Estate of William Vaughan Auction












Estate of William (Bill) Vaughan

Public Auction

Saturday February 3, 2018 9:00 A.M.

Adams County Fairgrounds Activity Building

947 South Baltimore | Hastings, Nebraska

This auction will liquidate the property of the Late Bill Vaughan. Bill was an avid hunter both Inter-nationally and locally as well as a Bass Club Member. He loved the outdoors and everything that went with it. He loved collecting quality equipment for his hobbies. This is a large auction so be prepared for a double ring event for a portion of the day.

Boat and Vehicle will be offered at 12:00 Noon with the Firearms and Bows immediately following as well as all game mounts.



2017 Tracker Nitro Z20 Bass Boat w/Mercury Marine Pro XS 250 Optimax motor and Tracker Marine Trailstar tandem axle trailer. Boat is loaded on equipment including Hot Foot throttle, passenger console, 2 live wells, Hummnbird Helix 9” big screen and Helix 7” screen fish finders, Minkota Talon anchoring system, Minkota 4Trax 80# thrust 24 volt GPS trolling motor plus all the desirable options. This boat includes Mercury 3+2 year warranty. This unit has approximately four (4) hours of use. Like new!!


1992 Corvette Convertible, 5.7 engine, 6 speed manual shift, ABS, power antenna, cassette, cruise, digital panel, air, driver side air bags, fog lights, tachometer, heated steering wheel, cloth upholstery, 17” wheels, 67,763 miles.


  • Wart Hog shoulder mount
  • Black Wildabeast, shoulder mount
  • 4X4 Whitetail, shoulder mount
  • Older 4X4 Whitetail, shoulder mount
  • Eland European mount
  • Corsican Ram shoulder mount
  • Zebra pelt
  • Other pelts
  • Blesbok European mount


  • High Point 995 9mmX16 synthetic #E66472
  • Stevens Model 10A 12 ga pump 138808
  • Thompson Center Camo Black Power 50 cal.& 12 ga (2 barrels#131112
  • Bushmaster Carbon 15, Bushnell Red Dot scope #BK3024832
  • Bushmaster AR 15 w/Bushnell Red Scope #AR-332
  • Remington 22 cal. Scoremaster Mod 511, bolt, clip, S, L, & LR no visible Ser#
  • Remington 22 cal, S, L, & LR, tube feed, no visible Ser #
  • Ithaca N49 22 cal, S, L, & LR, lever action, tube feed, #490444838
  • Marlin 1895 LA 45/70 lever Government, Bushnel scope, MR47760F
  • Thompson Center Hawken 50 Cal Inn Line Ser # K355229
  • Henry Repeating Arms Lever Action tube feed 22 cal S, L, & LR Ser # 445297H
  • Remington 870 Pump Blackhawk Pistol Grip Composite Home Defense Ser # RS37408C
  • Taurus 45 Cal., PT 1911, w/ 2 clips NAT46584
  • Argentine 9 mm pistol, Mod N90, #370968
  • Silitice 44 Cal. Black Powder, Italian #283910
  • Stevens Mod 59A bold action .410, 2 ¾” and 3”, no visible Ser#
  • Republica Argentine 45 Cal. Government Model, Colt Pattern, #C178281
  • Savage 22-250 Mod. 110E w/ Nikon Scope 3.3X10 variable, #E679314
  • Encore Thompson Center 308 Win Single Shot w/Leopold variable scope #137857
  • Browning Citori O/U 12 ga White Lightning #17503NP131
  • Smith & Wesson Model 22A-1 pistol, 22 LR, hard case and 2 clips #UC6504
  • EGFM 11.25 Colt #41761
  • Power Master 66 Crossman air Gun
  • A.V.Maroccini 20 ga. O/U #KG1430
  • Cabelas 54 Cal. Black Powder #333064
  • Remington 1100 Black 12 ga. Auto, composite stock 2 ¾” #L398789V
  • Remington 11-87 Premier, wood stock, 3” 12 ga., vented rib, sling, #PC220670
  • SKS 223 Cal. 7.62 x 39 w/3 magazines, #16438
  • Beretta 9 mm Parabellum #BER578677
  • Springfield M1 A ERB Chassis, Sightron 139/40 scope, Customized #106894
  • Winchester 94 30-30 Lever Action, NRA Centennial, #NRA 35578
  • Hoit Recurve Bow, Game Master II, w/fishing real and setup
  • Winchester 94 Lever Auction 30-30, sling # 3771851
  • Carbon Matrix compound bow
  • Diamond Back Venom Custom Recurve bow
  • Hoit Terminator compound bow
  • Colt 45 Auto Commander Series 80 pistol, two clips #CJ37069,
  • GP Wasr 7.62X39 Auto #15470
  • Bounty Hunter 22 Mag, (German)Revolver, 2 cylinders (22 & Mag), #22751
  • CVA Black Powder, Connecticut Valley Arms No visible Ser #
  • Colt Mod 1911 US Army 45 Cal., 2 clips, #401014
  • Bear Recurve bow
  • Hoit Compound Bow, lighted site, 5 arrows,
  • Other Recurve bows and miscellaneous
  • Daisy CO 300 BB gun


  • A very large inventory of ammunition for the above firearms.



