

Give us an email or a call for a price. Our tents are high peeked and we also have some Capris (Looks like a big geometric butterfly has landed). Take a look at the Eureka Tents web site and you will see most of what we have. Wedding tents, party Tents,

Trade works as good as cash. Give us a chance to quote you.
Kimball M. Sterling Inc.
125 West Market St.
Johnson City, Tennessee 37604

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