Richard A. Olson
Richard A. Olson & Associates


Richard A. Olson & Associates has bought and sold millions of dollars worth of farm machinery, real estate and personal property. Richard has been an auctioneer since 1968 and has sold numerous farms, equipment, livestock, antiques, household items, estates and business liquidations. He is a graduate of the Reppert School of Auctioneering. Erik, a third generation graduate of Reppert, works with his father Richard to represent their clients and their property in a professional manner. You can also find us on Facebook (

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48 Pocket Watches
Ends Friday, August 17, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.

Pick up or Inspection Location: 531 W Bedford Rd, Morris, IL 60450
Directions: Head 1 mile South of I-80/IL-47 Interchange on IL-47, then West 1/2 mile on Bedford Rd (US-6) to location.


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Up for auction are another 48 Pocket Watches from the John Georgoulakis Estate (Plainfield, IL).
Each of the watches are in working order (unless noted in the description) and are available for viewing by appointment at our office in Morris, IL.

John had a large watch collection. We have sold over 425 watches for him in the past. We hope you enjoy the 48 offered here as much as he did. BIDDING NOW OPEN!!! GOOD LUCK!

Local pickup & shipping available.
Please read the terms & conditions on the website before bidding.
There is a 10% Buyers Premium added to the final bid.


Owner: Estate of John Georgoulakis

Give us a call if you would like to leave a proxibid through our office. 815-942-4266.
Office Hours Mon-Fri 9am-4pm


Household - Jewelry - Collectibles - Lawn and Garden
Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.

Location: 329 Edgebrook Dr. Sandwich, IL 60548
Directions: North West of the Sandwich Fairgrounds. Watch for Signs!

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There will be Two Auction Rings

Antiques, Collectibles, Oak, Pine, Walnut Antique Furniture, Quilts, Linens, Glassware, Jewelry, Silver & Gold, Costume, Large Book Library, Photo & Slide Collection from Around the World, To Include Artwork, Vintage Books, Lithographs & Prints, Indian Rug, Gold Pocket Watches, Coins

: Round maple dining table with 5 spindle back chairs, oak Queen Ann desk, maple drop front desk, 1980’s oak 4 stack lawyer book case with glass doors - 4 drawers - 2 doors, Dining room set - 2pc china cabinet - Queen Ann buffet - dining table & 6 ornate chairs with spoon claw feet & cushion seat - 2 leaves - Like New!, pine 2 door book case with open shelves, spoon foot pine tables, oak 5 drawer dresser, to door pine cabinet, glass wall curio cabinets, end tables, 4 shelf bookshelf, pine cabinet, pictures and prints, office chair, Queen Ann coffee table and lamp tables, pine lamp table, round marble plant stand, ornate steel hall tree, wood sewing cabinet, pine corner, pine bed, suit case victrola, ornate bevel mirror, walnut 2 stack book case with sliding doors, contemporary dining room set - table with 8 chairs with built in leaves, opalescent cream and sugar, several crystal pcs., set of 12 Ruby water glasses & Ruby wine glasses, ornate glass baskets, hand printed bone china pcs., Block Bidasoa china set - 12 place setting - made in Spain, large assortment of silver plated sterling silverware pcs., John Cockburn fork & knife set ornate, ornate thimbles, silver salt & pepper shakers, souvenir spoons, ornate silver napkin holders, candle snuffer, several silver serving pcs. & silver plate, large assortment of sterling spoons, all silver pcs removed until sale date, box including 16 forks - ornate sterling Gorham Melrose pattern - also including 4 sterling knives - 6 forks - gravy ladle - 8 spoons - 1 servicing spoons, set of inlay lamp tables, brass floor lamp, world globe on stand, contemporary furniture, couch, side chairs, antique chairs, Fisher radio turntable in 2 door cab nod-r-20, wine plant stand, Stockholm ice-cream spoons - ornate, Rogers silverware pcs., local advertising pcs., crystal decanters, large assortment of lithographic prints, 3 pc bone handle knife set - German cutlery set, asst of platters & plates, Denmark vases, 12pc setting Lenox china set, silver water pitchers, rose bowl, crystal water glasses, folding thermometer in metal case, yellow & blue satin bowl, glass & etched crystal paperweights with giraffe & fish, cut glass pieces, assortment of table linens, set of ornate steak knives, walnut corner shelf, assortment of bedroom linen, oak carved east lake dresser, 4 drawer highboy chest with hankie drawer & back splash, gray leather couch, cedar chest, wood plant stand, Antique lamp tables, Walnut 2 door bookcase, 1800’s Walnut chest w/ hankie drawers, Oak curve Glass Secretary Bookcase with back mirror fold down desk door & drawers, old Christmas decorations, red step stool, vintage his & her Huffy bikes, wire adj. dress form, 1800s large oak bed, graniteware, sad irons, small berry press, barn lantern, sterling candle sticks, brown crock, (2) whiskey crock jugs, crock jar, 2 gal crocks, cracker jar, large selection of picture frame molding, 6’ wood toboggan, crockery bowls, old frames & pictures, heavy hand bags, scrap book, 4 drawer oak dresser, lg oak mirror frames, 2 door 1 drawer cupboard, cook books, 1960s kitchen table & 4 wire back chairs, 1880s school books, small anvil vise, picture frame vise, Navajo Rug - 3’x5’ gray & ivory with geometric motifs.

