Important Toy, Doll & Advertising Auction

Auction Details

Julia’s is pleased to announce our fall toy, doll & advertising auction that boasts tremendous quality, condition and rarity. It is an exciting array of fresh to the market, hard to find goods consigned from collections and estates from across the country. Particular areas of interest include the Diane and the late Steve Olin collection of paper litho toys. In addition will be numerous early American and European tin toys, holiday, as well as clockwork, pressed steel, cast iron, and automotive toys, fine French & German dolls, Skookums, dollhouses, furniture, and accessories. Also a generous offering of antique advertising including tin and porcelain signs, firearms and sportsman calendars and posters, over 200 tobacco and coffee tins, and approximately 30 figural trade signs. Other highlights include several hundred salesman samples, coin-op, music machines, and much more for both the beginning and advanced collector. This is a sale you won’t want to miss.
COLT FIREARMS CO. "TEX AND PATCHES" SPANISH POSTER.3296COLT FIREARMS CO. "TEX AND PATCHES" SPANISH POSTER.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): We opened the frame and poster has both metal bands at top and bottom as it should have. One of the all time iconic Colt poste
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (2,750.00 + 673.75) x 1 = 3,423.75
REMINGTON 1909 AUTOLOADING RIFLE POSTER.3297REMINGTON 1909 AUTOLOADING RIFLE POSTER.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): We opened the frame and poster has both metal bands at top and bottom as it should have. Uncommon poster from Remington Arms C
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 612.50) x 1 = 3,112.50
REMINGTON FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION 1924 CALENDAR.3298REMINGTON FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION 1924 CALENDAR.
Illustration of duck hunter painting his flock of decoys. This calendar was intended to be displayed from October 1923 through December 1924. SIZE: Si
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (600.00 + 147.00) x 1 = 747.00
REMINGTON ARMS CO. "TRIBUTE TO A DOG" 1929 POSTER.3299REMINGTON ARMS CO. "TRIBUTE TO A DOG" 1929 POSTER.
Artist illustration by Lynn Bogue Hunt of a seasoned hunter surrounded by his faithful hounds. Portion of an address by Senator George G. Vest provide
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (250.00 + 61.25) x 1 = 311.25
REMINGTON ARMS CO. POSTER.3300REMINGTON ARMS CO. POSTER.
Artist illustration by Hy S. Watson depicts interior cabin scene with hunter and his bird dog. This image also appears on their calendars for 1928. SI
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold for (250.00 + 61.25) x 1 = 311.25
PETERS CARTRIDGE CO. 1914 CALENDAR.3301PETERS CARTRIDGE CO. 1914 CALENDAR.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): We opened the frame and poster has both metal bands at top and bottom as it should have. Scarce calendar with illustration by
Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (3,750.00 + 918.75) x 1 = 4,668.75
UNION METALLIC CARTRIDGE CO. 1905 POSTER.3302UNION METALLIC CARTRIDGE CO. 1905 POSTER.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): We opened the frame and poster has both metal bands at top and bottom as it should have. Artist illustration by C. Everett Joh
Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (3,000.00 + 735.00) x 1 = 3,735.00
UNION METALLIC CARTRIDGE CO. 1901 CALENDAR.3303UNION METALLIC CARTRIDGE CO. 1901 CALENDAR.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): We opened the frame and poster has both metal bands at top and bottom as it should have. Elusive calendar with image of young
Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 612.50) x 1 = 3,112.50
LAFLIN & RAND POWDER CO. 1900 POSTER.3304LAFLIN & RAND POWDER CO. 1900 POSTER.
Rare narrow version of this poster features examples of their gun powder tins flanking a large elk. SIZE: Sight size: 9-3/4" w x 16" t. CO...
Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (3,000.00 + 735.00) x 1 = 3,735.00
LAFLIN & RAND POWDER CO. FOUR PANEL SIGN.3305LAFLIN & RAND POWDER CO. FOUR PANEL SIGN.
Perhaps a store or office mount. Each of the four panels demonstrates this company's gun powder being used by hunters, a frontier man, and the U.S. mi
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,500.00
LAFLIN & RAND "ORANGE SPORTING POWDER" POSTER.3306LAFLIN & RAND "ORANGE SPORTING POWDER" POSTER.
Early stone lithograph image of father and son with their dogs promoting this company's line of "Orange Sporting Powder". The printed pape...
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
HERCULES POWDER CO. 1920 POSTER.3307HERCULES POWDER CO. 1920 POSTER.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): Has blue bands on top and bottom and there are a couple of minor edge tears. Illustration by F.M. Spiegle of hunter, his dog a
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (900.00 + 220.50) x 1 = 1,120.50
HERCULES POWDER CO. 1925 CALENDAR.3308HERCULES POWDER CO. 1925 CALENDAR.
