MISCELLANEOUS

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Dennis Parker's 1942 MM UTS, now on display at S. Dakota State Ag Museum in Brookings.
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On April 22, 1989, 85 registered bidders bought Bob Hand's collection in New Bloomfield, Missouri. Among the tractors sold was a 1917 Avery which brought $11,500 from an Arizona buyer, and a 1913 Mogul which sold for $6,5 00, also to an Arizona buyer. The
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John Deere 1 HP
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Happy collectors at the 11th annual Maumee Valley Steam and Gas Engine Association Show. The August 1988 show featured Oliver equipment (this year's show features International). Front row from left: Nelson LeCount, Tom Livingston, Paul Gearhart, Alan C.
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This is an old plow handle type tractor which my brother, Harold Hebert in Monrovia, California, had converted into a miniature D8! Ha! Ha!

The City of Monrovia used it to haul cast iron pipe up in the
Monrovia Canyon for a water line. They made a pipe dollie out of
airplane tail wheels and put a telescoping tong on it and it
replaced burros which would fall off the trail too often. I believe
it had a Wisconsin engine. Maybe the fellows out there know. But I
used it to harrow and level and plow. It is real powerful and will
turn on a dime and give change!

My brother Carl Hebert put on the cutting handles, on right is
twist-throttle, left has the kill button. It has a Ford type crank
and kicks on the first spin. I steam cleaned a D8 Caterpillar and
painted it so I took the little tractor and parked it next to the
D8 Caterpillar. What a picture! (Which I am still trying to find.)
It pulled the plow in this picture. Courtesy of: W. F.
‘Bill’ Hebert, 1848 N. Ashby Road #26, Merced, California
95340.

Dick Arbuckle of RR #1, Box 392, Grant Park, IL 60940 is a
reader who gets around to quite a few shows. He took this picture
of a John Deere 1? HP owned by Tom and Norma Wolfe of Scottsburg,
IN was on display at the Leota Country Frolic at rural Scottsburg,
Indiana in August of 1987.

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