Jewelry: Large assortment of costume jewelry, turquoise & sterling bracelets, Indian silver brooch, sterling & blue turquoise necklaces - earrings - bracelets, sterling shear pin, Ben Rus ladies watch, Bulova ladies watch, amethyst necklaces, ornate sterling bracelet - necklaces - earrings, ornate sterling necklaces, Elgin Dueber gold pocket watch with ornate case, Elgin CWC Co. gold pocket watch, Elgin CWC Co. gold ornate pocket watch with ceramic face and watch chain, ornate silver heavy necklaces, rhinestones, (3) ornate sterling bracelets, ornate bracelets - necklaces - cameo, 10K & 14K gold ring, 1928 class ring, antique jewelry, stop watch, Rochelle HS class ring 1928 & pin, Hamilton gold pocket watch with gold 1 dollar fob chain, OH Knights & Co. Rail Road pocket watch, Neleros mens watch, Acme police whistle, pocket knives, stick pens, very ornate sterling necklaces, brooch pin from 1880s, gold filled bracelet, tie clasps, Wakmann stop watch, silver charms, selection of mens & ladies wrist watches and much more, Lord Elgin 30 jewel wrist watch.

Collectibles: Canon Power Shot XX10 IS, Vivtar series - 600mm solid CATADIOPTRIC lens, 1878 Walnut cased mantle clock, large stamp collection, mint stamps, Large assortment of foreign coins, World’s Fair 1904 souvenir ruby cup, Region Sheffield steak knife set & many more Clauberg steak knives, 1800’s collar box, Copenhagen china pcs., Goebel figurine, crockery bowls, Fenton pc ornate, coin glass, World’s Fair Bank - Century of Progress 1934, (3) autograph books dated 1940, WWII owl clicker toy, miniature porcelain doll, bake lite bracelets, school day memoirs, US cadet patch, Little Bo Peep bowl, university of Chicago 1941 Inauguration, set of elephant bookends, straight line contemporary writing desk drop desk - pigeon hole desk, bags of marbles, Sony CD player, Yamaha synthesizer, Yamaha cassette player, Denon Quartz turntable, large assortment of vinyl classical music, large assortment of CD’s, chest full of photographs from around the world, binoculars, collection of ties, 1800’s walnut 3 drawer carved pull chest, copper table lamp, flowered quilt, large collection of foreign money, Todos Caeran Prints, set of 3 bull fighting prints, matchbook collection, Y Aun No Se Van print, 3 drawer walnut drawer chest, pair of pine dressers, colored & black and white pictures from around the world, set of 12 designed by prints - The Idle Prentice published orig. 1747 reprints designed & engraved by Wm Hogarth, lifetime collection of pictures & slides take by Mr. & Mrs. Grimes around the world travels, Old advertising tins, many boxes of picture & slides, world clock made in Germany, sandwich Lyons club banners, large sculptured braided rug - flower pattern, embroidery pcs., brass candlesticks, crocheted quilt - green & mustard color quilt in mint shape, retina 2 camera, flower quilt, checkerboard quilt, unusual design pattern, turn of century photographs - Big snow 67, etc. collection of copper pieces, brass book ends, 4 drawer oak