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Old 09-19-2007, 07:09:53 PM
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Default Sistersville Trip

JUST RETURNED HOME FROM SISTERSVILLE TRIP.WHAT A GREAT SHOW.WE BOUGHT 20 HALFBREED EARY THIS SPRING, JUST FEW MILES FROM SHOW. WE DECIDED TO WAIT TILL FALL SHOW TO PICK ENGINE UP. WE ARRIVED TUESDAY AFTERNOON TO LOOK AT ENGINE .WELL AFTER TRAVLING UP LONG AND NARROW ROAD, SEEMED LIKE 1OOO MILES. BUT ONLY 20. WE FINALLY ARRIVED AT ENGINE SITE. WE ARE NOT USED TO THAT KIND OF DRIVING . GUESS THATS WHY THEY CALLED US FLAT LANDERS AFTER LOOKING OVER WHAT TO DO TO LOAD ENGINE ,WE DECIDED BEST TO GET ROLL BACK TO LOAD ENGINE FOR US. WE HAD NO WAY TO PULL IT ACROSS DEEP CREEK.AFTER ENGINE WAS LOADED WE TOOK IT TO SHOW REST OF WEEK. AND WHAT A SHOW IT WAS , LOTS OF NICE ENGINES AND PEOPLE WHERE JUST GREAT.AND FOR ONES THAT HAVE NEVER BEEN .THE VIEW OHIO RIVER IS BREATHTAKING.WE LEFT SHOW SATURDAY MORNING .CROSSED OHIO RIVER ON FERRY . TRAVELED BACK TO ILL. 620 MILES WITH NO PROBLEMS. THANK THE LORD FOR THAT.AMEN,WENSDAY NITE WE HOOKED UP GAS TO OLD ENGINE WITH COUPLE PULLS OLD GIRL CAME BACK TO LIFE . .AGAIN THANKS TO ALL THAT GAVE US HAND MIKE AND SHARON JONES . WILL TRY TO POST PICS
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