CAROLINA CRANK-UP


| May/June 1972


Scholl Blowing Rock, N. C. 28605.

Scene is a 15 HP Farquhar fired by Bobby Miller. The engine is belted to a Moffitt sawmill. Archie Cline of Gold Hill, N. C. and Bob Powell kept the sawdust flying during the Carolina Crank-Up. Pictures by Donald Scholl. Courtesy of Raymond Scholl, Blowing Rock, North Carolina 28605.

This L. G. Love of Kingsport, Tennessee, the proud owner of this model traction engine. Raymond Corothers of Johnson City, Tennessee is looking over and admiring this little puffer.

The 1st Annual Carolina Crank-Up was held September 24-25-26 at Frontier Village, Blowing Rock, North Carolina.



Although rain plagued all three days of our show we still had a good turn out. Plans are now being made for the 2nd Annual Carolina Crank-Up, to be held September 1-2-3-4 1972.

Between rains nine acres of wheat were threshed. The McCormick Deering separator was powered by a 20 H. P. Advance Rumely and fired by Bob Powell of N. C. The straw was baled, with the help of Raymond Corothers of Tenn., by a hand tie Ann Arbor Baler. Power for the baler was supplied with a 10 H. P. Frick, Bobby Miller of N. C. at the throttle.














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