chest, Sandwich Fair ribbons, Bolts of wool fabric, opera glasses, wool blankets, Chenille bed spreads, large assortment of sewing materials, desk & office chair, German Schatz ship clock, Extensive Library of books & reading materials, handmade Indian rug, pair of 1960’s reading lamps, 1800’s mantle clock, ornate stein, cherry pitter, Indian baskets & pottery pieces, rock bookends, Boston style rocker, set of Charles Dickens Books - 28 books, needle point Queen Ann stool, American trail series Books, Power of Nature, set of Henry Esmond books, youth bentwood chair & child’s chair, room full to ceiling of library books from around the world, fire place bellows, cow bell with leather strap, large magnifier on stand, lace crocheted shoe, spring loaded German box, handmade wood pitchers & bowls, Rose mall bowl Norwegian, ornate bowls, hand carved oval wood box, wood humidor - full of wrappers, candle trimmer, Indian native wood bark painting, old cherry press, sad irons, sterling candle stick holders, old metal tackle box with lures, old fishing poles, wood coffee grinder, world globe on stand, small child trunk, old tackle box, wood coffee grinder, wore baskets, ball jars, old golf clubs, 2 man saws, wood child iron board, wood butter churn, misc vintage tools, silver on copper candle sticks, old side-by-side shotgun, vintage 22cal pump rifle.

Lawn & Garden: Wood & metal lawn furniture, 1950’s steel & canvas hammock, alum. ext. ladder, step ladder with paint shelf, wood box, 5HP push mower, lawn & garden tools, ribbed galv. garbage cans, old baskets, canning wax, wire top jars, hammer alum pcs., hardware, wire garden fence, roll of chain link fence.

Estate of Dr. Dale Grimes
Living Estate of Virginia Grimes

Note: The Grimes’ traveled around the world. Dr. Grimes was one of the top doctors at Sandwich Hospital for several decades! Many fine collectibles and items of interest.

Content Terms: Cash or good check w/ proper ID. Everything sold as is. Everything paid for day of sale. Not responsible for accidents or items after sold. Must have current FOID card & abide by all state & federal firearm regulations. RKA Gun Gallery from Plano, IL will handle all firearms and paperwork. $25.00 fee for registering and transferring all firearms. No buyer premium! Please try to attend this quality sale. All announcements day of sale supersede printed materials.

Phone: 630-552-4247

Brian DeBolt, Plano IL
Richard Olson, Morris IL
Erik Olson, Morris IL

Clean, Well Kept, Very Low Hour Equipment
Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

Location: 1365 W Minooka Rd, Morris, IL 60450
Directions: From Interstate 80 in Morris (IL-47 exit #112), head North 4 miles on IL-47 to Minooka Rd, then West (left) 1¼ miles to the farm.

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Auctioneers’ Note: One of the cleanest lines of equipment to be offered anywhere! There will be approximately ½ hour of small farm items sold first and then on to machinery. Please be on time. NO BUYERS PREMIUM!

