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Morphy Auctions
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United States
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Date of the auction: 20.11.2019

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1¢ ENGLISH ROBINSON & CO. WIN A CIG TRADE STIMULATOR.

A wooden trade stimulator with the chance to win cigarettes. Takes an English 1¢, come with keys and a play ball. Nice condition with signs of moderate wear. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 20" x 7 - 1/2" x 32". Name Value Keys Yes

Lot #: 1061

Estimate: US$300 - US$600

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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CHICAGO COIN BASKETBALL CHAMP.

A fun basketball themed game made from 1947-1949 by Chicago Coin Machine Co. Players receive 15 balls for each coin played and squeeze the handle to make the basketball player figure toss balls into the net. In original unrestored condition, moderate wear is present to the finish with some missing

Lot #: 1062

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$5,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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10¢ UNITED SKY RAIDER ARCADE GAME.

Though there are two fire cannons, this game requires only one player. At the center of the cabinet is a rotating drum that contains a bright incandescent bulb. Fire the rocket-ships that fly through the drum until 100 shots are fired or until time runs out. The cannon guns recoil accompanied by

Lot #: 1063

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ GRAND SWEEPSTAKES HORSE RACE GAME ON LEGS.

This horserace game does not come up too often. In all-original patina with some plating loss to coin entry, with original winner indicator, nice clean playfield and original painted horses. A really nice example of this floor model horse race with a pay out component. Works and has key. Condition

Lot #: 1064

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ EVANS' TEN STRIKE ARCADE GAME.

This game was made in different variations which then produced three generations by H.C. Evans between 1939 to 1953 before it went out of business and the idea was bought out by Williams in 1957. For 5¢, patron is given 5 frames instead of the traditional 10. This game features a manikin bowler and

Lot #: 1065

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$12,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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RECREATION 1¢ MILLS NOVELTY CO. SUBMARINE LUNG TESTER.

A fantastic recreation of the Submarine Lung Tester, originally produced by Mills Novelty Company in 1904. Due to fear of Tuberculosis in the early part of the 20th Century, all lung test machines were outlawed and the majority were destroyed, leaving little trace of their popularity behind. With no

Lot #: 1066

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$20,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ MUTOSCOPE K.O. CHAMP BOXING ARCADE GAME.

Excellent original example with all original graphics. Fun machine painted in bright red and mustard yellow with "Its A Knockout!" on each side. Contains three figural characters; a referee, a boxer in red shorts, and a boxer in blue shorts. The black button raises which ever boxer was knocked down

Lot #: 1067

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$12,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ GOTTLIEB & CO. BOWLETTE BOWLING ARCADE GAME.

This shuffle board style bowling game was made by Gottlieb in 1950. Players slide pucks beneath the lighted bowling pins display, and the lights are turned off as the pins are "knocked down". Some wear is present but this machine retains most of its restored beauty. Keys are provided. This is not a

Lot #: 1068

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$5,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ CHICAGO COIN BASKETBALL CHAMP.

A fun basketball themed game made from 1947-1949 by Chicago Coin Machine Co. Players receive 15 balls for each coin played and squeeze the handle to make the basketball player figure toss those balls into the net. In original unrestored condition, Significant wear is present to the finish with some

Lot #: 1069

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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BALLY USA "SPEED QUEEN" SPEED BOAT KIDDIE RIDE.

A fully restored kiddie speed boat ride by Bally USA. Site of the art electronic controller and has sound. Works wonderfully. Great detail and function to this seldom seen kiddie ride. Restored but without key. Condition: (Restored). Item Dimensions: 36" x 68" x 28". Name Value Keys No

Lot #: 1070

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ KEENEY & SONS "SUPERIOR POOL" TABLETOP GAME.

A great example of a countertop pool game produced by Superior Confection with Keeney and Sons, Inc., circa 1931. The game is played by pulling back the plunger to shoot balls into slots marked by letters that spell out "POOL". A very nice original machine with new inset paint. Working and with key

Lot #: 1071

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ BUDDHA TELLS YOUR FORTUNE ARCADE MACHINE.

Crudely built and unusual Buddha fortune teller in oak cabinet. 1¢ operation and complete with some fortune cards. Unrestored condition and operative. With key. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 67" x 22" x 13". Name Value Keys Yes

Lot #: 1072

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ AD-LEE NOVELTY CRYSTAL GAZER FORTUNE DICE GAME.

This countertop arcade amusement dice machine is in great working order and appears to be in original condition. Possible replaced milk glass globe lights up upon connection to power and dice oscillate upon coin insertion. Metal case shows replaced crinkle finish paint with minor wear. Circa 1931

Lot #: 1073

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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25¢ WILLIAMS SPACE PILOT ARCADE GAME.

A fun game to play, this Williams Space Pilot is in restored condition. Restored by Bill Heatherly. One quarter operation and the player gets to pilot a US Space Craft through fictional space. Machine works perfectly. No key is present. Condition: (Restored). Item Dimensions: 70" x 31" x 40". Name

Lot #: 1074

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ MILL'S NOVELTY LITTLE PERFECTION OAK TRADE STIMULATOR

Original Mills Oak "Little Perfection" cigar trade stimulator with original marquee, award card, original red strips and back door retains a partial decal. Has key but does not open back door. Works great. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 15 - 3/4" x 11 - 3/4" x 9 - 1/2

Lot #: 1075

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,500

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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BALLY MIKE AND IKE DOUBLE PINBALL GAME.