Humorous illustration by artist A. Russell captioned "Big Game" of young lads thinking they have just discovered "Bigfoot". SIZE...
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold for (550.00 + 134.75) x 1 = 684.75
HERCULES POWDER CO. 1935 CALENDAR.3309HERCULES POWDER CO. 1935 CALENDAR.
Artist illustration by N.C. Wyeth of Daniel Boone with his Indian scout, captioned "New Trails." SIZE: Sight: 12" w x 28-1/2" t....
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (200.00 + 49.00) x 1 = 249.00
DUPONT POWDER CO. 1899 FIELD TRIAL CHAMPION "JOE CUMMING" POSTER.3310DUPONT POWDER CO. 1899 FIELD TRIAL CHAMPION "JOE CUMMING" POSTER.
Artist illustration by Edmund H. Osthaus. DuPont issued this version without the large red "Shoot DuPont Powders" logo, intended to be fra...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (600.00 + 147.00) x 1 = 747.00
BRISTOL FISHING RODS 1916 CALENDAR.3311BRISTOL FISHING RODS 1916 CALENDAR.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): We opened the frame and poster has both metal bands at top and bottom as it should have. Wonderful trout fishing illustration
Start Price : 700.00 | Estimates : 1,400.00 - 1,800.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 612.50) x 1 = 3,112.50
BRISTOL FISHING RODS 1909 POSTER.3312BRISTOL FISHING RODS 1909 POSTER.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): Glued to board. There are no metal bands on top or bottom. Artist illustration by Oliver Kemp of young couple bass fishing in
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (400.00 + 98.00) x 1 = 498.00
CONNECTICUT FISH AND GAME PORCELAIN SIGN.3313CONNECTICUT FISH AND GAME PORCELAIN SIGN.
Circa 1940s-50s, one-sided sign which appears to have been used as an exit sign from a state owned lake or park. Baltimore Enamel, NY. SIZE: 9-1/4&q...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold for (400.00 + 98.00) x 1 = 498.00
HOPKINS & ALLEN ARMS CO. "PRAIRIE GIRL" 1910 POSTER.3314HOPKINS & ALLEN ARMS CO. "PRAIRIE GIRL" 1910 POSTER.
One of the most desirable firearm posters, this illustration features an attractive young brunette cradling her Hopkins & Allen six-shooter. SIZE: Sig
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
Sold for (3,250.00 + 796.25) x 1 = 4,046.25
J.L. HAMMETT CO. INDIAN PRINCESS POSTER.3315J.L. HAMMETT CO. INDIAN PRINCESS POSTER.
PLEASE NOTE (11/13/13): There are green bands at top and bottom. Colorful stone litho of a feathered and bejeweled Native American Indian is used to p
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold for (1,200.00 + 294.00) x 1 = 1,494.00
101 RANCH WILD WEST SHOW SOUVENIR OF "PRINCESS WENONA".3316101 RANCH WILD WEST SHOW SOUVENIR OF "PRINCESS WENONA".
Princess Wenona, aka Lillian Fraces Smith (1871-1930), was a world champion rifle shot and rider who joined Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show in 1886
Start Price : 175.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 500.00
Sold for (475.00 + 116.38) x 1 = 591.38
STETSON HATS POSTER WITH COWBOY AND HORSE.3317STETSON HATS POSTER WITH COWBOY AND HORSE.
Illustration by artist Lon Megaree of cowboy giving the last of his canteen water to his horse captioned "The last drop from his STETSON"....
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (500.00 + 122.50) x 1 = 622.50
PAIR OF OLIVER KEMP HUNTING AND CAMPING PRINTS.3318PAIR OF OLIVER KEMP HUNTING AND CAMPING PRINTS.
1) An image of two hunters taking aim on their moose quarry. 2) Outdoorsman relaxing at his lakeside camp fire with birch bark canoe in background. SI
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (250.00 + 61.25) x 1 = 311.25
LOT OF TWO FRAMED COWBOY AND COWGIRL PRINTS.3319LOT OF TWO FRAMED COWBOY AND COWGIRL PRINTS.
Pair of off-set printed images of a cowboy in chaps and a cowgirl in a buckskin dress. SIZE: Sight size: 5-5/8" w x 13-3/4" t. CONDITION: ...
Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold for (150.00 + 36.75) x 1 = 186.75
LOT OF SPORTS AND RACING MEMORABILIA.3320LOT OF SPORTS AND RACING MEMORABILIA.
