Inside Steam Engine Beauty Shop, Son Sylvester chisels dirt from nameplate of rare 13 Hp. Robinson Engine. Here all kinds of engines are ''beautified''.
Old negative that I resurrected from my files shows Charlie Ditmer making some of his famous steam engine apple butter during happier days out on Ditmer farm, east of Hillgrove, Ohio.
The theme is ''engines'' - at Greenville's ''Steam Engine Beauty Shoppe''. 1. to r. - cigar chewing Charlie Ditmer, Heath Paulin and Sylvester Ditmer, pres. Darke County Steam Threshers'. From the largest to the smallest, they love 'em all.