2010 JD 8295R MFWD Tractor, 1617 hours, 4 hyd controls, 480/80R50 Rear duals, 420/85R34 Front, powershift, active seat, front weights & fenders, 1000 lbs rear weights, guidance ready, SN RW8295R002842.
2010 JD 8270R MFWD Tractor, 1360 hours, 4 hyd controls, 480/80R50 Rear duals, 420/85R34 Front, powershift, active leather seat, front weights & fenders, 1000 lbs rear weights, guidance ready, SN 1RW8270RKAP011311.
2014 JD 6125M MFWD Tractor w/H340 Loader, 916 hours, Cab, 3 hyd controls, PowerQuad PLUS 24F/24R Trans with Left Hand Power Reverser, 460/85R34 Rears, 380/85R24 Fronts, Panorama Windshield with RH Door, SN 1LO6125MADG785149.

2007 JD 9560 STS Combine, 2wd, 2027 eng./1362 sep. hours, 30.5-32 Front, 18.4R26 Rear, Integrated auto steering, Contour Master, Contour Master, Touchset controls, header height resume, sensing & float, lateral sensing, new chopper knives, HID Lighting, 21.5’ auger, SN H09560S720733.
2012 JD 606C Corn Head, auto steer, SN 1H00606CHCX745431.
2007 JD 625F Flex Platform with extra sickle, SN H00625F720933.
Unverferth HT25 Head Trailer, SN A3657248.
Killbros #872, 8-ton, 25’ Head Trailer.
6-Row Corn Reel.
JD 9560 STS rear shroud & one side panel, minor damage.
Combine Sieve fits a 9560 and 9570.

2014 JD 2210 Field Cultivator, LIKE NEW, 28’-6’, 3-bar drag & rolling basket, AccuDepth technology, remote height adj, SN 1N02210LCE0755868.
2005 JD 1790 12/24 Planter, Smart Box, no-till coulter, CCS seed delivery, Precision Seed Boxes & Plates, row cleaners on corn rows, used on 1,300 ac/yr, SN A01790E710367.
2015 J&M 1010-20 X-Tended Reach Grain Cart, 20” front folding auger (extends addtl 2’), Scale, lights & 2 cameras, roll tarp, 900/60R32 tires, SN 1500364.
2015 Brent GT-557 Wagon, green, brakes & lights, roll tarp, SN B34170139.
2015 Brent GT-557 Wagon, green, brakes & lights, roll tarp, SN B34170148.
Blu-Jet Applicator, 13-knife, pull-type, notched discs, spring loaded disc sealers, includes monitor.
JD 845 Row Crop Cultivator, 12-30, flat fold, spring shank.
1994 JD 630 Disk Harrow, 24’, 3-bar drag, SN N00630X011626.
1985 JD 712 Disc Chisel, 9-shank, 4-bar drag w/new 12” spikes, SN 00712X003316.
Case 513 Inline Ripper, 9 or 11-shank, SN 1634103.
JD 400 Rotary Hoe, 28’, new tires, SN E0400N031735.
DMI D400A Wagon, blue/white, SN 000175.
Killbros 350 Wagon, orange, JD running gear.
Hardi 500 Gallon 42’ Sprayer, hyd pump, low profile, single axle.
Hutchinson 10x71 Auger, swing hopper.
Mayrath 10x71 Auger, swing hopper.
Westfield TFX80-36 Auger, gas engine, SN 219489.
Sudenga Portable Hopper, 10” auger, 5hp, single phase electric motor, used under hopper trailers.
16’ Vertical Bin Auger, 8” to 10”.

2009 JD GS2 2600 w/SF1, SN PCGU26H184156.
2009 JD GS2 2600 w/SF1 & RowSense, SN PCGU26H200316.
2013 JD SF3000 Receiver, SF1 ready, SN PCGT3TA457778.
2011 JD SF3000 Receiver, SF1 ready, SN PCGT3TA328444.

