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Christian Williams, associate editor:, 785-274-4380
Brandy Ernzen, brand manager:, 785-274-4304


Inside the July issue of Gas Engine Magazine,
on newsstands now

GEM July 09 cover

A Bull Dog Gets Its Spark Back  Peter Rooke finishes restoring his Bates & Edmonds Bull Dog by making a new igniter bracket and installing a Webster magneto. Page 8

Daddy’s Little Helper  A 4-year-old Geneva, Ind., boy restores gas engines with help from Dad. Page 22 

A One-of-a-Kind Sampson?  Modesto, Calif., collectors find a rare 25 HP engine believed to be a Sampson. But is it? Page 16

Proving Himself  A 20-year-old Brookville, Pa., man talks about his collection and how he’s proving himself to older, more experienced collectors. Page 20 

Igniting a Passion for Engines  When a Colchester, Conn., man stumbles upon a 1919 1-1/2 HP Economy, he ignites a passion for engines and creates a bond with other collectors. Page 13


and much more …

About Gas Engine Magazine
Gas Engine Magazine ( is a bimonthly publication dedicated to the hobby of collecting antique stationary gas engines. Since 1966, collectors and restorers have turned to Gas Engine Magazine for information about specific models and companies, detailed restorations and event coverage, and to connect with other enthusiasts.

About Ogden Publications Inc. 
Ogden Publications Inc. ( is the leading information resource serving the sustainable living, rural lifestyle, farm memorabilia and classic motorcycle communities. Key brands include Mother Earth News, Natural Home, Utne Reader, Capper’s and Grit. Ogden Publications also provides insurance and financial services through its Capper’s Insurance Service division.

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