Letters to the Editor

This is in response to a request from John Herschberger of
Dalton, Wis., for information about John Deere buggies (Farm
letters, August 2007, page 4).

According to the information I received when purchasing a
1/16-scale model of that buggy, John Deere made buggies from 1899
to 1923. According to the information provided, they made one grade
only, which insured a standard line of uniform production. The
buggy was, as the name implied, “ABSOLUTE RELIABLE.” The buggy
company was apparently named “John Deere Reliance” with a logo of

I can e-mail a copy of the documentation to any interested

Robert Bisping
P.O. Box 331
155 Chestnut St.
Dana, IN 47847
e-mail: rbisping@sbcglobal.net

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