KJAN Trading Post

Listen each weekday at 10:15 am and 2:15 pm for “TRADING POST” on AM 1220/FM 101.1, KJAN!

Trading Post rules: limit 3 items per call (any combination of buy, sell, trade, rent or giveaway), we will not accept items that are being sold as part of a regular business venture. Please let us know if you have sold your item or found what you were looking for so we can mark it appropriately.

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November 29th, 2021 by Jim Field

FREE: Nordic Track recumbent bike. 249-6774. GONE!

FOR SALE: TV antenna signal tuner, king brand SL1000 brand new in unopened package $30. 712-250-1005. SOLD!

FOR SALE: TV /Console table. Can be used in any room as an accent piece or for your tv. Two bifold doors open up to 3 shelves for great storage. This is a solid piece of furniture  43”W, 39”H, 14”D.  Asking $310; Danby Wine Cooler.  It has a blue light and multiple shelving for all your favorite wines. 17 1/2”W, 31 1/2”H, 18”D. Asking $165;  3’ Black & Gold Christmas tree. Asking $25. If interested please call 712-249-2823.

FOR SALE: Nordic Track exercise machine. Excellent shape. $200. Call 712-268-2609.

FOR SALE: Kirby vacuum with all the attachments. Will sell cheap to anyone interested. Call 712-243-4619.

FOR SALE: Used GM 350 TBI Engine. Needs head gasket replaced, rebuild. $250 OBO. Call 715-718-6180. SOLD

FOR SALE: Firewood, split, delivered and stacked. 712-420-3016.

INDOOR SALE: Christmas items and more, Friday, December 3rd from 8 am – 7 pm at Cherry Hill Apartments building #1, Apt #2.

FOR SALE:  Elliptical …treadmill… Sit bicycle, $20 takes all, older equipment, will need cleaning, but works, heavy duty.  Also, Manger and figurines Nativity set, $75.  And, a 28″ x 22″ print, $25.  And, a picnic basket for $5.  Call 712-249-7173. SOLD!

FREE:  to a good home…..a 6 year old gray and white female kitty.front declawed and spayed.  Need to find a home as she was my Moms cat and she passed away and my cats pick on her too much.  There is no place to take her and don’t want her to be outside for many reasons besides the claws.  We also have Mother and 6 kittens. 3 are about 7  months old and the other 3 are
7 weeks old. All are a sandy color. The older ones are fixed and had there rabie shots..1 female and 2 males and they love to play and be held too.  We have 3 orange kitties that need a good home also.  They also were my mom’s cats too. 2 are declawed and one isn’t. all had shots  3 months ago.  Please help as we are caring for 25 cats and can’t keep them all.  712-254-3267.

FOR SALE: 6′ blade that hooks to a 3-point tractor hitch. $250 OBO. Call 712-249-8225.

FOR SALE:  Coors beer sign.  Dated 1987.  18” x 27” with mirrored background.  $20 OBO.  712-250-0266.

FOR SALE:  Glittery tree and three Santas. Take all for $20.  Call or text 249-1994.

FOR SALE:  Two small trees with lights and 44 ornaments.  Take all for $15.  Call or text 249-1994.

FOR SALE:  Collection of vintage Playboy magazines from the Mid 1960’s to 1980’s. Good shape. $75. SOLD Also, 43″ LG flatscreen TV, works fine, $80. Call 712-304-4998 in Hamlin.

FOR SALE:  Just in time for Christmas!!!! Ninja processor/blender, 2 functions, 1 base, 1200 watt. New, never used, never out of the box. $125.00 cash only.  A complete basketball hoop and stand, New, never used, never out of box. A great Christmas present for the family to enjoy. $125.00 cash only.  A nice heavy table would be a nice addition to anyone’s living room. Only $60.00 cash only.  Not to late to be thinking about spring to enjoy riding a 2003 Honda VTX Motorcycle, 1800 cc, excellent condition, 13,195 miles, new battery, shaft drive, cobra pipes, highway peds, large saddle bags, a rack on the back, large windshield, 3 storage pouches, a nice comfortable seat with a back rest for the passenger, and good tires. Always in garage. $5550.00 cash only.  Call or text 701-240-8190 (Don’t let the phone number fool you, I am in Atlantic).