Very nice example of this Bally double pinball non-mechanical pinball game. Labeled Mike and Ike. Wood playfield is bright with signs of minimal wear. Counter top version. No Key. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 8 - 3/8" x 24 - 1/2" x 25 - 1/2". Name Value Keys No

Lot #: 1076

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,600

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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LOT OF 2: ESCO "PLAY BALL" & SILVER KING "THE TARGET".

A nice pair of counter top games of skill. The first is a not often seen Exhibit Supply Company baseball game called "Play Ball". This example is all-original with a great look and patina. The playfield shows some signs of light fading but works and has key. The second is a cast-iron target practice

Lot #: 1077

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,500

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ "SCOOP" WOOD RAIL MECHANICAL PINBALL GAME.

A wonderful playing mechanical pinball called "The scoop" double score pinball. Excellent original example showing little use or play. With original optional stand and keys. Condition: (Excellent). Item Dimensions: 40" x 18" x 36". Name Value Keys Yes

Lot #: 1078

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,600

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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NEW CENTURY WOOD RAIL PINBALL MACHINE.

A fantastic wood rail pinball machine called "New Century". Wonderful graphics and in outstanding original condition. Untested with keys. Condition: (Excellent). Item Dimensions: 10" x 16 - 1/2" x 35". Name Value Keys No

Lot #: 1079

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,500

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ STAR VENDING MACHINE CO. TARGET PRACTICE.

All-original Star Vending target practice in original aged patina, original marquee and working with keys. Very little wear and use. Small nick in the oak base. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 19" x 22" x 9 - 1/2

Lot #: 1080

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,400

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ KEENY AND SONS STEEPLECHASE ARCADE GAME.

This is a counter top arcade machine manufactured by Keeney and Sons, Inc. in 1935. It is housed in a dark oak cabinet and has a very clean interior with minor scratches around the wood. It contains six multi-colored balls. Insert a coin and lift the lever to raise the balls, then watch them race

Lot #: 1081

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,200

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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LOT OF 2: 1¢ GROETCHEN "MERCURY" & 5¢ DAVAL "FREE PLAY" TRADE STIMULATORS.

A pair of counter top trade stimulators. The first is a Groetchen Tool Co. "Mercury" New crinkle paint with original reel strips and award plate. Working with key. The second is a 5¢ Daval "Free-Play" circa 1946. This trade stimulator offered players "Good Luck Combinations" that would earn them

Lot #: 1082

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,200

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ FIELD MANUFACTURING CO "GOLDEN COMET".

Very nice counter game of skill by Field Mfg. Co.called the "Golden Comet". Very nice original condition, wood case and play field showing little wear. Working and with key. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 8 - /8 x 16 - 3/8" x 25 - 1/2". Name Value Keys Yes

Lot #: 1083

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,200

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ MOON SHOT VENDING MACHINE.

Seldom seen "Moon Shot" vending machine in 5¢ operation. With new paint and original instruction labels. Works and with keys. Condition: (Restored). Item Dimensions: 50" x 22" x 22". Name Value Keys No

Lot #: 1084

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,200

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ EXHIBIT SUPPLY CO.'S EXTREMELY UNUSUAL VACCUMATIC CARD VENDOR.

A tabletop card vendor manufactured by Exhibit Supply Co. in 1950 to 1959, with a very different card dispensing system using a vacuum arm to pick and dispense the cards. Featuring a variety of picture cards, titled the "Bikini Bathers" with a display of the different cards a patron may receive

Lot #: 1085

Estimate: US$500 - US$1,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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EXHIBIT SUPPLY COMPANY IRON CLAW DIGGER.

Counter top version of the Exhibit Supply Co. Digger in an oak case. Unrestored, without a marquee and not working. No keys. Condition: (Good). Item Dimensions: 39" x 22" x 22 - 1/4

Lot #: 1086

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,200

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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1¢ DAVAL MANUFACTURING "MEXICAN BASEBALL" COUNTER GAME.

This two player amusement machine offers two levers on the front of the cabinet, each for the player to send a metal ball through the play field into one of the lower columns. Excellent original condition with near mint play field and signs of little wear. Has key. Condition: (Excellent). Item

Lot #: 1087

Estimate: US$500 - US$1,000

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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FOLK ART WOODEN GAME WHEEL.

This is a great gaming wheel made out of an early wooden bicycle rim. It has a great age cracked surface with strong red and and aged yellow colors. There is some general wear with some paint loss around the edge and some marks on the surface. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 38" x 38" x 2

Lot #: 1088

Estimate: US$400 - US$800

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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5¢ GENCO WHIZZ SKILL GAME.

This counter top skill game by Genco is in excellent original condition. Great graphics in bright color, original finish cabinet and works well. Has key. Condition: (Excellent). Item Dimensions: 24 - 3/4" x 18" x 16". Name Value Keys Yes

Lot #: 1089

Estimate: US$400 - US$800

Date: 20 Nov 2019

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MINIATURE COIN OPERATED POOL TABLE WITH COVER AND SUPPLIES.

Child size coin operated pool table with all the supplies and a cover. Early vintage in original patina. Balls are used and a little faded. Comes with two cues. Working. Condition: (Very Good). Item Dimensions: 32 - 1/2" x 24" x 40". Name Value Keys Yes

Lot #: 1090

Estimate: US$400 - US$800

Date: 20 Nov 2019