Selling The Country

Bankruptcy Auction - Vehicles, Furniture, Sports Memorabilia, Etc

by Ford Brothers, Inc.


Nov 15, 2010 - Monday, November 15, 2010 @ 1:00 p.m. Eastern


Absolute Bankruptcy Auction
430 West Vine Street
Lexington, KY 40507
**This auction will be held in the Lexington Center (Rupp Arena)

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Conducted By

Ford Brothers, Inc.

Somerset, KY

Phone #: (606)-679-2212

London KY
Phone #: (606)-878-7111
Toll Free: 800-526-1637

Mt. Vernon KY
Phone #: (606)-256-4545
Toll Free: 800-435-5454

Richmond KY
Phone #: (859)-353-4446

Somerset KY
Phone #: (606)-679-2212
Toll Free: 800-526-9430

Auction Listing


1:00 pm November 15th: Vehicles, Furniture, Personal Property, Watches, Memorabilia, Firearms, Artwork & Weight Equip.
*** To be sold at the Lexington Center 430 West Vine Street, Lexington, Ky. 40507 (Rupp Arena) Via Slide Show Presentation

PREVIEW DATES: Monday, November 1st & Monday, November 8th from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Saturday, November 13th from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. 

Monday, November 15th- The house will be open from 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.  The personal property will be sold via slide show presentation and will NOT be available for viewing at the Lexington Center. You must attend one of the Open Houses to view these items as the will only sell by slide show.



VEHICLES: 2003 Hummer H2- satellite television available with subscription, navigation, Sirus radio, 3rd seat~ 2005 BMW 645 ci-loaded with the sport package~ 2004 Dodge Durango


FURNITURE: Yamaha Baby Grand Piano/ Disklavier~ Henredon Pieces include: 2 Benches~ King Poster Bed~ King Sleigh Bed~ 2 Dressers~ Credenza~ Armoire~ Round end table~ Coffee Table~ 2 Night Stands~ Half round table~ Century pieces include: Dining Table and 8 chairs~ Hutch~ Buffet~ Kitchen Table and 6 Chairs~ Chair and Ottoman~ Other furniture pieces include: Maitland Smith game table~ couch~ leather chair and ottoman~ Hancock Leather Sectional~ Sligh Office Desk~ Auguste Moreau Ornate Glass Table~ 3 Large Reproduction Antique Buffets~ Reproduction Antique Pedestal~ sectional couch~ coffee and end tables~ chair~ computer desk~ bed and matching night stand~ Slate Top Pool Table with Cue Sticks and Balls~ lighted Display case with glass shelves~ 2 pedestals~ 2 Andre Original Chairs~ Andre Original Bench~ square marble-top coffee and end tables~ wicker sofa~ wicker chair~ wicker end tables~ glass top wrought iron table~ Highland House side chair~ chair and ottoman


PERSONAL PROPERTY: Mitsubishi 62” Flat Screen Television~ RCA 26” Flat Screen Television~ 5 ft. x 7 ft. oversized decorative mirror~ Several Decorative Mirrors~ International Gaming Slot Machine~ American Security Gun Safe~ Vases~ Urns~ table lamps~ floor lamp with lions~ flower arrangements~ tree stand~ executive office chair~ flower arrangements~ 2 large vases~ miscellaneous glass vases~ patio table and 6 chairs~ Vermont Castings grill~ large lion statues~ 2005 EZ Go Golf Cart~ 2005 Artic Cat 400 ATV ~ Grasshopper Zero Turn 61” Cut 27 HP Mower with Briggs and Stratton engine~ Novelty Calloway Driver~ Shop Vac ~ 2 oversized planting vases


WATCHES: Jorge Hysek~ Delaneau~ Cartier Chrono~ Rolex~ Cartier Pasha~ Hublott~ Baume Mercier~ fake Rolex and Misc. Nike and Casio watches.


MEMORABILIA: D. Dawson #63 Autographed Steelers Helmet~ 1988-2000 D. Dawson Autographed Football #63~ Cordell Stewart Autographed Steelers Jersey~ “Champions Forever” Boxing Photo with Autographs from Mohammad Ali, George Foreman, Joe Frazier, Larry Holmes, Ken Norton, Mohammad Ali/Leon Spinks Autographed Photo~ Hank Aaron Signed Baseball Bat~ Sammy Sosa Signed Baseball Bat~ Charles Barkley Autographed Basketball (’92-’93 NBA-MVP)~ Tiger Woods Signed Picture with Certificate of Authenticity~ Wilson Football Signed by Marshall Faulk #28~ Larry Wilmingham #25 Autographed Helmet (Pro Bowl-’98)~ Kansas City Helmet signed by #68 Will Shields~ Autographed Seattle Seahawks Helmet~ Autographed 1997 Hawaii Pro Bowl Helmet~ Cleveland Cavaliers Autographed Wilson Basketball~ MMA Fight Club Gloves Autographed by Bas Rutten~ Mark Brunell Autographed Football~ Drew Bledsoe #11 Autographed Wilson Football~ Mario Lemieux #66 Autographed Hockey Stick


