Threshing wheat at the North Carolina Reunion. They were just starting and it attracted much attention.
Mr. J. W. Ripper, Warrenville, N. C, built this traction engine model with a two speed transmission. It was one of the popular exhibits at the N. C. Reunion and a free ride for all who could pile into the wagon.
Portable and Stationary engines puff away at the North Carolina Reunion at one side of the Fair Grounds. Most of them were brought to the Reunion by Mr. G. G. Sherill, of Troutman, N. Car.