Melton Emery Collection - Estate Auction

Hwy 135 & 158, Caraway, AR
Sat, Apr 9, 2022 9:00 AM
The Melton Emery Collection
Saturday, April 9th @ 9:00am
Hwy 135 & 158, Caraway, AR

Auctioneer’s Note: Melton Emery was very unique & one of a kind. He loved collecting anything old & unusual. We will be selling the contents of 3 buildings. He provided all the props for the movie “A Painted House” that was filmed in Lepanto Ar. Some of these props, signs, tractor’s & antiques will be featured in the auction, also the Limo that “The World’s Famous Red Heads” Basketball Team traveled in. Auction will be conducted by both Hendrix and Phillips Auction Companies. Robert E Hendrix, AALB#128. Please visit our website and
Go to – select items in this auction will be sold online thru Hibid webcast and as well as live.

Directions: Intersection of Hwy 135 & Hwy 158, across from the Central Kwik Shop. Watch for signs.

1941 JD LA antique tractor, needs work
McCormick-Dearing antique tractor on steel, needs work
Blacksmith forge and tools
metal worktable w/vise and cable cutter 10ft
National Farm tractor on steel, needs work
Husqvarna yth 22/46 lawn mower
Husqvarna yth 185/42 law mower
Husqvarna z 254f Zero turn mower
Ingersoll Rand 220/60gl upright air compressor
(works like new)
1968 Ford 2-door convertible GT original motor 21,022 miles,
289 8cyl, auto, canvas top needs replaced, w/title
large shop fan, 4 1950's metal lawn chairs
18ft trailer, good floor, short sides
Ford 3000 tractor for parts only
All American Redhead framed picture 36x36
Miniature kid's camping trailer, made by Mr. Emery
Ford 100yr anniversary child's wagon
yellow pedal taxi car
Old Dodge truck, looks like Beverly Hillbillies truck
Antique metal gas pump replica
2 Firestone 475/500-19 still in wrapper
200lb anvil (damaged), Very large bush hog wrench
Gym Dandy surrey bike w/canopy (good condition)
3100 Chevy battery operated child's car
1958 battery operated child's car
6 full sheets of Elvis Presley paneling, bought by
Elvis to go in his recording studio
3 4x2 cotton bales, Styrofoam filled, movie props
Roy Roger limited edition, still in box
Hop Along Cassidy limited edition, still in box
metal Tonka truck
3pt hitch 6ft box blade w/dogs, good
Winston Charlotte Motor Speedway wooden
plaque dated 5/17/87
Sandcho barrel saddle, good
Ford 8N pedal tractor, nice
trailer 24ft, Antique horse clock
Antique horse clock, missing piece
yellow pedal car, Hussmann metal display
Antique spot/search light
One & only Melton Emery director's chair
Ford pedal car, Vintage Auto motor heater
Vintage metal train engine, missing back wheel
Antique feed bag dolly, 10cent coin horse carousel
1950s metal Coca Cola drink box
1980 Honda Express SR moped, never heard run
1969 All American Redhead transportation wagon
Royal Crown thermometer
antique cash register, lots of old bikes, bike parts
galvanized wash tub, cream cans, Model A jack
cast iron tea kettles, misc shoe cobbler tools
porcelain over cast iron wood cook stove, antique
crock jugs, cross-cut saws, several old boat motors
small child's wooden wagon, old tractor seats, log chains
wooden boat paddles, several barn lanterns
meat grinders, pot belly stove
chicken feeder, meat saw, old egg crate
stack of aluminum building materials
JD pedal tractor, missing seat & steering wheel
4 stools made from nail kegs, antique car body parts
log roller, wooden porch rocker
cotton scale peas, pick sacks, garden tools
3 10ft wooden church pews, barn trolly
Hanson produce hanging scales
metal Central High school sign
Leon Brinkley's 1st auction topper
park bench, A Painted House -movie sign
misc tool boxes, steer skull w/horns
replica gas pump, cookie jar & phone
cast iron legged kettle, cast iron fish cooker
Harris torch hoses and gauges only
lots of old albums & 8-tracks
movie prop-welding gas bottles (not real)
misc advertisement signs, Milligan Ridge store sign
NO TELLING what else will be found in these 3 shops!!!
antiques movie props tools autos tractors toys trailers
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