Interesting lot consisting of approximately 75 vintage racing photos from the early to mid 1950s that would appeal to collectors. Racing memorabilia,
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold for (450.00 + 110.25) x 1 = 560.25
WESTERN UNION STOCK TICKER.3321WESTERN UNION STOCK TICKER.
Technically known as the Western Union Automatic Self-Winding Ticker used throughout the 1920s and into the 1940s it provided stock quotes and later n
Start Price : 3,250.00 | Estimates : 6,500.00 - 8,500.00
Sold for (8,000.00 + 1,960.00) x 1 = 9,960.00
AUTOMATIC FLY FAN.3322AUTOMATIC FLY FAN.
Elaborate embossed nickel base houses a strong clockwork motor that rotates two metal arms each with three plastic discs to deter houseflies, so stron
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (550.00 + 134.75) x 1 = 684.75
BRASS BELL ON STAND.3323BRASS BELL ON STAND.
Large brass bell in cast iron harp with two handles mounted to a formed wooden base. SIZE: 17" overall. Bell 8-1/4" dia. CONDITION: Near e...
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (300.00 + 73.50) x 1 = 373.50
LOT OF 6 MINIATURE BELLS EARLY TO MID 20TH CENTURY.3324LOT OF 6 MINIATURE BELLS EARLY TO MID 20TH CENTURY.
These brass bells have a mixture of iron and brass hearts in a variety of styles most with wooden bases. Also includes a 1976 Bicentennial replica of
Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 269.50) x 1 = 1,369.50
KAR-MI MAGIC POSTER.3325KAR-MI MAGIC POSTER.
Colorful one-sheet stone litho with a variety of vignettes illustrating highlights of the performing troupe. The Donaldson-Litho. Co., Newport, Ky. SI
Start Price : 175.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 650.00
Sold for (200.00 + 49.00) x 1 = 249.00
WWI UNCLE SAM 1917 POSTER BY JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG.3326WWI UNCLE SAM 1917 POSTER BY JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG.
The most iconic recruitment poster ever produced, the image of Uncle Sam was modeled in part on a self portrait of the artist himself. The bottom marg
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
Sold for (3,500.00 + 857.50) x 1 = 4,357.50
LOT OF 23 WWI AND WWII POSTERS.3327LOT OF 23 WWI AND WWII POSTERS.
1) WWI "Victory Liberty Loan" poster by artist Clyde Forsythe of soldier carrying three German helmets; 2) WWI poster by artist James Daug...
Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 490.00) x 1 = 2,490.00
RARE FOGG'S DRUG STORE SKOWHEGAN, MAINE TIN SIGN.3328RARE FOGG'S DRUG STORE SKOWHEGAN, MAINE TIN SIGN.
This piece boasts tremendous crossover appeal to a number of collector groups including automotive, early advertising, local merchants, folk art, and
Start Price : 5,000.00 | Estimates : 10,000.00 - 20,000.00
Sold for (12,000.00 + 2,940.00) x 1 = 14,940.00
WWI VICTORY LIBERTY LOAN POSTER BY HOWARD CHANDLER CHRISTY.3329WWI VICTORY LIBERTY LOAN POSTER BY HOWARD CHANDLER CHRISTY.
Colorful patriotic themed poster captioned "Americans All", original artwork by Howard Chandler Christy, 1919. Forbes Litho, Boston. SIZE:...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (300.00 + 73.50) x 1 = 373.50
CORTICELLI STORE DISPLAY SILK SPOOL CABINET.3330CORTICELLI STORE DISPLAY SILK SPOOL CABINET.
Circa 1890 oak countertop display with 22 glass front drawers and 8 with oak fronts. Features include original hardware, mirrored side panels, oak gal
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (550.00 + 134.75) x 1 = 684.75
LOT OF EIGHT HEINZ STONEWARE CROCKS WITH LABELS.3331LOT OF EIGHT HEINZ STONEWARE CROCKS WITH LABELS.
1) Heinz's Mincemeat crock with bail handle and "Extra Family Size" label dated 1890. 2) Heinz's Aromatic Malt Vinegar jug, with "Key...
Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (4,250.00 + 1,041.25) x 1 = 5,291.25
DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS TIN SIGN.3332DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS TIN SIGN.
This is the green background version featuring a central oval vignette of a milkmaid and dairy cow. Copyright 1907 by De Laval Separator Co. SIZE: Sig
Start Price : 700.00 | Estimates : 1,400.00 - 1,600.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 245.00) x 1 = 1,245.00
AYER'S PILLS AMERICAN INDIAN POSTER.3333AYER'S PILLS AMERICAN INDIAN POSTER.