2011 JD XUV 825i Gator, gas, 435 hours, 1979 miles, DOHC, 4WD, windshield, electric dump box, camo color, new clutch, wheel spacers for 30” rows, SN 1M0825GSPBM029639.
Bush Hog 120-09 3-pt Rear Blade, hyd angle.
1996 JD 709 Rotary Cutter, 3-PT.
1987 JD 350 Sickle Bar Mower, 9’ Bar, 3-PT, SN E00350X725413.
Haulette 20’ Trailer, lunette eye, tandem axle, good floor, beaver tail & ramps.
IHC Utility Trailer, 6x10, tilt deck, vintage, no title.
8-Ton Running Gear.
55 Gallon Sprayer, slides in the JD 825i Gator bed, set up for 6-30” rows.
2000 Gallon Fuel Tank & elec pump, single wall.
500 Gallon Portable Fuel Tank, Huskee Model T gear, Gasboy 12v pump.
1600 Gallon Poly Water Tank.
1000 Gallon Portable Water Tank, JD 10-ton gear, three new 11L-15 tires, SN W1065119235W.
Two 100 Gallon Small Poly Tanks.
Misc Farm Supplies.
DICKEY-john GAC 500XT Moisture Tester.
Homelite E-Z Automatic Chainsaw.
Three Baldor 3-Phase Motors.
Square D 800 Amp 240 V.A.C. Breaker Box, new.
JD 3200 Watt Generator.
Bin Spreaders.
3-pt Cultivator for Garden Tractor.
Barn Hay Trolley.
1-Ton Chain Fall.
Antique Single & Double Trees.
Milk Can “Pabst Farms”.
Standard Oil Lubester, red.
(2) Standard Oil 5-gal galvanized jugs.
Phillips 66 5-gal jug, embossed.
Cherry Picker Engine Hoist.
6 Patio Chairs.

For questions regarding the equipment, call: Dennie Thompson (815) 228-4216

Auction to be held at the farm approximately 5 miles North of Morris, IL.
Morris Municipal Airport is located 2-1/2 miles away.
Plenty of hotel options in Morris.

Owners: Dennie and Karen Thompson

Terms: Cash or good check with proper ID on day of sale. Nothing removed until settled. All items are being sold as is with no stated or implied warranty. Sale day announcements take precedence over printed material. Buyers are responsible for all items after sold. This is a LIVE auction, must be present to bid. NO BUYERS PREMIUM!

Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Kendall County Fairgrounds, Yorkville, IL

Gates open at 8:00 a.m. for viewing - Auction starts at 9:00 a.m.

Drop off: August 20th-24th (Mon-Fri) 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Call to Consign:

Kent Bateman (630) 918-2823
Tom Anderson (815) 739-3634
Doug Thanepohn (815) 739-8328

or visit

Equipment available to load or unload your items before/after auction.

All items must be removed by August 27th.
(unless an appointment is made)

All commission proceeds go to maintaining the facilities and fairgrounds.

Auction conducted by DeBolt Auction Service and Richard A. Olson & Associates, Inc.

Tractors -Farm Machinery - Trucks - Misc Farm Items
Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

Location: 1209 2900 E Rd, Lostant, IL 61334 (this link shows accurate map)
If you enter address on GPS devices, it may not be accurate. See directions! Watch for signs!

: From I-39 & IL-18 (exit #41) near Lostant, head West on IL-18 for 1.5 miles, then South (left) onto E 3rd Rd for 1 mile, then East (left) onto N 12th Rd (County Line 1250 N) for 1 mile, then South (right) onto 2900 E Rd for 1/4 mile.

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There are three hayracks of misc items to be sold first.

JD 4640 Tractor, 6960 hours (eng overhaul at 4000 hrs), axle duals, 20.8x38, quad, 3 Hyd, SN 020569R.
JD 9220 4WD Tractor, 3593 hours, axle duals, 520/85R42 tires, bare back, 4 hyd, SN RW9220H010775.
Case 611B, restored, wide-front, Case-O-Matic Drive, 4-cyl, gas, SN 6120299, (often referred to as the 600B).