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November 22nd, 2021 by Chris Parks

WANTED: a small cat carrier. 712-254-0217. FOUND!

FOR SALE: Airens 40″ cut, 16 hp Kohler engine, zero turn mower, good shape. $800; FREE: old rear projection tv 712-243-4914.

FOR SALE: Women’s faux black leather jacket size xl, has been worn a few times, can bring to Atlantic. $20 obo. 712-254-0917

FOR SALE:  1 year old Luverne deer guard. The deer grill guard was on a 2019 Colorado Pick Up LT package.  The deer grill guard model number is 341513 and mount package is 341510. This deer grill guard will fit 2015-2020 Colorado Pick Ups.  Price is $300 and looks like new. We will talk on price.  Please contact 712-370-0874 in Red Oak, IA.

FREE: Furniture items in very good condition. Brown leather rocker, antique floor lamp, end table, complete full size bed and mattress, 2 chest of drawers. Would like whoever takes them to take all items. Call 712-243-3350. GONE!

WANTED: Looking for a large tarp. Call 712-250-1418.

WANTED: Looking to buy a car trailer. Call 712-420-3016.

FOR SALE: White hanging shelf. 3 shelves. 26”W, 32”H, 7.5”D. $25. If interested please call 712-249-2823.

FOR SALE: Hercules safe built by Meilink. Very good condition, functional, and fire resistant. This is a combination safe. Outer dimensions are 22″ H 16″1/2 W  22″3/4 L. $300.00 obo. 712-249-6700

FOR SALE: Stihl chainsaw with a 20 inch bar. Runs great, need the money. Asking $250. Call Tim at 712 249 9242 and please leave a voice mail.


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November 15th, 2021 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 7′ youth pool table with all the accessories $50; Yamaha acustic guitar with case and extras $150; Tyler Mountain 5 string banjo with on board electrics and new hardshell case $400. Prices firm, cash only. 712-243-2408, leave a message.

FOR SALE: 1) Collection of vintage Playboy magazines from the Mid 1960’s to 1980’s. Good shape. $75. 2) 43″ LG flatscreen TV, works fine, $80. Call 712-304-4998 in Hamlin.

WANTED: Arrowheads and Indian artifacts. 402-981-3554.

WANTED:  Looking for gas dryer… Please call Dani at (712)340-3635.

FOR SALE: Brother electronic typewriter AX24. Like new condition, works well. Automatic word spell, comes with 1 new black ribbon. Call 712-268-2609 or 712-304-7989.

FREE:  Oak entertainment center. Please call (712) 249-5286.  GONE!

WANTED:  a heated lift chair in good working order.  Call 605-651-3134 or 712-769-2426.

WANTED: used lift chair. 712-784-3334 in Walnut.

FOR SALE:  two table top Christmas trees, fully decorated with ornaments and lights, two wreaths and matching strands of greenery. Take it all for $20. Call 712-249-1994 and leave a message.

FOR SALE:  Solid oak kitchen table.  60”x 42” expands to 96” with 3-12 inch leaves,  3 years old – like new condition.  $375. Can deliver in Atlantic.  712-250-0266.  SOLD!



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November 8th, 2021 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: 2 pickup toppers. Red in color. 1 came off a Chevy and the other off a Ford. Fit an 8′ box. $300 each OBO. Call 712-250-0788.

FOR SALE: 50″ HD rear projection TV $40. 243-4914

FOR SALE:  Amana dish washer off white in excellent condition very quiet. $40.00 OBO.  Ph. 712-254-6842.  SOLD!

WANTED: Yard help for a couple of days in Atlantic. 249-8750.

FOR SALE:  Boys clothing: 3 heavy weight sweaters, medium; 30X30/32 4 jeans, 2 dress black slacks, 2 khaki pants. all in excellent condition $20 for all or separate, best offer. 712-249-5534. SOLD!

FOR SALE:  GE electric range smooth top self cleaning oven bisque color and matching microwave.  Both in excellent condition. Also, a Amana dish washer, bisque color, very quite excellent condition.  All 3 for $100.00.  Ph: 712 249 0947  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Price reduced. $110. 40” Sony Bravia LCD TV. Works well. We are upsizing, but still using this TV at this time. You may make an appointment to see it. It will be available for you to take after November 17th. 712-243-2444.  SOLD!


