THE OLD HARDWARE STORE
One of the few remaining pre-1900 hardware stores in the state of Kansas will be offered for sell along with all contents. Selling hardware since 1885, this recognized Harvey County historic site is full of hardware and furnishings, especially cabinets dating over 100 years old.
LOCATION of SALE: BEHIND THE STORE AND ONE MILE NORTH OF HALSTEAD ON HERTZLER ROAD, WEST SIDE.
Because of the volume of inventory, the sale will run for four evenings: Monday evening, July 9, through Thursday evening, July 12, behind the store, and Saturday July 14, one mile north of Halstead at the old Monsanto Plant.
Large cabinets, counters, showcases, nail bins, etc. that will not be moved to the auction site can be inspected before the start of each sale at 208 Main Street.
The 140-year-old stone building at 208 Main Street will sell on Thursday, July 12, at 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 10, starting at 5:30 p.m.
Continuation of Fasteners and metal parts cabinets plus
Tools consist of 20-year new-old stock and antique, collectible tools.
New-old stock tools include sockets; wrenches; crescent wrench parts; tap & dies; drill bits, etc.
Old tools include levels; Winchester saw and misc. saws and saw sets; wrenches (pipe, monkey, implement); wedges, C clamps; braces & bits, tool boxes; 2 kegs of unopened nails; Morcan #135, swivel base vise; 6-foot, 2-man saw; frame corner clamps; log tongs; fence stretchers; traps; balance beam scales; hay hooks; calf wieners;