Houghton's Auction Service
The William R. Snyder collection will be sold at public auction. LOCATION: VFW, 25 E. 1st St., Zumbrota, MN. (Watch for Houghton's auction signs.)
Friday, June 8, 2012
Saturday June 9, 2012
The William R. Snyder Antique Fishing Lure & Tackle Collection is a 70-year old collection.
This collection is the most extensive collection known. Thousands and thousands of great pieces.
William R. (Bud) Snyder Estate
THOUSANDS OF ANTIQUE FISHING LURES
Heddons - Heddon River Runts - Pfluegers - Herters - South Bend - Shakespeare - Creek Chub - Bill Jackson - Homemade Muskie - Homemade Frogs - Reproduction Haskell Minnow
Winchester items include: Lures, Reels, Rods, Flashlights
CANOE, BOAT, ANTIQUE OUTBOARD MOTORS
1930s Cedar strip canoe (very nice) - Rare Creole Indian dugout swamp canoe - Early wood and metal boat - 1905 Waterman Porto motor, Model C14, 3 hp, SN: 14205 - Caille outboard - 1915 Evinrude, Model A - 1915 Ole Evinrude, Model B, 2 hp - 1923 Elto Evinrude Light, 3 hp - 1928 Johnson, Model K-40 Twin Mississippi Model - 1937 Johnson, Model DS37, 1½ hp, deluxe salesman sample - Bendix air cooled - Early MinnKota, electric - Mid Jet Propless Jet, Schnache Mfg. - 1937 Johnson, Model LS-37, 2.1 hp - 1927 Champion, 2 hp - 1925 Johnson, Model J25, 1½ hp - 1934 Neptune, 2 hp - 1935 Evinrude Sportsman, 1½ hp - 1948 Martin, 4½ hp Sea King - Adv. Evinrude and Johnson wooden outboard motor shipping crates
FISHING POLES & REELS
Signed Royal Family Bamboo Fly Rod, King George V - Assort. of fishing poles, fly rod, wooden and bamboo - Hundreds of reels to include fly reels - Large reels - Small casting reels - Large casting reels - Wood reels - Hardys, Shakespeare, Pflueger, H&I Minuteman, Russel, Kalamazoo, Olympic, England, German Silver, Ocean City, Mossauto, South Bend, Pennell, Quick Apart, Meisselbach, Meek & Milam, Keahoni, Hendryx
HUCKLEBERRY FINN STATUE, ANTIQUE FISHING COLLECTIBLES, MEMORABILIA & RELATED ITEMS
Huckleberry Finn 32" metal bust - Black memorabila boy w/cigar and fishing pole - Wooden fish carvings - Norwegian fishing float, 1894 - Line dryers w/reel in case - Minnow traps, glass and metal, Old World reed - Minnow and fish trap - Assort. of antique tackle boxes - metal, leather - Fly tying equipment - Snowshoes - Knife collection - Scales - Assort. of fishing creels - Landing nets - Spears - Framed pictures and ads - Old Outdoor Life, hunting and fishing magazines - Early bobber display - Bait boxes - Gaffs - Indian snagging hook - Minnow buckets, metal and copper - Small wood fishing boat - Early adv. calendars - Ice fishing items - Fishing adv. items
1920s Charles Stechton copper spear decoys - Wooden fish decoys
– AUCTIONEER'S NOTE –
Make your plans to attend this great auction. Many very rare one-of-a-kind pieces in this huge collection. Lunch and restrooms available.
– TERMS –
10% buyer's premium applies to ALL items.
Cash, bankable check, VISA and MasterCard w/4% convenience fee.
William R. (Bud) Snyder Estate
AUCTIONEERS: Registered Minnesota and Wisconsin Auctioneers Todd Houghton, MN Lic. #25-47, WI Lic. #181
Red Wing, MN - 651-764-4285; Brian Sander, Lic. #25-89, Red Wing, MN - 651-301-2344
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