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Saturday, November 13 at 10:00 AM

The living Estate of Gayle Crouch and her husband, the late Bill Crouch
Sale Location:
Crouch Residence
8524 CR 509
Alvarado, Texas
Saturday Morning November 13, 2010 @ 10:00 a.m.

Auction Conducted by
Andy’s Antiques and Auction Service
Waco, Texas 254/ 744-2112

Directions to Sale: From I- 35 W take Exit 26-A turn East towards Dallas on Hwy. 67, go 4.4 miles to FM 2738 turn North (left), go 2.6 miles to CR 509 turn West (left), go ½ mile to residents on left, watch for auction signs.
Or From: Ft Worth area take I-35W south to Exit 30 turn left(East) on 917 for 4.4 miles turn right(South) on FM 2737 for 2.6 miles to CR 509 turn right(west) for 0.5 mile watch for drive on left and auction signs.

A tent will be installed in case of inclement weather.

Preview: Friday November 12, 2010 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. and Saturday November 13, 2010 from 8:00 a.m. until sale time.

Terms of Sale: Cash , Texas checks, MasterCard or Visa. ALL Out of State checks must be accompanied by Bank Letter to Andy’s Antiques ******10 % BUYERS PPREMIUM ******

Ladies and Gentlemen, we have been commissioned to sell at public auction the living estate of Gayle Crouch and her late husband, Bill Crouch. Bill was in the Antique business for many years and was known through out Central Texas for handling quality American Antique items. One of his specialties, as you will see in this auction, was the love of large dining table and chair sets. This sale will offer many items from the Crouch collection and other quality consignments.

Partial listing .

Beautiful 54” quarter sawn Oak round pedestal dining table w/huge lion heads and claw feet base, rope bordered top w/ 4 - 22” wide skirted leaves, opens to 11’8”.

Set of 8 matching Formal Oak dining chairs w/ North Wind faces, carved lion heads and claw feet.

American Oak 60” wide side board w/ hooded winged griffin mirror top and standing griffins on base.

Large rectangular Oak banquet table w/ unusual carved base, top is 62” X 50” w/ 5 - 18” skirted leaves.

Set of 8 matching Oak carved Formal dining chairs w/ North Wind faces.

Square Oak dining table w/ winged lions and reeded supports, 48” X 54” w/ 4 leaves.

Set of 8 Oak carved dining chairs w/ lion heads, 2 arm and 6 side chairs.

Unusual 60” round quarter sawn Oak pedestal dining table w/ 12 leaves, stretches to 14’2”.

Unbelievable set of 24 matching quarter sawn Oak dining chairs w/ wood seats.

Executive quarter sawn Oak 66” raised panel S-curved roll top desk w/ 30 plus full drawer interior.

Antique swivel desk chairs.

High quality, circa 1880- 1900, 3 pc. Mahogany parlor set w/ large cherub head in crest and claw feet.

Large curved glass Oak china cabinet w/ arched curved glasses, lady’s face carved in crest and claw feet.

Outstanding quarter sawn Oak lift seat hall tree w/ incredible carved mirror, carved front and claw feet.

Large quality curved glass Oak china cabinet w/ carved top and beaded trim, in original finish.

Beautiful 58” crotch Mahogany partners desk w/ claw feet, sleigh style supports and beautiful glass knobs.

Nice quarter sawn Oak ladies desk w/ carved wing lions around mirror and bookcase bottom, known as Heinz 57 style.

Super early Victorian crotch Mahogany 2 pc curio, w/ incredible oval beveled glass door, fruit carving around glass, beautiful pierced carved crest, many finials and double serpentine door base.

Kalliope 13” music box w/ 14 metal disks and 10 bells in burled wood case.

Great Mahogany Morris chair w/ carved winged griffin arm supports and claw feet.

Super large Horner Mahogany high boy chest w/ Bombay sides and front and fancy mirror top.

Outstanding Country Store wall showcase unit w/ 12 sliding doors, step back top, glass top and marble base, measures 10’ long X 71” tall, great display cabinet.

Nice carved Mahogany dome top single door wardrobe.

Quality 60” raised panel Oak flat top office desk.

Beautiful early Victorian Walnut queen size Lincoln bed w/ double oval panels in head board and carved crest.

2 - Early Empire crotch Mahogany 6 drawer chests w/ mirrored tops, one has claw feet.

