Crossroads of Dixie Show Going Strong

The Crossroads of Dixie show in Lawrenceburg, Tenn., celebrated its 11 annual show in 2007. Editor Leslie C. McManus shares some of the tractors seen on site.

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Charles Hood’s Series 2 Field Marshall is water-cooled with two radiators. A 12-gauge shotgun shell is used to start the engine. The tractor is unusual in Tennessee. “Nobody else around here has a Field Marshall,” Charles says.