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 An outstanding pair of  lifetime collections

Collections from Hal and Terri Boggess, and Mart and Kitty James will be auctioned the weekend of Apr. 10-12 by Showtime Auction Services at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor/Saline Rd., Ann Arbor. Other collections will also be sold in the auction that will total over 2000 lots.Hal and Terri Boggess put together a wonderful collection of items relating to firearms and gunpowder, mainly posters and calendars. Mart and Kitty James put together an equally impressive collection of drug store and apothecary items. Conveniently, Mr. James was a pharmacist, so the collection was born out of his profession.Items from the more than 100 other advanced collections make up the balance of the auction.Internet bidding (available all three auction days) will be facilitated by LiveAuctioneers.com and Invaluable.com. Phone and absentee bids will also be accepted.

The host hotel is Weber’s Hotel, at 3050 Jackson Avenue in Ann Arbor. For reservations, call (734) 769-2500. Ask for the discount rate of $99.00 for Showtime Auction attendees. To get a full color catalog, call Showtime Auction Services at (734) 676-9703 or order online

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April 10, 11 & 12
Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds,
5055 Ann Arbor/Saline Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI. 48103



Take advantage of our professionalism and expertise and get Top Dollar for all of your antiques and collectibles.




 One of the services provided by Showtime Auctions is prompt, professional, precise, affordable appraisals. The owner, Mike Eckles, a Certified Appraiser, has been dealing in antiques for over 45 years and has knowledge on both the buying and selling side of the business. Make an appointment to get one item or an entire collection appraised.

For appraisals call Mike Eckles at
951-453-2415 or use our online appraisal form below.

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  • Internet Bidding from 2 facilitators (Invaluable and LiveAuctioneers)
  • Lots of Aggressive and Fluent Phone Bidding
  • Settlement within 30 days of the auction


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