Hughes Estate | Real Estate, Truck, Antiques & Collectibles, Coin Collection, Clocks, Furniture, Woodworking Tools, Appliances, Home Decor, Household Goods, & Much More!

Directions: Belt Highway to Faraon Street, West on Faraon Street to Address. Watch for Signs!


Real Estate

Charming tudor airplane bungalow style home in a quiet neighborhood, only needing your decorative touches! Unique features throughout including original hardwood floors protected under carpet and ornate woodwork! Stately & formal living room w/ org. woodwork, beamed ceiling & fireplace, eat-in kitchen w/ breakfast nook, ample closet space for the age of the home, formal dining room, huge bedroom upstairs w/ double walk-in closets, large basement w/ workshop & lots of storage space. Partially fenced backyard w/ new walkway. Oversized, detached 2 car garage w/ attic & separate entrances. Newer roof, all new HVAC in 2021. Do not miss this rare opportunity!


Personal Property









2007 Ford F-250 “Super Duty” pick up truck, 4x4, Powerstroke Turbo Diesel motor, crew cab, leather interior, bed liner, running boards, chrome wheels, nice truck


Antique, Vintage & Modern Furniture

Small needlepoint round stool; set of (3) modern inlaid oak side tables; newer upholstered electric lift chair; newer upholstered sofa; German moon phase grandfather clock in cherry case; 1920’s Mission style oak hall tree; unusual Victorian carved oak hutch w/ mirrored top; 1940’s mahogany framed wall mirror; very unusual antique Victorian heavily carved walnut drop-front railroad secretary desk; 1940’s “Duncan Phyfe” mahogany dining room set-table & chairs, china cabinet; nice, newer leather swivel office chair; reproduction “White Clad” oak ice box cabinet; several Victorian bridge floor lamps; pine chest of drawers; 1930’s “Zenith” console radio; footlockers & trunks; several antique framed wall mirrors; primitive oak bench; assorted end & side tables; newer maple bed frame w/ mattress & box springs; modern oak lawyer’s barrister stacking bookcase w/ leaded glass top; oak gentlemen’s bureau; newer leather La-Z-Boy recliner; upholstered armchair; 1940’s carved dark pecan marble top parlor table; newer oak lawyer’s stacking barrister bookcase; nice & small antique walnut armoire cabinet; needlepoint upholstered loveseat w/ mahogany “Queen Anne” style claw & ball feet-nice; wrought iron & cherry floor lamp; dark mahogany flip top deacon's bench; very nice antique early 1900’s quarter-sawn oak drop-front secretary desk-Larkin?; 1920’s walnut sewing cabinet w/ drop-leaf sides-unusual; hard-rock maple rocking chair; assorted odd chairs; very nice small antique quarter-sawn oak church pew w/ ornate sides; assorted antique floor lamps; 1920’s dark mahogany inlaid sewing rocker; unusual mother of pearl inlaid teak trunk-heavily carved; antique Victorian “Eastlake” carved walnut vanity & mahogany bench w/ needlepoint seat; 1920’s cedar chest; oak drop leaf silent butler’s table on casters; oak corner lighted curio cabinet; nice 1920’s walnut entry hall table-marked; retro formica top dining table & chair set; several antique primitive work/storage cabinets; antique quarter-sawn oak parlor table; upholstered loveseat; 1940’s flamed mahogany radio cabinet-would make a neat bar; oak & maple platform rockers & gliders; 1920’s walnut sofa table; etc.



