By Sam moore
Sam Moore looks over a reprint of The Country Gentleman’s Catalogue from 1894.
Hired man’s departure marked end of an era.
Old meat grinders reminder of days past.
There was once debate among threshermen as to which power was best to use on a separator: steam or gasoline. Two poems, submitted in 1929 to The American Thresherman magazine give the opposing points of view.
The work of threshing days brought communities together.
Fox terrier and 12-gauge shotgun fight epic battle reminiscent a different sort of battle.
Recalling fond memories of threshing days.
"The War Horses: The Tragic Fate of a Million Horses in the First World War," was right up Sam Moore's alley. The book was written by Simon Butler and published by Halsgrove House, Wellington, Somerset, in 2011.
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