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| November/December 1970

  • 22 hp. Advance Rumely
    Ray H. Ernst with his 22 hp. Advance Rumely No. 14854. Built in 1920 and had good maintenance and care. Equipped with a Pyle National Turbo Generator, it has plenty Of electricity for the head light and cab lights. Ray lived in Wayland, Iowa, and was the
    Harry Hall
  • Double cylinder Keck-Gonnerman

    Edgar M. Hill
  • Wheat threshing

    Edgar M. Hill
  • Rear-mounted engine
    Picture of a 30 hp. George White rear-mounted engine, made in 1914 and owned by Bill Johnson, Burford, Ontario, Canada.
    Leland Nelson
  • Steam and Gas Engine
    This Atlantic type steam operating model in 1 inch scale, 7 inch gauge and tender of the 1900-1913 period is owned by Raymond H. Knierman. Picture was taken at Crawford County Fair Grounds, Meadville, Pennsylvania, during last year's show of The Pioneer S
    Raymond H. Knierman
  • Advance-Rumely
    J. W. Nipper, Route 1, Warrenville, South Carolina (home - Langley, S.C.) and his 4 inch scale Advance-Rumely. Possibly not to exact scale, but close enough and the smoothest running engine I ever saw. Courtesy of James M. Barnhart, 3746 Winter Garden Roa
    James M. Barnhart
  • White rear-mounted engine
    Picture of a 30 hp. George White rear-mounted engine, made in 1914 and owned by Bill Johnson, Burford, Ontario, Canada.
    Leland Nelson
  • Steam engine
    Mr. Pearl Sawyer, 525 N. Church St., Gibson City, Illinois 60936, took your magazine for years. He passed away this past winter. His family donated to the city park his steam engine.
    Carol McCreary
  • White rear-mounted engine
    Picture of a 30 hp. George White rear-mounted engine, made in 1914 and owned by Bill Johnson, Burford, Ontario, Canada.
    Leland Nelson
  • White rear-mounted engine
    Picture of a 30 hp. George White rear-mounted engine, made in 1914 and owned by Bill Johnson, Burford, Ontario, Canada.
    Leland Nelson

  • 22 hp. Advance Rumely
  • Double cylinder Keck-Gonnerman
  • Wheat threshing
  • Rear-mounted engine
  • Steam and Gas Engine
  • Advance-Rumely
  • White rear-mounted engine
  • Steam engine
  • White rear-mounted engine
  • White rear-mounted engine

Those were the good old days!

My father passed away in 1962 at the ripe old age of 95. He saw the steam engines come and go during his lifetime. Courtesy of Edgar M. Hill, 3609 Velma Drive, Hopkinsville, Kentucky 42240.

Those in the picture from left to right: Raymond Linn of Meadville, Pa., Lee Roy Greenfield of Kennard, Pa., Raymond Knierman of Linesville and Graynord Quick of Espyville, Pa. Mr. Quick had his three inch scale Case traction engine and also his big Baker Steamroller on the grounds.

I have the coal fired Atlantic and also a diesel type loco and train operating by appointment on a 1/8 mile lay-out on our property. Courtesy of Raymond H. Knierman, 435 West Erie Street, Linesville, Pennsylvania 16424.



I have had the privilege of operating this engine at the Milton, Ontario, Reunion for the past four years. I am standing at front of rear wheel. All pictures were taken when putting the engine away for the winter at Mr. Johnson's home. Courtesy of Leland Nelson, 475102nd St., Niagara Falls, New York 14304.

I have had the privilege of operating this engine at the Milton, Ontario, Reunion for the past four years. I am standing at front of rear wheel. All pictures were taken when putting the engine away for the winter at Mr. Johnson's home. Courtesy of Leland Nelson, 475102nd St., Niagara Falls, New York 14304.