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WESTERN FURNITURE - Rustic Oak Rocking Chair, with fabric covered cushions contributed by Freed’s Fine Furnishings, a long time supporter of our auction. This beautiful and comfortable chair will enhance any setting.
LADIES UNIQUE WESTERN NECKLACE  -  A striking necklace for a very lucky lady. Contributed by Maynard Buckles, designed by Navajo Silversmith Tommy Singer and crafted by S & R Singer. This Apple Coral, Black Onyx and Sterling Silver necklace is exceptional.
MENS STS LEATHER JACKET - Handsome genuine full grain hand-distressed leather Classic Western Cut Jacket w/#10 antique brass YKK hardware contributed by Cliff & Chris Crago w/optional BHSSF Logo. Exceptional jacket that will enhance any wardrobe.
LADIES STS LEATHER JACKET - Beautiful lightweight full grain leather tapered jacket w/buckle waist accents (YKK hardware) and zippered cuffs contributed by STS Ranchwear. This jacket also has the option of a BHSSF Logo. Beautiful addition to any wardrobe.
HANDCRAFTED TOOLED SADDLE - Incredible offering by BC Leather & Saddlery of this Rancher Style, 15 1/2" seat saddle. Saddle, as shown, is available in larger seat size, with a 10-12 month lead time. Contact Bruce Blair (605-490-2418) for particulars. This is truly an opportunity of a lifetime.
TONY LAMA BOOTS - Men’s “Chocolate Century” Tony Lama Black Label Boots offered by Tony Lama and Hills Outfitters. 13” Cognac Thunder Top with Chocolate Century foot, medium square toe and western dress heel. Just the item for stepping out at the Stock Show.
TONY LAMA BOOTS - Ladies’ “Red Baja 100% Vaquero” Tony Lama Signature Boots offered by Tony Lama and Hills Outfitters. 15” Red Vaquero boot with medium square toe and a dress heel. Beautiful and Tony Lama’s most recent release.
HEREFORD BRED HEIFER - Don't miss out on an outstanding commercial Hereford bred heifer. This female was exposed to a low birth weight calving ease black angus bull June 6th. The overall shape and dimension she acquires makes her a great asset to any herd. Generously donated by Cane Creek Cattle Company.
BHSSF 2016 SILVER BUCKLE - This handcrafted engraved sterling silver Trophy Style Buckle is enhanced with gold filigree and emerald stone jewels, and contributed by Montana Silversmiths of Columbus, MT. The Buckle is a 1 of 1 issue and is presented in an exceptional trophy display case. “LAST OPPORTUNITY ON THIS BUCKLE SERIES.”
ED LAWRENCE SPURS - As always, incredible single mounted spurs w/high relief silver filigree, 1" rowels and tooled strap stamped with BHSSF 2016. Beautiful offering by the incomparable Ed Lawrence. Contributed by Marty Rypkema.
HANDTOOLED HANDBAG - Exceptional original condition handcrafted 1997 Commemorative Handbag w/handcrafted silver and gold hardware is contributed by Ramona Bradeen Flaig and was originally purchased at the 1997 Stockman’s Auction.

