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HEREcooper auction 


You're invited to our 408th 
Stan Howe Auction 

Saturday, May 9, 2015 Registration 9 AM, Auction 10:00 AM 

Westmore, Montana
The Rod Cooper and Charles Houzvicka Estates - early Westmore area Homesteads. Never an auction here before and very little ever sold off or traded in off these places.

Two locations, we will sell at the Cooper place first, then move to the Houzvicka property 2 miles away in the late afternoon.  

From Baker, Montana - west 20 miles to the Westmore turnoff, follow signs north 8 miles on Westmore road to auctions.  

FRONTRANGEAUCTIONS.COM; email or 406-949-3448 for full color brochure.  

There are a few pieces of antique furniture, Dressers, Kitchen cabinets, Primitives, Cream cans, Churns, beds, Toys, Sewing machines, Radios,  etc. We will start with those at 10  AM & more will sell throughout the day as we move through the auction.  The beautiful & original kitchen stove will sell at the house before we move to the machinery & out buildings.  We may run two rings for a while at the Cooper place. Selling to the bare walls & fences.  Bring your trailer.  Two rug making looms that Lottie used to make rag rugs will sell at the Houzvicka place.  

Tractors and machinery will be sold where they have been sitting for many years.  Come prepared to load and haul auction day or very soon after the auction.  Everything must be gone by May 17th or it goes to the scrapper.  Both properties are sold. 

TRACTORS: These are all project and/or parts tractors.  We believe most of the wheels and some tires are there for them, most stored inside.  You are welcome to come a day or two before and help us sort out which wheels and tires should go with which tractor.  We will not be mounting them prior to the auction.  There are many additional tires and rims for unknown applications.  

John Deere 820 Diesel.  Pony motor intact.  Good tin, appears complete

4 John Deere R Diesels.  Quite complete, one has a cab

2 John Deere D.  Appear mostly complete 

2 John Deere A.  One with loader may run, one is derelict and probably parts only 

2 Case Diesels, probably model 600's - derelict 

Farmall A with cultivator - engine stuck but complete  

MACHINERY:  Tons of old machinery, some in recent use, some derelict.  Plows,  One way plows, Tool Bars, Grain Drills incl. several Pony drills, Mowers, Swathers, 3 JD 6 ft pull type combines, Threshing machine - appears complete.  

25 + pieces of horse drawn equipment -- Hay tedder in nice condition, Corn planters, Cultivators, Mowers, Dump rakes, Steel wheel side delivery rakes, Buzz saws, Binders,  + 6 Buggy & spring wagon running gear, A nice wagon + wagon skeins, Wagon wheels, Implement seats, Related items. 

Continental Oil Gas barrels marked Ismay, Montana; Cream cans - Plevna & Ismay; Wringer washers, Oil cans, Pot Belly stoves, Platform Scale, Lanterns, Shop Manuals, Tools - antique & modern.  Pile of petrified wood, Red Cedar fence posts, Stock tanks, Barn Wood, 20+ Grain Auger engines, Trip Hammer, Welders, John Deere parts, etc.  


1927 Model T Ford coupe with engine & Ruckstell rearend.  Mostly complete, very restorable.  

2 Hay racks made from 26/7 Model T Ford - Wire wheels + extra wheels.  

1953 Ford Sedan with flathead, 1959 Ford Sedan, 1947 & 48 GMC 2 ton trucks - complete units

These are derelict/parts/scrap -- you decide!  We do have titles for most.  
61, 70 Chevy pickups; 65, 67, 69, 70, 73, 79 Ford pickups, Unknown 30's 2 dr -- street rod body; 30's Chevy 6 cly chassis,  

Scrappers delight!  Lots of iron not listed, bring a can of your color paint to mark and be ready to buy a load!  

No Telephone, Absentee or Internet bidding provided by the auction company. 
Come see what you are buying and take it home with you.

Thank you for 33 years of support in the auction business. One of Montana's oldest auction companies, also licensed in North Dakota &  Minnesota. Auctions from Colorado to Minnesota.  

Since 1982, Properly Organized -- Widely Advertised - Honestly Sold - Promptly Settled.  
Stan Howe & Associates 
Front Range Auctioneers
4433 Red Fox Dr
Helena, Mt 59602