POST CARDS


| May/June 1962


The elder Mr. Hull built the little engine in 1959 and the big one in time for the 1960 meet. Statistics on the larger engine follow: Length 10 ft. 9 in.; height 6 ft. 11 in.; 18 in. boiler with 13-2 inch flues; 5 x 7 cylinders; 10/20 International tractor wheels; 50 gal. water tank and rates 7hp at 199 lbs. boiler pressure. Information on the little engine was not available at the time of publication.

Both Mr. Hull and his son are charter members of the Williams Grove group of enthusiasts and George is presently serving as vice-president.

(Editor's note - Since this news item was received for publication, we learned of the death of Mr. John \. Hull, which occurred in December, 1961. Mr. Hull wars widely known throughout the central Pennsylvania area and will be sadly missed by the many friends he made among the steam engine enthusiasts.)

You knew him well, I'm sure. He was everywhere during the reunions as well as before and after the event helping to get ready and then cleaning up.

Much of the success of these events was due to his hard work. He will be greatly missed.

He had many friends and acquaintances among the Iron-Men and visitors.






SUBSCRIBE TO FARM COLLECTOR TODAY!

Farm Collector April 16Farm Collector is a monthly magazine focusing on antique tractors and all kinds of antique farm equipment. If it's old and from the farm, we're interested in it!

Save Even More Money with our SQUARE-DEAL Plan!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our SQUARE-DEAL automatic renewal savings plan. You'll get 12 issues of Farm Collector for only $24.95 (USA only).

Or, Bill Me Later and send me one year of Farm Collector for just $29.95.




Facebook Pinterest YouTube


Copyright 2018, All Rights Reserved
Ogden Publications, Inc., 1503 SW 42nd St., Topeka, Kansas 66609-1265