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Old 05-03-2005, 02:25 PM   post #1 of 3
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Default Interesting news article from 1916 about farming w/ tractors vs. horses

I found this today, and it's very interesting to read it in the context of the day. Here is a link:

http://www.brockwayfamily.com/journal/tractor.htm
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Old 05-21-2005, 08:20 AM   post #2 of 3
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That was a good article. Nice to read it like it was yesterday, not almost a century ago
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Interesting...men were cut from a different cloth back then, they were almost as rugged as their equipment...running a tractor from daylight till dark could comprise of 18 hours depending on where you were located...To do that day in and day out must have been taxing.
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