ABSOLUTE AUCTION: The barrister bookcases being sold are early Globe-Wernicke!! ONE ITEM ADDED: 1963 Mercury Meteor Custom (partially refurbished)! Check out more pictures of the Classic Car!!!! Impressive 19th/20th C Antiques, Crocks, Numerous Unique Collectibles, Quilts, Tools++ Save the date!!!!!!

September 17, 2022 @ 10:00 am
Pat & Ruby Murphy Estate
724 Commercial Ave
Clifton Forge, VA 24422
Brandon and Gail Nicely
540/968-0962 540/968-2568


1963 Mercury Meteor Custom

Handsome 19TH/20TH C Antiques     Crocks  

Grandfather Clock    Cast    Quilts    Tools

(Local) H. Crandall Oil Painting    Collectibles++


Clifton Forge Armory

724 Commercial Ave., Clifton Forge, Va.

Got to www.nicelysauctionco.com for all info!




VEHICLE:  1963 Mercury HT Coupe, partially refurbished (new headliner & carpet, upholstered seats, newly painted exterior), 81,343 mi.  More information and additional pictures of this classic car will be posted next week!

ANTIQUES/FURNITURE:  Grandfather clock (M.T.Donner- clock maker), 6ft. DR drop leaf table w/8 chairs, pump organ, marble top sideboard w/mirror, ornate stepback sideboard/cupboard, Hoosier style cabinet w/flour and bread bin, oak china cabinet w/curved glass, Victorian floor mirror, footed display cabinet w/lid, tiger oak pieces (glass front display cabinet & 3 lawyer’s bookcases), marble top Victorian hall tree, round claw foot mahogany game table, gentleman’s chest, ball & claw foot writing desk, full bed w/tall headboard & matching vanity, bookcase headboard bed, several cedar chests & trunks, unique side tables &  chairs (Morris Mission oak chair, rockers+), Radiola radio, record cabinet, round coffee table, wooden 4 dr. file cabinet+

COLLECTIBLES:  Henrietta Crandall (local) framed oil painting (“Penny Whistle”), Queena Stovall (“End of the Line”, “Fireside in Virginia”), vtg. pendulum balance horse & cowboy toy, Golden Records (45’s) collection, Marlin and game mounts, vtg. view finder w/H.C. White Perfec-Stereograph cards, Radio Tot wagon, Crocks (salt glazed Red Wing w/blue cobalt bee sting decor, dbl. handle crock jug, milk crock, crock bowls, 10 gal. crock w/ears, crocks w/blue & brown manganese drip+); Cast (door stops, statues, Griswold #80 dbl. skillet lid only+); Amore Tortellini display jar w/lid, miniature apothecary and gold scale sets, dough bowl, Paper Collectibles / Binders (Daily Reviews dated from 1930’s, Currier & Ives/Charles Russell prints, advertising/political/historical items, early 19th C fashion magazines, Kewpies characters+), Albums of Va. by Edward Beyer, 1902 Postal Service certificate/Botetourt Cty., 1921 Ten Cent Pocket Series books, marble and wooden mantle clocks, beautiful quilts, vintage glassware (American Fostoria salad bowl set, cordials, S&P’s, crystal set, pink depression+), cocktail knife set, dish sets (Pfaltzgraph Christmas, Archie’s Lobster House+), silver/silver plate, Carnival glass punch bowl set, Cardinal music boxes & access., bull dog ceramics, cookbooks, ginger jars, Longaberger baskets, vtg. coffee grinder, Redskin wall plates, Star Wars glasses, handmade wooden sailboat+

HOUSEWARES/TOOLS/MISC: Warth Baum safe, asstd. mirrors, table linens, Corning Ware, flatware set, pictures (Presidents, landscapes+), enamel ware, BBQ set, cutlery, lamps, rugs (11X13, 5X8, 10X12), Christmas items, sm. appliances, antique tools (planes, Irwin Auger Bit set w/original box, crates, saws, drill, pipe clamps, clevis+), wood chests, numerous plant stands, fishing accessories, blue jars (#13 quart!), aquarium+

Directions:  I64, exit 24 towards Clifton Forge, go to 1st light, left onto Commercial Ave., follow signs to Clifton Forge Armory.

Terms of Sale:  Cash, check or charge (proc. fees apply) day of sale and picture ID required.  Announcements day of sale take precedence over printed material.  Food will be provided by Boiling Springs Fire & Rescue. Bleachers available or bring a chair.


Sale conducted by Nicely’s Auction Company for the

Pat and Ruby Murphy Estate.

**65+ years of worthy collections!!!**

Brandon Nicely – Auctioneer #2620Va.   Mike Jeffries – Auctioneer #4073Va.
Gail Nicely – Marketing

425 Soldiers Retreat Rd., Eagle Rock, Va.  24085

540/968-0962   540/968-2568



4 bookcases by this company…..appears to be the earlier models and in very nice condition!!!