Post Cards


| March/April 1984

  • 2 HP gearless Olds
    A pair of vertical 2 HP gearless Olds with hot tube ignition, built about 1895. All are owned and restored by Andy Kruse, Park Ridge, Illinois 60068.
  • Tractor
    The Caterpillar 10 is owned by Philip DeChant and his son of Sheffield Village, Ohio. DeChant purchased the Cat in 1952 from its original owner. The DeChants used the Cat as their primary tractor until 1971, when it became their backup tractor. Now, it go
  • 6 HP Victor
    6 HP Victor made by International Harvester Company in 1912. The engine took approximately four years to restore and is currently owned by LeRoy and Gail Baumgardner of Littlestown, PA. The picture was taken at the Shriver Homestead in Union Mills, Maryla
  • A Reed lawn mower built in Chicago
    A Reed lawn mower built in Chicago, Illinois, 1919, powered by Fairbanks Morse throttling governor engine.
  • Proud restorer of the engine
    Karl Kluenker is the proud restorer of the engine . 'When my dad purchased it new in 1908,' he tells us, 'it was equipped with the old torch ignitor. It also had the new electric type ignitor. The water reservoir was only a tank with no pr

  • 2 HP gearless Olds
  • Tractor
  • 6 HP Victor
  • A Reed lawn mower built in Chicago
  • Proud restorer of the engine