Albert City, IA: (Aug 10, 2015) – The Albert City Threshermen and Collectors Show hosted big crowds this past weekend. Show officials report attendance totaled 14,400 people for the three-day show.
The show this year featured 348 Hart Parr-Oliver tractors, along with antique trucks and autos, an impressive display of military equipment, and sixty gas engines.
The winner of the raffle for the Oliver 77 was Jeff Meyer of Omaha, Nebraska. Randy Peterson of Manson was the winner of the raffle for the 1/16th Oliver 77 replica. The winner of the raffle for the pedal tractor was Tucker Bodenhagen of Aurelia.
2016 will be a unique show with two features, Pride of Iowa and Horse Power. Pride of Iowa will feature ag-related machinery, equipment and other items used on the farm that had their beginnings in Iowa.
Horse Power will bring horses of all kinds and all sizes with demonstrations and exhibits including plowing and other farm work. Organizers are looking for horse teams and horse-related equipment. For more information, call Randy Koenig at 712-240-2848.