Set of (2) ornate gilt painted frosted glass table lamps; hand painted “GWTW” style parlor lamp; cast iron pig coin bank; pair of vintage Mexican carved onyx horse head bookends; nice selection of Roseville pottery; crystal biscuit barrel; old razors; collection of old advertising tins & cans; old milk can; old shaving mugs; old shaving accessories; vintage Modular Component Systems “3225” stereo receiver; huge Ball Ideal glass mason jar; nice selection of framed wall art; mid-century desk globe; large lot of vintage clothing-mainly men’s, some Levi; Marty pottery elephant statue; framed needlepoint wall art; collection of antique & vintage flashlights-some unusual; lots of Quaker Oats memorabilia; St. Joseph monopoly game; old cream can; L.E. Smith “Moon and Stars” blue glass apothecary canister set & candlesticks; antique kitchen scale; small German coffee grinder; vintage Pyrex red primary colored bowl; cut glass; unusual Royal Staffordshire Dinnerware by Clairee Cliff “Tonquin” transferware bowl; J & G Meakin “Classic White” porcelain tea set; old advertising bricks; antique country store counter scale; antique typewriters; antique sled; several porcelain 1940’s service station light fixtures; old kerosene lanterns; large collection of old license plates; Chevy advertising items; AAA National Award license plate topper; old car badges & emblems; several antique fans-some brass bladed; Moosehead Beer wooden advertising crate; other wooden advertising crates & boxes; old oil lamps; collection of antique padlocks-some brass & RR; architectural salvage items; antique cast iron bracket lamp parts; large collection of rocks & minerals; Griswold “No. 7” cast iron skillet; vintage & retro kitchen items; Fire King; old kitchen primitives; crate full of old glass insulators; Barbie dolls-NIB; vintage cameras; old binoculars; vintage alarm clocks-many Big & Baby Ben; men’s wrist watches; some gold & sterling silver jewelry; costume jewelry; pocket watches; Disney watches; art glass; glassware; crystal; china; pottery; knick-knacks; pewter Quaker Oaks coin bank; 1940’s Chevy service station uniforms-hard to find; antique oak telephone register box; unusual antique Victorian traveling salesman’s wooden case-ornate; 1930’s framed religious prints; pair of WW2 era Army folding shovels; several military bayonets; large selection of pocket knives-some Case; postage stamps; lots of vintage vinyl “LP” records; 45 records; pair of small stained glass windows; antique oak wall phone; several antique medicine cabinets; cast iron cornbread mold; Aunt Jemima Pancake Flour metal advertising sign; handmade Egyptian papyrus painting-framed; antique Duncan parking meter table lamp; vintage electronics; pitcher & bowl set; huge German hand painted porcelain smoking pipe; cobalt blue glass; die-cast cars; Goetz Country Club & Falstaff Beer S/P shakers; huge salesman sample cigarette lighter; old post office box coin bank; brass menorah; brass items; old dresser/vanity sets; vintage toys; nice antique Roper porcelain stove; porcelain Kewpie figurines; Silvertone bakelite radio; metal Coca-Cola advertising signs; Pony Express brass spittoon; Coors advertising wall map; Griswold “American No. 8” cast iron waffle iron w/ base; vintage microscope toy in wooden case; SW Bell Phone sign; cast iron child’s shoe form; lots of old keys-some skeleton; Shop Smith advertising wall clock; old Folgers coffee tins; Quaker Oats porcelain cookie jar; large collection of Precious Moments figurines; lots of primitives; old metal watering can; old metal ash bucket; Griswold meat grinder; antique glass pickle jars; Hoosier cabinet glass jars; large collection of old glass advertising soda & beer bottles; lots of good “smalls;” old glass medicine bottles; retro character glasses; old thermoses & canteens; graniteware; antique glass milk bottles; teapots; old glass canning jars; vintage first aid kits; wooden advertising soda crates; antique primitive painted step stool from Quaker; antique collar store display case; Liberty Falls pewter collection; old oil cans & oilers; wooden & metal ammo boxes; assorted ammo; large collection of German nutcrackers; antique crocks; early bakelite desk phone; lot of antique drafting tools & equipment; small brass cannon-functioning; antique razor sterilization cabinet; antique pencil sharpeners; fountain pens; MCM fiber optic chrome lamp; desk pen sets; bookends; vintage Hamilton Beach malt machine; retro ice crusher; leather bound books; jewelry boxes; paper ephemera; antique oak framed chalkboard; & much more!


Coin Collection

Buffalo nickels; lots of bicentennial coins; proof & mint sets-some silver; uncirculated coins; commemorative coins; tokens; currency; Morgan silver dollars-some Carson City & uncirculated; lots of wheat pennies; steel cents; indian head pennies; lots of silver coins; Walking Liberty silver half dollars; peace silver dollars; Franklin silver half dollars; foreign coins; state quarters; presidential dollars; silver dimes & quarters; Mercury silver dimes; Washington silver quarters; Roosevelt silver dimes; some type coins; error coins; V-nickels; silver war nickels; silver bullion; & much more; large selection of coins.


Clocks & Related Items

Antique Victorian mantle clock-ornate; antique mantle clocks; antique Williamsburg oak wall clock; antique Seth Thomas mantle clocks; antique Gilbert “1807” mantle clock; brass anniversary clock; several oak Regulator wall clocks; 1950’s metal horse mantle clock; unusual 1940’s United boat clock; antique electric “banjo” wall clock; very nice antique Victorian walnut wall clock; huge amount of clock parts; lots of project clocks; clock and watchmaking tools; etc.