FIREARMS: Glock 40 cal. SW~ Browning 338 Win Mag~ Sig/SP2340 40 cal.~   Remington/870 12 gauge~ Sig Sauer/P226 .357~ Uberti/ Yellow Boy .44/.40~ Uberti/1873 Win .45LC~ Sig Sauer/P-220N~ H&K/USP 40 cal.~ H&K SP89 9MM~ Magnum Research 50 cal.~ S&W Model 586~ Browning Citori 12 Gauge~ Mil. Inc./Thunder Five .410/45LC~ Magnum Research .44Mag~ Interord Co/USAS 12 Gauge~ Colt M-16-A-2 5.56MM~ Colt (Sporter) 7.63/.39~ Browning 10 Gauge


ARTWORK: Several Audrey Menefee paintings including “Eyes” and “The Jazz Singer”~ Tabora Roy Paintings Include “Before the Rains” and “High Midnight Surge”~ Artique Signed Sculptured Vase~ Van Stafford Painting~ Ed Balisbury print~ Lion Print by D. Bouar~ oriental print~ miscellaneous prints


WEIGHT EQUIPMENT: Nautilus Power Building Leg Press~ Woodway Treadmill~ Quantum Body Guard Stair Master~ Muscle Max~ Safe Squat Machine~ Weight Stands~ Power Block/Dumb Bells


TERMS: Real Estate: 20% down the day of the sale, balance within 30 days. Personal Property: Cash or check in full the day of the sale. MasterCard and Visa will also be accepted (on Personal Property ONLY) with a 3% processing fee (or a $3.00 minimum fee). ** NO debit cards will be accepted. 


Announcements day of sale take precedence over printed matter.


For additional information, contact the selling agents.


Danetta Ford Allen, Auctioneer/Realtor

Sam Ford, Broker/Auctioneer


On behalf of the US Bankruptcy Court and Ford Brothers, Inc., we would like to thank you for coming and welcome you to the auction. Listed below are the terms and conditions which must be complied with in order to bid on the property.

1).The personal property (including VEHICLES, FURNITURE, PERSONAL PROPERTY, WATCHES, MEMORABILIA, FIREARMS, ARTWORK & WEIGHT EQUIP.) is being sold in its “AS IS” condition. Any announcement made at the auction will supersede any information contained herein or in any advertisement.

2). All information in the brochure is strictly for sales purposes. The purchasers are encouraged to inspect the property to their satisfaction before bidding.

3). Bidding – Bidding will be done by number and all bidding is open to the public. Representatives of Ford Brothers, Inc. will be available to take your bids or you can bid directly to the Auctioneer. By receiving a number and bidding you are agreeing to abide by the terms set forth in this document or announced the day of the auction. Bidding will be available both live and online. Firearms will not be available for purchase online.

4). The Vehicles and Personal Property items must be paid for in full today. Accepted methods of payment are cash, money order, personal / business check, Wire transfer, Master Card or Visa. Those paying by Visa or Master Card will be assessed a 3% processing fee (or $3.00 minimum). NO DEBIT CARDS. Six Percent Sales tax will be collected on taxable items unless it is a vehicles or the purchaser is buying for resale and has a tax exempt certificate. A 10 % buyer’s premium will be added to online purchases only. ** The vehicles must be paid for in full today. The titles will not be left open.

5.) Pick up Nov. 15th; Items purchased may be picked up after the conclusion of the auction until 7pm. Late arrivals will not be permitted; doors will be locked promptly at 7pm. November 16 and 17; the home will be open to obtain your purchases from 9am-4pm. Please be sure to have enough help to move your purchases as removal is the sole responsibility of the purchaser. Be sure you have your receipts with you, security will be checking to see if you get the correct items. In the event the purchaser wants an item shipped, shipping and shipping charges will be the sole responsibility of the purchaser. Shipping must be done through the UPS store. Furniture must be picked up on site, it will not be shipped. Any item purchased will be shipped by Friday, November 19th.

6.) Purchasing Firearms: To purchaser a firearm in the state of Kentucky;
1. You must be a resident of Kentucky
2. You must not be a convicted felon.
3. You cannot have been dishonorably discharged from the US military
4. You must be at least 21 years of age.
5. You must be of sound mind.
6. You must be sober.

The sale of the fully automatic weapons will be conducted in collaboration with Kentucky Firearms, Nicholasville, Ky. Rex Tyson, Class 3 Licensed Firearms Dealer. All necessary documents must be completed before the purchaser will receive possession.

We trust that you will have an enjoyable day with us. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please do not hesitate to talk to any of our staff on the premises.

To be sold at the Lexington Center 430 West Vine Street, Lexington, Ky. 40507 (Rupp Arena)