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November 1st, 2021 by Jim Field

FOR SALE: Two 5 gallon buckets of hedge apples. $5 each. Call 712-769-2387.

FOR SALE:  Solid oak table hand made, like new.  Purchased from Devries Woodcrafters in Earlham just a few years ago.  42″ x 60″ with three 18 inch leaves that store underneath the table. Easy, one person access to the leaves.  Chairs excluded.  $395 OBO.  712-249-3501.

FOR SALE:  Whirlpool Electric Range with self-clean oven.  Was in daily use until disconnected.  $30 Cash.  243-9782 If no answer, please leave message.  SOLD!

FOR SALE: 8’x12′ tilt-trailer. Factory made unit. $500. Call 712-243-4914.

FOR SALE:  Downsizing to an apartment and have several household furniture items (sofas, recliners, TV’s, etc.) for sale.  Also, have a set of Atlantic High School Javelin yearbooks from 1946 through the mid-1980’s at a reasonable price.  Call 712-250-4021 in Atlantic.

FOR SALE:  Men’s clothing:  5 pair of jeans 38″ x 34″, 2 pair of jeans 38″ x 30″ and one pair 40″ x 32″.  2 sweaters/sweat pants, black & gray in size XL-XXL.  Fleece-lined hooded jacket size XL.  Brand new New Balance athletic shoes, gray, never been worn, size 14 4E.  Make an offer on any of these.  Call 712-563-4172. SOLD!

WANTED: 1 smaller bucket seat from a smaller car in good shape. 712-769-2557, leave message if no answer.

FOR SALE: Firewood, split, delivered and stacked. 712-420-3016.

FREE:  Black walnuts on the ground, Lyman 712 789-9782.

FOR SALE:  Buckeye Pottery Co. 5 Gallon crock, Redwing 3 gallon crock.  Both in very good condition.  $50 OBO each.  712-250-0266.

FOR SALE:  a Larson 36″ x 80″ steel front entrance door.  Includes frame.  Brand new (bought the wrong size) and paid $280.  Would like $225.  Call 712-249-0900.

FOR SALE:  Miniature cast iron cook stove $5. SOLD!  Ceramic Angels $2 each all for $30.  Located in Stuart, will meet in Atlantic.  515-523-1350.

FOR SALE:  40 inch Sony Bravia LCD flat screen television.  Works fine, we are upsizing.   You can view before purchase while it is still in use.  You may take possession after November 17th.  712-243-2444 .  $125.

FREE: 2 light up plastic Halloween decorations. A witch and a ghost. Sitting at end of driveway at 1200 Roosevelt Dr. in Atlantic. GONE!


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October 25th, 2021 by Jim Field

WANTED:  Looking for an small house broken female dog. Either for sale or free. Prefer a female miniature poodle but willing to accept any breed as long as it’s a female and house broken.
May contact me at 712-249-8227.  Or email me at

FOR SALE:  Werner 16 ft aluminum extension ladder, Like new, $75 OBO cash.  Call 712-250-0266.

WANTED: Chimney sweeper. Call 712-249-0233.

FOR SALE: 1947 Ford-Ferguson Tractor with blade and bush hog. $3,000 OBO. Would be willing to sell items separately. Call 712-249-0233.

FREE: Black walnuts on the ground north of Atlantic. Call 712-249-0233.

FREE:  2 Kittens 4-5 months old.  Both are litter box trained.  They are indoor outdoor cats.  Both are males.  They can be taken together or we can separate.  They have been raised around lots of little children and are very kind to them.  They do not mind dogs.  Orange Tabby who is very playful. A good mouser!  Finds snakes, frogs, moles etc.  This cat has a very great personality.  Black and White who is a great lazy cat.  Loves to cuddle and be right with you.  Very sweet friend.  We are getting rid of them due to some personal needs. If you take them both they will come with litter, litter box, and food.  (661) 361-3147 pick up in Atlantic.  FOUND HOMES!

WANTED: Used wheelchair. Call 712-243-2493.

