LETTERS TO THE EDITOR


| August 2004

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    This #999 grain drill picture
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    It's a tool for attaching fence stays
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    Dahlman potato picker that picks up the potatoes
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    The double-bottom, one-way plow
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    Attachment intrigue
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    The grist mill, old-iron pile Model 292-14 mill.
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    The little pedal tractor
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    The mystery of the plow hooks
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    Cultivating the correct colors
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    The one-row corn planter and it's quite old.
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    A fence tool by any other name

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Occasionally Farm Collector prints answers to readers' questions when information is available from knowledgeable sources.

Letter from the March 2004 issue of Farm Collector:

I have a horse-drawn planter that says 'Deere & Mansur' on the planter box lid as shown in the last issue of the John Deere TRADITION magazine, October 2003. I would like to know if it's a #9 or #99 and also the colors to repaint. Thank you.

- Wayne Wolf New Bavaria, Ohio



e-mail: ilawayfarm@yahoo.com

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