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Bringing back the good ol' days

A steam-operated thresher is just one of several antique machines and pieces of equipment brought back into use during Saturday’s annual Spring Preview sponsored by the Bureau Valley Antique Club at the rural Dover home of Harold and the late Margie Steele. Among the demonstrations given during the event were old fashioned broom making, loom weaving, wood sawing, sheep shearing and treadle-powered wood cutting.


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