What’s In the Wallis Tractor Name?

Wallis Tractor Co. collector feels kinship for early tractor line

Wallis Bear
Driving Fred Schmidt’s 1910 Wallis Bear was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Ron Wallis. “What a treat that was,” Ron recalls with gusto. “That tractor’s wheels are 7 feet tall!” 
Photo Courtesy LeRoy M. Jennings