WHAT - IS - IT?


| November 2002

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    Mystery tools
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    Mystery tools
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    Wire payout reel
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    Mystery tools
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    Jim MoffetStrawberry-runner cutter
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    Tool
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    Strawberry-runner cutter

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The genius of pioneer inventors can confound us. Countless contraptions that revolutionized farming in the 19th and early 20th centuries have become contemporary curiosities, or even mysteries. Here are three sent in by readers. Do you know what they are?

October's mystery tools