Fine Farm Toys: Arcade Threshers

Colorful threshers made by Arcade Manufacturing Co. were popular farm toys.

The front cover of the 1925 Arcade catalog, in which the McCormick-Deering gray Arcade thresher was shown for the first time. The difference in sizes among the four smaller, colored McCormick-Deering threshers in the front, compared to the gray and red-trimmed one in the back, is clear.