Letters and Miscellanies

Re: Watermelon Threshing

| January 2005

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    Threshing watermelon seeds in the 1930s.

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On page 4 of the December issue of GEM, you pictured a watermelon threshing scene. Most folks I tell about threshing melons do not believe me, so I have this picture to prove it. The threshing was done to obtain seeds to plant.

John Heath
494 TWP. Rd. 232
Sullivan, OH 44880

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