WANTED:  Windfall apples (that have fallen from the tree) and large walnuts.  Call 712-250-1418.

FOR SALE:  a 15 cubic ft freezer for $100.  Call 712-250-1418. SOLD!

FOR SALE:  12” DeWalt Compound Miter Saw.  Brand new, never used.  $150 obo cash.  Call 712-250-0266.  SOLD!

FOR SALE:  Vintage secretary desk $50.  712-249-7173.

FOR SALE:  2-identical light fixtures. Measuring 26” across. Asking $30 each. If interested please call 712-249-2823.  SOLD!



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October 18th, 2021 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  Kerosene heater $50.  712-249-7173.

FOR SALE:  End table, $40. Call Tim at 712-249-9242.

WANTED: Riding mowers and snow blowers in need of repair, for a project. Call 712-249-6835 (In Atlantic).

FOR SALE:  a NordicTrack exercise machine, works the legs and arms.  Asking $200.  Call 712-268-2609.

FOR SALE: 1) Circa 1930’s Antique Parlor Chair with wooden arms, legs, upholstered back and seat. Refinished. $50. 2) Vintage 1965 Cosco brand chrome kids high chair. Great condition. $40. 3) Army canteen knife, dated 1918. Fair condition. $15. 4) Circa 1930’s beautiful pulled thread table cloth. Approximately 76″ x 84″ Very intricate design. $100. Call 712-674-3369 in Dow City.

FOR SALE: Ink cartridge for a Canon 240XL printer. Bought the wrong cartridge and can’t return. Paid $25, asking $15. Call 712-243-1402.

FOR SALE: Apple I-pad, 32 GB, 6th generation, wi-fi, with keyboard and accessories, brand new! $200. 712-249-5995. SOLD

FOR SALE: Hoyer people lift, in good condition. $150. 712-249-9132.

FOR SALE:  Vintage folding rocking chair.  $100.  712-249-7173.

FOR SALE:  small square Cornstalk bales in Anita $4.00 each.  Call Jim 712-249-8972.

FREE:  to good homes:  3 – 5 MONTH OLD KITTENS…1 female and 2 males, will be neutering the males next week and also shots. Female is already spayed, all are a sandy color.  Still have a female that is declawed and spayed that needs a good home without other kitties.  712-254-3267.

FOR SALE:  Small square alfalfa bales, 2nd and 3rd cutting, asking $7/bale.  Small corn stalk bales, dry, $4/bale.  Large round corn stalk bales, dry, good and solid, asking $40/bale.  Call 712-249-5160.

WANTED:  A quarter beef for a reasonable price.  Call 712-769-2557.

FOR SALE:  Home Office for home or office- Desk, Filing Cabinet, Shelf, along with Chair, Great condition, Must pick up in Atlantic/ No holds/ Cash only, $315.00 for all Desk Items.  Piano- Free/ Must Pick up in Atlantic/ No holds/ Cash Only.  Brand New Schwin Exercise Bike- Get fit this Winter, Must pick up in Atlantic/ No holds/ Cash Only, Deal of the Week- $175.00 (Purchased for $600 less than 1 year ago).  Vintage John Deere 3-Speed Bike, Must pick up in Atlantic/ No holds/ Cash Only, $140.  Vintage Schwinn Bike, Must pick up in Atlantic/ No holds/ Cash Only, $140.  Call or Text 515-865-2533.

FOR SALE:  Christmas Decor: decorate your home, an elderly friend’s home or room at the nursing home for cheap!  6 foot artificial Christmas tree; only used once; $20.  Shutter; used to display Christmas cards; $5.  2 tabletop trees with lights. Nice for kitchen window or friends in nursing home; $3 each or $5 for both.  Small embroidered pillow; $2.  Shiny tabletop tree; 18 inches tall; $3.  3-piece stackable snowman; 3 feet tall; $10.  Wreath; $3.  Tree skirt; $3.  Plastic holiday tablecloths; rectangular; 2 per pack; $1 per pack.  Misc small Christmas items: silver tree $1; birdhouse 50 cents; Santa 50 cents; snowman, 50 cents; book 50 cents; 4 coasters $1.  All available in Atlantic. Prompt pickup. Cash only. No holds.  Call 712-249-0009.
FOR SALE:  I have several live box traps for sale.  Don’t need them any more.  $38.00 each.  712-304-1903 (Cell) or 712-773-2117 (Home) leave message.  In Kimballton.


