Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Denton Estate Sale of Dr. Mary Evans Dean Emeritus UNT at 1212 Brightwood Terrace off Wilsonwood

Sale of the late Dr. Mary Evans (1st woman to earn a doctorate from UNT) and her
3 unmarried older sisters—all teachers.
It was all bequeathed to 1st Methodist Church.
Tons of stuff--imagine a regular estate sale
of quality things times four.
Furniture is mainly with late 50’s Ethan Allen honey maple and antiques from their family home.    
Dr. Evans was a Dean and home economics
Professor, so the kitchen and sewing room
are full  to the brim.

Here’s a partial list:
5 Sewing machines all in primo condition;
Singers (1) 306, (2) 15-91’s, Pfaff 260,
Bernina Record
3 Tall 10 drawer dressers
4 Maple executive style desks.
2 sets of Table & 6 chairs.
2 Recliners
Lift Chair
Ethan Allen club chairs with wood wings
Patio set with recliner
3 Cream freezers (Snowball and White Mountain.)
Antique piano, needs work
Grandmother and mantle clocks
Medical; 2 Geri chairs, Invacare  & Hill-Rom hospital beds,
Heavy duty Hoyer patient lift
Nebulizers and 

 basket & seat walkers.

NuStep TRS 4000 ($5000 when new)
Over 20 quilts and 8 quilt tops from
19th C trapunto applique, to country style 50’s.
A room full of fabrics, trim and
Needle work.
Quality and vintage clothing from
1895 on--lots of 40's & 50's. 
Large aquarium
Hand tools
100’s of flowerpots
Patio Set,
Old school desk & seat
Antique quilt box, cedar chest, old trunks, & luggage

Antique toys and children’s books
Plus 1000+ other books and old paper
Dick and Jane period teacher aids
Britannica Great Books, cookbooks ect.
5 Antique dolls, one A & M, another
Armand Marseille
A couple of display cases full of
Old knives, pocket watches, advertising,
& jewelry
Roseville, Niloak, Hull
Stemware sets; Rose Pointe, Fostoria
Crystal Century, and others
Dinnerware; Limoges, Dansk, Chatham, Fiesta
Several boxes of Silver and stainless flatware.
Washer & dryer, older Amana, and 2 small
Dorm room friges.
Lifetime amount of office supplies.
1000 sf garage and backyard are full. 
1990 Lincoln Town Car Gold Ed 39k mi.

 FRI-SAT 9-6, SUN 11-5 (Half price)
All forms payment accepted.
Sorry no children in house, and
No large handbags.