october cover

October 2016
Volume 19, Issue 3

On the cover: Jim Koltes and Tim Fischer joined forces to restore this 1923 McCormick-Deering 22x38 threshing maching.

Photo by Leslie McManus.


features
rockol
Toolbox Trade Works Out
Minnesota man adds rare Rockol to his tractor collection.
By Bill Vossler
clover
"As near perfect as it can be"
No. 4 Victor double-huller clover machine survives in fine original condition.
By Loretta Sorensen
fiat
Burried in the Barn
Unique vehicle emerges for the second time in 64 years.
By Clell G. Ballard
strike
A Night to Remember
Fire sparked by lightening strike threathens farm family's barn.
By Clyde Eide






departments 
Leslie C. McManus
First Things
Living the golden rule.
By Leslie C. McManus
illustration
Letters
Building stacks of hay.
By Darrell Jodock
 moline
Let's Talk Rusty Iron: Rise and Fall of Moline Plow Co.
By Sam Moore
 reaper First Hand
Baldwin's Rotary Reaper roars back to life.
By Richard Stout


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