Denton Texas Estate Sales
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 (1
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,
3 Tall 10 drawer dressers
4 Maple executive style desks.
2 sets of Table & 6 chairs.
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
& seat walkers.
NuStep TRS 4000 ($5000 when new)
Over 20 quilts and 8 quilt tops from
C trapunto applique, to country style 50’s.
A room full of fabrics, trim and
Quality and vintage clothing from
1895 on--lots of 40's & 50's.
100’s of flowerpots
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
A couple of display cases full of
Old knives, pocket watches, advertising,
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.