Nice Oak curved glass side by side secretary desk w/ carved lion leads and mirror.

Unusual Oak beveled glass curio cabinet w/ column front and spindle gallery top.

Oak 4 stack Macey lawyer sectional bookcase.

Unusual quarter sawn Oak and Cast iron adjustable bookstand w/ revolving bookcase center.

Nice 4 drawer Oak file cabinet w/ panel sides.

Oak kitchen cabinet w/ side to side rolls and porcelain top.

High back Oak bed.

Oak dresser w/ mirror top.

Oak bonnet chest w/ unusual small round mirror in splash back.

Beautiful quarter sawn Oak pedestal parlor table w/ claw feet.

Several other Antique parlor tables.

Super Oak pedestal or bronze stand w/ carved column.

Outstanding large mahogany pedestal w/ reeded column.

Unusual Mahogany ladies vanity w/ pierced carved supports, beveled mirror top and matching chair.

Oak princess dresser w/ oval beveled mirror.

4’ Oak church pew.

Nice quarter sawn Oak oval double pedestal coffee table.

2 - Oak shaving stands w/ beveled mirror tops.

Antique Oak fainting couch w/ carved sides.

High back Oak side board w/ fancy mirror top.

Nice 6 drawer Oak Clarks O.N.T. spool cabinet.

Very unusual Oak sheet music cabinet.

Out standing match pair of Cut glass torchere lamps w/ beautiful embossed shades.

Beautiful Victorian banquet lamps.

Unusual torchere lamp w/ full embossed lady on base.

Antique Oil lamps.

Ornate iron Victorian plant stand w/ embossed childrens faces.

Massive pair of 24” Victorian cast iron urns w/ embossed ladies, flowers and full winged griffin handles.

Beautiful 9 ½ ‘ X 12 ½’ Oriental rug.

Oriental 2’ X 8’ hall runner.

2 - Drop leaf Mahogany dining tables.

Set of 8 highly ornate contemporary ball and claw Chippendale style dining chairs.

Large heavily carved Spanish style sofa and matching chair.

Matching octagon shaped Spanish style coffee table.

Carved Spanish style hutch.

Empire Gristmill grinder w/ 20” cast iron wheel.

Early set of platform seed scales w/ brass slides and weights.

2 - Large wooden Ox yolks.

3 board Pine top table, is 54” long.

Early porcelain base milk / malt machine w/ 2 original mixing containers by Arnold.

Outstanding wind up Jazzbo Jim, ’The Dancer on the Roof”, by Unique Arts Manufacturing Co., 1921, in great paint and working order.

Approximately a dozen cap pistols.

Several dolls and other toys.

Super De Laval Cream separator sign measuring 21 ½” X 32”, super graphics and condition.

Large porcelain Coke sign measuring 36” X 60”.

M.G.M. “Gone with the Wind” movie poster, 26” X 40”.

Unusual Art Deco fish bowl stand and lamp combination.

Many Victorian picture frames and prints.

2 - Large 2 pc signed Heisey punch bowl sets, each have 24 cups, 1 has ladle, both are Colonial pattern.

Large 13 pc. Signed Limoges France fish set.

Beautiful pair of Fostoria candelabras.

Phoenix glass vase.

Some Flow blue glassware.

Nippon pitcher.

Hand decorated biscuit jar.

Large bowl and pitcher set w/ chamber pot.

Early Victorian collar box.

Capo Di Monte table lamps.

Early spinning wheel.

Cast iron bull dog door stop.

Old book, some children’s.

Quilts and linens.

Tools from Bills wood work shop include:
51” X 99” Galvanized strip pan w/ tapered floor to center drain, on legs and large wheels.

Craftsman radial arm saw.

De Walt reciprocating saw in case.

Centech 16” laser level w/ 360 degree rotating head.

Early steel bench vise.

Bench grinder.


Sanders and other hand tools.

Plus many other items to numerous to mention in this partial listing.

Make your plans to attend. Bring your trucks and trailers, merchandise must be moved day of sale. Plenty of convenient parking. We Promise you will not be disappointed! For info or seat reservations call 254/744-2112

Saturday morning 10:00 a.m. * November 13, 2010

Auctioneer: Andy Franks, TXS 7348 * Concessions by Casstevens B-B-Q, Lillian, Tx