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Samson sugar cane tractor

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Above, a 1952 Allis Chalmers G, serial number G26064, owned by Larry 'Moose' Walker of Shalersville, Ohio. This beautiful G, expertly painted by Rich Gahr, even has the original tires. Photo sent by Joe L. Leighton, 3478 Haas Rd., Cuyahoga Falls
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A 1920 Samson sugar cane tractor, just 42′ wide, built by
General Motors. ‘As far as my research revealed, it’s the
only cane tractor built by GM, and possibly the first built by
anyone,’ says Archie Magsig, 8833 U.S. 27, DeWitt, Michigan
48820. Archie bought it off a plantation near Baton Rouge,
Louisiana, the original owner. It’s completely restored and
runs great.

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