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October 11th, 2021 by admin

LOST: White cat with blue eyes and some tan markings. Lost near Highland Addition in Atlantic. Was having a tough time walking due to injuries. If found call 712-254-3267.  FOUND!

FREE:  3 rocking chairs, 2 wooden and 1 ladies recliner.  Call 515-523-1742 in Stuart.

FOR SALE:  2000 Buick LeSabre, not street ready but has 4 almost new tires.  Asking $350.  Call 515-523-1742 in Stuart.

FREE:  2 Rain Barrels. Kept in shed, but need to be cleaned. In Atlantic. 712-389-4321.  CLAIMED!

HOUSEHOLD SALE:  Saturday, October 16 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at 101 East 13th St., Atlantic.

WANTED:  A queen size bed frame.  Call 712-254-9115 or 712-254-6609.

FOR SALE:  30 Red Sex Link laying hens, 1 ½ to 2 years old.  9 California White laying hens, 1 ½ years old.  $ 4.00 each.   Take all or any amount.  712-250-0311.

FOR SALE:  RCA portable DVD player for vehicles. Comes with straps and cables. Used once. $30.  Klipsch Ipod Speaker dock. Sounds great, barely used. $15.  712-250-0266.

WANTED:  Treadle sewing machine, call 712-249-3816.

WANTED: Looking for 1 or 2 13″ rims with a 4 bolt pattern. Call 712-249-8225.

FOR SALE: 1947 Ford-Ferguson Tractor. Selling package with blade and bush-hog for $3,000. Would be willing to sell separately as well. Call 712-249-8225.

FOR SALE: 2 floor lamps, 3 way, about 5 ft tall, brushed bronze. $10 each. 712-268-2609. SOLD!

FOR SALE: Firewood. Split, delivered and stacked. 712-420-3016.

FOR SALE:  2-identical light fixtures. Measuring 26” across. Asking $30 each. If interested please call 712-249-2823.

FOR SALE: 2 each of Bridgestone and Grandtour LS 225/60R/16, under 500; 4 chrome rims – MG brand, 17×17, $100 each. 712-268-5448 or 712-304-7966.


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October 4th, 2021 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  Two 15” 6-lug wheel and tire. Near new: make offer.  Two International wheel weights: $35.00.  Two axle extension for Case IH 2388 combine:  make offer.  6-row down-corn rail: $500.00.  Chaff spreader for Case IH, combine: make offer.  Heavy duty 3-point bail mover (4ft forks): make offer.  110 gallon pickup fuel tank, 12 volt with auto shutoff nozzle: $200.00.  6 assorted Sioux hog panels/gates: make offer.  Mirafount hog water fountain: make offer.  Call Duane at (712)249-1582.

FOUND:  If you are missing this cat, call 712-254-3267.  He’s been coming to my house everyday to eat.  Super friendly and lonely.

FOR SALE: color TV w/VCR player & rewinder, 2 VCR/DVD cabinets and 30-40 movies, will deliver in Atlantic $25; 7 ft pool table with all accessories $60; 16 new 8 1/2 x 11 document frames $12. 712-243-2408, leave a message.

FREE:  to a good home preferably with NO small kids.  A grey and white striped female cat.  Her caretaker passed away and she needs a good home.  She is a people person and doesn’t care for other cats.  She is declawed and spayed and is about 7 years old.  712-254-3267.

GARAGE SALE: 1309 Whitepole Rd. Anita: Fri 10/8 4pm-6pm & Sat 10/9 9am-??  Bow hunting gear, bows, tree stand, porter cable battery tool set, live traps, home decor, fish tank, Christmas tree, kids books, brand new tux, much more!

FOR SALE:  side-by-side 4 drawer filing cabinets (8 drawers total), asking $45.  A picnic table for $10.  And, a pair of doors, one exterior and one interior, 32″ and 30″, asking $10 for the exterior door and $5 for the interior door.  Call 712-243-5447.

