Leeper Machine Company P. O. Box 147 Ash Grove, Missouri.

I received Floyd Clymer’s Album of Historical Steam,
Traction Engines Deluxe Edition. I would not take any price if
another couldn’t be obtained. It certainly is a fine Album for
all of us ‘Steam Bugs’, especially on the traction

Many years ago I was a steam traction engineer, later on
stationary steam engines, licensed in many cities in the U. S., and
the State of Montana. Then I took up the steam automobile in
Helena, Montana, in March, 1905. I have built four miniature slide
valve stationary steam engines and boilers, sold them, and I now
have four more under construction.

I wish to compliment YOU on your FINE magazine, THE IRON-MEN
ALBUM. My only regret is that I did not hear of your publication
when you first started.

SAY! By all means keep up the Model Builders Page. I intend to
build a steam traction engine in the not-too-far-off, possibly this
spring. I wish you all success in THE MAGAZINE. Many actual
threshing gatherings in several states have been interesting. Get
some of the photographs and full history. It will be interesting to

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