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| May/June 1980

  • Keck Gonnerman 19 HP and threshing machine

  • Engine Room gauges

  • Gasoline engine
    Palmer Brothers Model U-2 gasoline engine built in 1913.

  • Keck Gonnerman 19 HP and threshing machine
  • Engine Room gauges
  • Gasoline engine

Keck Gonnerman 19 HP serial #1754, bought new in 1924, and Keck Gonnerman threshing machine, serial #5559, owned by Bob and Marge Hughes, 1544 S. Maxwell St., Bloomington, Ind. 47401. The photo was taken last August during threshing on one of the couple's city lots. Bob is in blue shirt; with him is Ralph Marner, a close friend from Loogootee, Ind.

Bob and Marge also own a 12-20 OilPull, 18-36 Hart-Parr, a Keck-Gonnerman, a B. R. John Deere and a 'crazy Avery', all restored in good condition. (Photo courtesy of Bob and Marge Hughes.)

Engine Room gauges. Note bridge signal gong, also 'jingle' bell in upper left corner. Ganges are: top, main pressure; left, condenser vacuum; right, interstage pressure.