Scott’s broadcasting spreader; large fiberglass folding ladder; several aluminum extension ladders; lots of hand, power & yard tools; toolboxes full of tools; Toro self-propelled lawn mower w/ bagger; antique & vintage tools; garden tools & equipment; tons of hardware-many NIB; lots of chemicals; shovels; rakes; hoes; gas cans; Black & Decker weed eaters; extension cords; aluminum folding ladders; mechanic’s tools; tool sets; Craftsman socket & wrench sets; Craftsman metal tool boxes; hammers; metal shop cart; work lights; flashlights; trash cans; buckets; large amount of new lightbulbs of all kinds; NIB battery storage case; painting supplies; heavy duty industrial metal bolt bin cabinet-very nice; wooden folding ladders; fire extinguishers; large amount of hobby lumber of all kinds; Ridgid pipe wrenches; commercial rock tumbler machine; oilers; antique levels; antique carpenter's tools; NIB building material items; bolt bins-loaded; electrical items; plumbing supplies; landlord’s equipment/supplies; several metal shop cabinets; large selection of woodworking books & magazines; wooden carpenters’ wall mount tool cabinet; very nice wooden work bench w/ vise from COSTCO; magnifiers; measuring devices; precision tools; pliers; tapes measures; chisel sets; squares; screwdriver sets; lots of Craftsman tools; old folding rulers; lots of woodworking tools; many speciality tools; large & speciality drill bit sets; large pipe clamps; woodworking clamps; mallets & speciality hammers; large amount of Waddell toy making wooden parts & pieces including store display rack; 6” bench grinder w/ light on heavy duty metal stand; sanders; drills; lots of saw blades; drill press; bench vise; lots of paints & stains; old industrial worklights; old industrial drafting stool; Shop Smith 18 inch jigsaw; lots of Shop Smith parts & accessories; band saw blades; dado blade sets; Shop Smith band saw on stand; Delta 16 inch scroll saw on stand; Shop Smith 4 inch jointer on stand; Shop Smith dust collection system; lots of saw guides; Shop Smith Mark V system; Delta 10 inch compound miter saw; Shop Smith table saw-large; lathe tools; files; heat guns; gun cleaning kits; shop vac w/ accessories; dolly; & much more!


Major Appliances

Maytag washer & dryer set; Hotpoint refrigerator; Whirlpool stove



Nutcrackers; elderly mobility items; wire shopping buggy; 1950’s “International Harvester” refrigerator; metal folding chairs; coolers; Corelle; Corning Ware; kitchen goods; small kitchen appliances; stainless steel pots & pans; NIB items; chemicals; sewing notions; thread; lots of metal utility shelving; electronics; stereo equipment; speakers; Christmas & holiday decor; metal filing cabinets; office supplies; vacuum cleaners; microwaves; step stools; mini fridge; office furniture; lots of books; Bibles; cook books; perfume; bathroom items; baseball hats-some vintage; coats; espresso machine; catering items; Tupperware; crock pots; stainless steel flatware; linens; Coca-Cola dishes; stoneware; dish sets; wicker baskets; old projectors & slides; Char Broil BBQ grill; metal birdhouse on stand; plastic storage totes & tubs; milk crates; metal round patio table; ceramic kitchen canister set; old matchbooks; lots of kitchen utensils; toaster oven; lots of home decor; large amount of household goods; & much more!


Deever W. & Mary Hughes Estate | Jonathan & Jeremiah Bokay, Executors 


Auctioneer’s Note: Mr. Hughes was very well respected in the St. Joseph community as he worked for Quaker Oats for many years. He also repaired clocks. Large auction with something for everyone. Make plans now to attend!

Preview of merchandise and bidder registration will begin one hour prior to the auction. All bidders must provide name, address, phone number, and a valid driver’s license. By registering, all bidders acknowledge having read and agree to be bound by the Auction Terms and Conditions. Everything will be offered in "as-is, where-is" condition. All sales are final. Legacy Auction Group is not responsible for any accidents, injuries or losses. Accepted payment is cash, valid check, and credit/debit cards. A 4% service fee will be charged on all credit/debit card transactions. All items must be paid for in full before any portion of the merchandise is removed. All items must be removed from the property in the time allotted by the auction company. The auctioneer reserves the right to re-open the bidding. The records kept by the auctioneer and his staff shall in all cases be accepted as final. All announcements made day of auction take precedence over any printed or online materials. Employees and staff can and possibly will bid on auction items.