FOR SALE:  Gun Safe (Brand name- Stack on), excellent condition, holds up to 40 guns, and comes with two keys just in case you forget the code. Must move by Thursday evening.  $600.00 cash, if interested call or text 701-240-8190. (Marshalltown, Iowa).

FOR SALE:  Cedar end table. Hand made really unique one of a kind. Asking $50 for it. Call me twice in a row so I’ll know your phone number isn’t an unwanted call. Call 712 249 9242.


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September 27th, 2021 by Jim Field

FOR SALE:  Wicker sun room furniture. Two chairs, loveseat, ottoman, reversible cushions and matching pillows.  Includes one never used coordinated window panel. Pier 1 Imports!  Perfect condition, used lightly, asking $450.00. Call or text Kurt at 712 249 0186. Please leave a message SOLD!

FOR SALE: over 100 cookbooks dating from the 1800’s – 1960’s, $2 each; 1,000 baseball cards $50. 712-243-4914.

WANTED:  Someone to wash windows. They are 3 yrs. old and most can be done inside house. There are 2 larger ones will be inside and out. Will pay you cash for work. If no answer leave message will call you back.  Marlene Johnson, Harlan, IA.  712-744-3363.

FOR SALE:  Plant stand.  This item would sell for $400 on Amazon. Its an indoor outdoor plant stand with 6 tiers I’m taking offers above $100.  Call Tim at 712 249 9242.

FOUND:  If you are missing this cat, please call 712-249-5047. It’s at my friends house close to the Country Club.  I am still missing my gray, stubby tailed cat that is friendly with a notch in his ear.

WANTED: table top umbrella for outside, reasonably priced. 249-2591.

FOR SALE:  1). Antique corn popper from early 1900’s. $15. SOLD!  2). NEW umbrella clothesline from Home Depot. Still in box. Comes with an unopened bag of cement. $40.  3). Antique oval frame and glass. 21” x 14”. Over 100 years old. $15. SOLD!  4). Antique wicker doll buggy with corner windows and antique Effanbee doll. Doll is 14” tall. Prompt pickup. Cash only. In Atlantic. $70 each or $130 for both.  5). #6  Western Stoneware Co. crock from Monmouth, IL with handles in tact. Leaf and corn emblems. No chips or cracks. Reduced to $185.  6). 4 Antique baptism gowns and wedding garment. Over 100 years old. $5.00 each.  7). Antique table. $15.  8). 3 old cameras. $5 each.  Prompt pickup on all items. No holds. Cash only. Located in Atlantic. Call 712-249-0009. If no answer, please leave a message and I will call you back.

FOR SALE: color TV w/VCR player & rewinder, 2 VCR cabinets and 30-40 movies, will deliver in Atlantic $30; 7 ft pool table with all accessories $75; 16 new 8 1/2 x 11 document frames $15. 712-243-2408, leave a message.

FOR SALE:  Child’s metal folding table and chairs. Asking $25.00 Phone 712-249-2905 Exira.

FOR SALE:  Wicker doll buggy $25.00, Wooden doll high chair $10.00, Wooden rocking chair & $20.00.  Phone 712-249-2905 Exira.

WANTED: lift chair for a reasonable price. 243-1880.

MISSING:  I am missing my very tall big, dark striped male cat. He has a notch in his ear because he is neutered. He is friendly and named Goober. If found, please call 712-249-5047. FOUND!  I am also missing a gray stubby tailed cat that is friendly with a notch in his ear.

WANTED: Complete series of Adam 12; 40 channel CB radio (Connex brand, CX566SB) that is a mobile CB radio. 712-254-0414.

GARAGE SALE:  WALNUT, IA, 715 Antique City Dr.,Friday & Sat Oct., 1st & 2nd. 8am to 3pm. Estate sale including furniture, antiques, collectibles, clothing and miscellaneous.

FOR SALE: Queen Tempur-pedic bed, in good shape, no stains $500. Round outdoor table with 6 chairs, all metal – heavy, won’t blow away $200 obo. 712-249-5489.

FOR SALE:  Patio chairs, Swivel and rock, very comfortable.  Like new.  $75 for the pair.  Can deliver in Atlantic.  712-250-0266.  SOLD!

WANTED:  30 inch good used electric range. Ph. 712-254-6842.