Both ends of the steam engine spectrum
Delbert Laughlin's scale model Advance-Rumely steam engine.
Delbert Laughlin, 15595 S. Ridgeview, Olathe, Kansas 66062, is shown here with his scale model Advance-Rumely steam engine, which he purchased in 1988. Delbert is 73 years old and has been enthused with steam engines ever since he was nine years old, when he started helping his father thresh wheat in the Olathe area.
Melvin Kestler, 712 Chaps Road, S.E., Rio Rancho, New Mexico 87124, sent these pictures of Joe Richardson's beautifully restored 110 HP 1914 Case engine #29572. Joe, of Orofino, Idaho, can be very proud of the job that his son Dale did in repainting this magnificent old engine.