  • Vibratory case cleaner
  • SKB roller gun case
  • Canvas for TeePee and other Rendezvous related items, crafts, knives , clothing etc
  • 100+ high quality name brand rod and real combos
  • Sever al stuffed tackle boxes had and soft sided.
  • Hundreds of quality lures as a well as tons of fishing gear
  • Blitzenburger Fletching tool
  • Reloading equipment
  • Metal and soft sided pistol cases
  • Several long gun sleeves and cases
  • Muddy safety harness, new plus other harness
  • Natural Gear snow camo outfit
  • Scent Master cabinet
  • Scent hiding products
  • Camo and Hunter Orange clothes and material
  • Soft and hard sided bow cases
  • Bass Pro suspender Gortex fishing pants
  • Several good hunting back and fanny packs
  • Roller duffel bag
  • Cannon large gun safe with digital lock
  • Tree stands and climbing sticks
  • Large game knife set w/cutting board
  • CRB Custom Rod Builder with stand, cabinet and supplies
  • Several quality game cameras and locking boxes
  • Aqua View Scout Underwater camera


  • Gibson “Michael Kelly” 6 string double pickup guitar with case #T00599 w/case
  • Gibson “Les Paul 6 string Black double pickup guitar #002380674 w/case
  • Alvarez Artist Hand made acoustic Model 56663 #910138
  • Fender “Telecaster 6 sting guitar, double pickup #MX13329315
  • “Michael Kelly” Double Pickup 6 string guitar, #04050145
  • Fender Telecaster single pickup, #MX16750950
  • 2 Silvertone guitar stands
  • Fender Fornt Man 15G amplifier Ser # missing
  • Fender Champion 100 Amp #CGPL15013254
  • Behringer Vampire Amplifier #NO510548143
  • POD XT Live Controler
  • Other assorted music related items.


  • Canon EOS 20D Digital w/58mm lens
  • Canon eF-S 55-250 mm telescopic lens
  • Canon Ultrasonic ET-82C telescopic lens
  • Canon 35 mm EOS5 with 3 lenses, 70-210, 35 mm & Samegon 72 mm
  • Plus lots of camera related items, lenses etc.


  • GE glass top range, nice
  • Leather sofa and matching chair
  • Wooden rocker
  • Near new Queen Size oak bed with matching chest and dresser
  • Leather jacket
  • Beam wildlife decanters
  • Cast Iron cook ware
  • Bow Flex exercise machine
  • Wild Life prints including Redlin
  • Other household and related items


  • Triple stack tool chest
  • Lots of named brand tools
  • Roller stands
  • Makita Biscuit cutter
  • Roller stool
  • Set of Hogan golf clubs
  • Collector buckles, Nebraska Fire Fighters and others
  • Meat stuffer & mixer
  • Bridles, bits and horse items
  • Sun Tune-up Testing kit, like new
  • Remington Stud Gun
  • Tool Shop upright band saw
  • Floor standing drill prfess
  • Large shop anvil
  • NAPA 3T floor jack
  • Electric welder
  • Antique forge
  • Campbell Hausfeld Pro 140 wire welder
  • Rotary belt and circular sander
  • Bar and spring clamps
  • Wheel barrow
  • Wrench sets and miscellaneous hand and power tools
  • Craftsman cutting tools
  • Paint guns
  • Router and table
  • Shop creeper
  • Reciprocating saw
  • ATV rack
  • Yard and garden tools
  • Power Kraft Radial Arm Saw


Personal Property Auction Terms-Cash, check, Visa or Master Card day of auction with ID. Everything sells in as is condition, no warranty or guarantees implied. Absolutely no returns of merchandise for any reason. Auctioneers and sellers not responsible for accidents, lost or stolen items. A 4% administration fee will be charged on all purchases. (Fee waived for cash payment day of sale.)

All Odometer or Hour Meter readings reflect readings as of the date of inspection and are not guaranteed. Please make your own inspections.

FIREARMS NOTE: It is the policy of Ruhter Auction & Realty, Inc. that we sell firearms only to persons who either have in their possession a Nebraska Handgun Permit, a Nebraska Concealed Carry Permit or a valid Federal Firearms License the day of the auction. Absolutely no exceptions!

Estate of William (Bill) Vaughan, Seller

Mary Vaughan, Personal Representative


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