An old timer reminisces about grain threshing days and a thresherman he knew in the early 1900s.
This photo is a copy of a copy. Original photowas taken September 8, 1908. The owner is Harry Baker of Red Lion,Pennsylvania and he is at extreme left. His father is sitting on thetractor wheel.
PHOTO: MILLARD WINTER
Which one is pulling the other two? Three very popular enginesof yesteryear, the 1-3-6 HP John Deere engines, all repaired,cleaned and painted complete to decals. These three are hit andmiss engines. Two had their intake valves tied open. But thepulling engine had more than enough to do. So that it did not doany missing at all. All this is in front of the engine shed andrepair shop. It's the one in the middle.