PISTOL, HOLSTER & AMMO - 4th “BHSSF” Commemorative Firearm, from Benelli/Stoeger Ind. The pistol is an authentic Uberti replica of the S. A. Schofield 1875 Top Break No. 3 – 2nd Model .45 Colt 7” Revolver with A-Grade walnut grips. The Revolver is fully engraved by A&A Engraving. Jack Gully of K-J Leathers has provided the handcrafted belted holster and the ammo is provided by Black Hills Ammunition. Jessie James and Wild Bill Hickok saw the Top Break’s fast reloading capability as a distinct advantage in their line of work. An exceptional collectible with quite a history and quite a package.
CRAZY HORSE GIFT BASKET - This beautiful offering from Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation not only includes a “piece of the rock” from blasting the Horse’s nose area with drill marks and embedded drill steel (“Hard as a rock, but not to be taken for granite”) but an incredible gift basket including books, DVD, Carved Navajo Pottery and Gift Certificate for 4 people for Free admission and bus ride to the base of Crazy Horse Mountain, free return to Legends in Light Laser Show and complimentary lunch or dinner at the Laughing Water Restaurant. The Ziolkowski Family have been tremendous supporters of the BHSS Foundation since day 1.
LADIES HANDCRAFTED JEWELRY - This stunning and ever so unique sterling silver, genuine turquoise, blue tiger eye and smoky quartz 24” necklace is designed and crafted by Ildiko Wagoner of Roger Wagoner Designs. An incredible addition to any ladies jewelry collection. Beautiful and Valentine’s Day will soon be upon you.
MEN’S HANDCRAFTED JEWELRY - This incredible Man’s Ring is sterling silver w/10K gold enhancements and just a nod to Black Hills Gold. The enhancements are a bobcat claw, a spent .32 cal. cartridge and colt pistols designed and crafted by Roger Wagoner of Roger Wagoner Designs. This is a size 12 ring and Roger will resize it if needed.
“KOOL DEADWOOD NIGHTS”  Friday 26th August and Saturday August 27th Accommodations Package of 2 nights plus a $50 dining pass for Kool Deadwood Nights –at the headquarters: Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel, Casino and Event Center. What an exciting mini-vacation opportunity in the heart of Historic Deadwood. Contributed by Deadwood Mountain Grand.
HANDTOOLED PHOTO ALBUM - This exceptional hand tooled Photo Album crafted and contributed by M&R Enterprises is a memory keeper, "par excellance." The 2" x 12" x13" Album is beautifully tooled with a silver buckle set on the keeper plus the BHSSF logo stamped on the back side.
GUITAR Autographed by GEORGE STRAIT - This Copley CWA-20 Guitar has a spruce top, mahogany back & sides, rosewood fingerboard and bridge, nickel-plated machine heads with compensated saddle and, most importantly George Strait’s, yes, THAT George Strait’s autograph. The guitar is contributed by Wrangler.
ROPE HALTER w/TOOLED LEATHER NOSE BAND - Make that special horse in your stable feel like royalty with this Rope Halter sporting a Hand-Tooled Leather Nose Band, tooled and contributed by Rick Lemmel.
BHSSF HANDTOOLED LAMP - This handcrafted stirrup based lamp, crafted and contributed by Roy Grout, will provide an excellent item of décor to any den, office or living room.
20X EXTREME RODEO SHIRT2015.   This unique shirt, contributed by Sutton Rodeos, will be autographed by the top rated South Dakota 2015 High School Rodeo Season contestants participating in the 2016 20X High School Rodeo Showcase, on Sunday, January 31. Grandpa and Grandma step up to the step for this wonderful memento.
BHSSF 2016 BIT - BHSSF Silver Engraved Commemorative Bit – is contributed by Flat Creek Saddlery. The shanks and hobble are incredibly engraved silver with gold accents and the engraved copper spade bit make this an extraordinary item and a Stockman’s Auction favorite.
2015 NFR JACKET w/110+ CONTESTANT SIGNATURES - - This contestant autographed jacket contributed by the PRCA needs no description other than it is truly one-of-a-kind.
"REMEMBERING SCHOOL DAYS” ORIGINAL BRONZE - An original bronze created and contributed by Black Hills Sculptor Tony Chytka/One Horse Studio. The bronze is mounted on a wooden base and replicates “Big Brother” assisting “Little Sister” in the schoolyard.


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Black Hills Stock Show Foundation, Inc.
444 Mt. Rushmore Road North
Rapid City, SD 57701

Phone: 605-718-0810

The Black Hills Stock Show Foundation is a non-profit organization. As part of its mission of "Preserving The Legacy, Investing In The Future,"  the Foundation is dedicated to supporting youth in higher education and organizations, programs and projects that enhance services and education to the public.