Extremely scarce and desirable one-sheet poster with a fabulous stone lithographed illustration of Native American Indians with a bottle of Ayer's pil
Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 6,000.00 - 12,000.00
Sold for (5,500.00 + 1,347.50) x 1 = 6,847.50
LOT OF THREE WOOD STORE FIRKINS.3334LOT OF THREE WOOD STORE FIRKINS.
1) Wood firkin in old cream paint with two steel bands, wood lid, and bail handle; 2) Wood firkin in mustard paint with paper label for "Keysto...
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (175.00 + 42.88) x 1 = 217.88
LOT OF FOUR WOOD STORE PRODUCT ADVERTISING BOXES.3335LOT OF FOUR WOOD STORE PRODUCT ADVERTISING BOXES.
1) Stickney & Poor's Mustard store counter display box with paper labels; 2) Philips Choice Vegetable Seeds store counter display box with paper label
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold for (100.00 + 24.50) x 1 = 124.50
LOT OF TWO DISPLAY BOTTLES.3336LOT OF TWO DISPLAY BOTTLES.
A nice pair of barbershop or drugstore back bar bottles with frosted ice chip glass finish in seafoam green and cobalt blue lettered "Listerine...
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (25.00 + 6.13) x 1 = 31.13
ELGIN NATIONAL #42 COFFEE MILL.3337ELGIN NATIONAL #42 COFFEE MILL.
Large cast iron counter top coffee mill with twin 17" diameter wheels cast with "Woodruff & Edwards Co., Elgin, Ill.". SIZE: 25-1/2&q...
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (300.00 + 73.50) x 1 = 373.50
NATIONAL CASH REGISTER MODEL NO. 416.3338NATIONAL CASH REGISTER MODEL NO. 416.
"Empire" pattern bronze register and marquee, with original receipt cage and key. Serial number 1293129 indicates a production date of Jan...
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold for (500.00 + 122.50) x 1 = 622.50
DIAMOND DYES "MANSION" STORE DISPLAY CABINET.3339DIAMOND DYES "MANSION" STORE DISPLAY CABINET.
Embossed front tin panel by Wells & Richardson of children playing jump rope with a "Mansion" in the background. Cabinet back retains its ...
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (525.00 + 128.63) x 1 = 653.63
F.W. WOOLWORTH CO. REVERSE ON GLASS 5 CENT COUNTER SIGN.3340F.W. WOOLWORTH CO. REVERSE ON GLASS 5 CENT COUNTER SIGN.
Sign has a beveled edge and is reverse etched with gold and silver foil lettering accents. Top edge has two factory drilled holes for mounting. SIZE:
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold for (600.00 + 147.00) x 1 = 747.00
LOT OF 7 LITHOGRAPHIC FASHION PRINTS.3341LOT OF 7 LITHOGRAPHIC FASHION PRINTS.
Interesting lot of Victorian lady's fashions by Butterick picturing various women and girls in the latest elaborate fashions of the day. Two are print
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (300.00 + 73.50) x 1 = 373.50
LOT OF FOUR SHELL GASOLINE CARTOON CHARACTER DIE-CUT SIGNS.3342LOT OF FOUR SHELL GASOLINE CARTOON CHARACTER DIE-CUT SIGNS.
Two of these cardboard signs feature cartoon characters from the 1934 "Toonerville Trolley" comic strip. The comic strip and these signs w...
Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 245.00) x 1 = 1,245.00
RICHFIELD GASOLINE PUMP GLOBE.3343RICHFIELD GASOLINE PUMP GLOBE.
Three-piece globe with two Richfield Ethyl lenses in a milkglass body, circa 1953. Appears to be in original cardboard shipping box. SIZE: 16" ...
Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 900.00
Sold for (600.00 + 147.00) x 1 = 747.00
TEXACO GASOLINE FILLING STATION 42" PORCELAIN SIGN.3344TEXACO GASOLINE FILLING STATION 42" PORCELAIN SIGN.
This is the rarest of the early Texaco porcelain signs, featuring the dark green "T" against a red star background. SIZE: 42" dia. CO...
Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold for (1,250.00 + 306.25) x 1 = 1,556.25
ACTION AD CLOCK SALESMAN SAMPLE.3345ACTION AD CLOCK SALESMAN SAMPLE.
Intricate 1940s neon advertising clock complete with hard shell travel case. Consists of a neon tube and transformer, clock and 12 double-sided paper
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (400.00 + 98.00) x 1 = 498.00