1996 Ford F-Super Duty XLT Utility Truck, 7.3L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel, 5-speed manual, 2WD, 445 CI, white, air compressor, gooseneck hitch, VIN 1FDLF47F8TEA23591.
1972 Chevrolet C50 Grain Truck with 12-foot Omaha std box and hoist.

JD 1770NT CCS Planter, 16-30, pneumatic downforce system, Digi-Star hopper scale, trash coulters; 6 yrs old, 1000/acres per year, SN 1A01770MCBM745110.
Kory KT260 Seed Tender, green, 18' long 6" diameter poly-cup front folding auger, Honda gas engine, tandem axle.
Schaben SF-8500 Sprayer, 1250-gallon, 90’ Boom, Front Fold, 380/90R46 tires, Foam Markers, Raven Monitor, SN 101417
2010 Unverferth 8250 Grain Cart, 850 Bu, corner auger, roll tarp, 30.5L-32 tires, SN B24870124.
Kuntz 12’ Box Scraper, pull-type, hydraulic tilt, 22.5” truck tire.
Bush Hog 2615 Legend Batwing Mower, 15’, wing fold, pull-type, chain guards, laminated tires.
Case IH 4200 Combo Mulch Finisher, 26’, 5-bar drag, tandems on main & wings, SN JAG0690279.
2015 McFarlane HDL-100 Harrow, 30’, 8-bar, forward folding, hyd lift and fold, telescoping hitch.
McFarlane 28’ 8-bar Drag Cart. Case IH 496 Disc, 24’, 7” spacing, 22” blades.
JD 510 Soil Saver (Disc Chisel Ripper), 5-shank, 5-bar drag.
JD 400 Rotary Hoe, 28’, flat-fold.
(2) Case IH 183 Cultivators, 12-30, flat fold, single spring vibra shank, rolling shields.
IHC 710 Plow, 6-18, auto reset on land hitch.
IHC 720 Plow, 6-18, auto reset on land, 3-pt.
IHC Manure Spreader, ground drive, steel side.
IHC Manure Spreader, ground drive, wood side.
American 30’ Truck Auger, 10”, PTO.

16’ Implement Trailer w/4’ beavertail, triple axle.
JD 48 Loader for JD 30 and 40 Series Tractor, narrow front rollamatic.
500-gallon Fuel tank on gear w/pump.
(3) 1600-gallon Poly tanks. 16.9-38 Rim Duals.
30’ Bin Aeriation Flooring.
Plastic Tile.
Portable 11hp Generator.

Floyd Schultz 815-693-9690
Ron Welsh 815-693-9691

Terms: Cash or good check with proper ID on day of sale. Nothing removed until settled. All items are being sold as is with no stated or implied warranty. Sale day announcements take precedence over printed material. Buyers are responsible for all items after sold. This is a LIVE auction, must be present to bid. NO BUYERS PREMIUM!

Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 8:00 a.m.

Location: 16119 Chicago Rd, Sandwich, IL 60548
Directions: Rt-34 to Sandwich, IL to Latham St (stop light), then 5 miles North to Chicago Road, then West 1 mile.


Tools & Misc Items will begin at 8 a.m.

Lumber will begin at 10:30 a.m.

Doors & Windows will begin around 1 p.m.

Restrooms/Food/Weather Shelter provided.

Contact Greg Gavin for more info: 815-509-8018

Gavin Auction Terms: Cash or Good Check. Visa, MC & Discover. 5% Buyers Premium. 5% Deducted with Cash or Check. 6-¼% sales tax must be applied. Items not removed after 7 days revert back to Gavin.

We provide the highest level of Professional Auctioneering Service.

Richard A. Olson Associates
531 W. Bedford Road, Suite A, Morris IL 60450
PH (815) 942-4266

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