This month's cover feature is a sharp looking Handy Andy Galloway, owned by Ellsworth Olson of Westby, Wisconsin. The photo was taken while the engine was on display at the 1976 Hesper-Mabel Steam Engine Days Show at Mabel, Minnesota.
1938 John Deere AW belted to a McCormkk hand tie baler at the Albert City Threshermen & Collectors Show. Picture courtesy of Colon Johnson.
Pictured is my Father's threshing rig that we used for several years. It was an 18-36 HI' Anil man & Taylor tractor. The separator was a 28' X 48' Advance Rumely. This photo was taken in July 1934.
From left-Charles L. Studebaker, owner of the rig; Walter Stockslager, D. Rosenhagen, L. Hutton, workman-unknown, L. Kessler, Calvin Huffman at whose place we were threshing near Lewisburg, Ohio and myself, Darrell Studebaker, age 11, at the blower; the two on the grain wagon-unknown.
There were 56 large loads of straw put on this stack.
At the 'MID-AMERICAN SHOW' at Tipton, Indiana in 1975, Bruce Atkinson of P.O. Box #65 Monrovia Indiana 46157 showed this log-saw. It has a 2-cycle engine which is mounted on two stringers supported there-to with brackets on the under side of the stringers. The large driven gear and the small pinion gear are both cast-iron. Only the letters AMI found on the machine. When I asked the question, 'What is it.' He replied, 'I wish I could tell you.' - Now can any of you readers tell him the answer?
Pictured above is my daughter, Janet Lynn, age 5, who is a real 'ole popper' nut- and myself. That is our 6 HP Famous International bought new in 1914. Engine is belted to Sears Roebuck saw mandrel. Note steel wheel wagon and wood pile behind saw.
The results of several hundred hours of work restoring this 1926, 12-20 H.P. Case crossmount owners Jim Suter, Harrisburg, Virginia; Gary Line weaver, Bridgewater, Virginia. Bridgewater Volunteer Fire Company, Steam and Gas Meet.