Farm Collector


By Staff

Second Annual Steam Threshing Show on August 19, 20, 21, 1966 at
Old Smoky Ranch, two miles north of Park Rapids, Minnesota on
highway # 71. Antique cars, fire truck, covered wagon, old time
corn sheller, clover huller, hand fed thresher which is 85 years
old, etc. Meals and lunches on grounds. Several rides for kids.
Free camping grounds (on threshing days). ‘On the farm
vacation’ for boys from June 1st through August. For details or
more information, contact Herman Van Oort, R. # 2, Park Rapids,
Minnesota 56470.

OTTAWAY Locomotive, tender, 4 cars, 400 feet track welded to
steel ties12 inch gauge; 400 feet loose rail, all 12-lb. 4×8 foot
bolt together station, keg spikes, splice-bars, track bolts, spare
grates and numerous other parts. In excellent operating condition,
passes North Carolina Boiler Inspection at 160 psi., no leaks. With
this equipment you can be in operation within a few hours of
receipt. $3500. Will deliver free 600 miles, 25 cents/mile over
600. Write or call D.W. Weaver, 303 Auburndale St., Winston-Salem,
N.C. 27104. Tel. 919-765-1683.

  • Published on May 1, 1966
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