BOX 125 - GRATIOT, OH 43740
April, May, June            Visit us on facebook or www.osagcd.com           2nd Qtr. 2018
Our club meetings are the 3rd Sunday   Location: Tractor pulls are at Gaumer   Please note that some dates
   of every month unless otherwise   Park unless otherwise noted.   have changed since printing of the last
noted.  (August has changed)   * * * Dates subject to change * * *   newsletter. Check web site for
        up-to-date information
April 15th Dresden Fire Station    3PM   Antique Tractor Pull Schedule    
May 20th Dresden Fire Station    3PM   July 20 Adamsville Homecoming h/l   6PM   Raffle tickets now available!!
June NO MEETING   Note: This will be our only Antique pull this    
  "Happy Father's Day"   season due to lack of help with the equip.    Pedal Tractor by Ross Agri Mechanics
Colony Square Mall        Handmade Lap Quilt by Flo Noland
 Annual Show   Garden Tractor Pull Schedule   Die Cast Toy Tractor by Bill Knupp
April 29 - May 6, 2018   Kevin Dreier, Chairman- 740-819-8215       Die Cast Ford Tractor/plow by Joe Gutridge
Take your antique tractors, garden   May 06 Gaumer Park heavy/light  10 AM   $50.00 Cash and $150.00 Cash
tractors, tools & collectables to the   May 28   Memorial Day Pull  l/h   10 AM   Grapevine wreath by Flo Noland
mall for display at 6:00PM, Please   June 10 Gaumer Park  heavy/light10 AM   Embroidered club caps
meet in the parking lot at 5:00PM to   June 24 Gaumer Park  light/heavy10 AM   Drawing will be Dec. 08, 2018
line up with each make of tractor   July 7    Gaumer Park  heavy/light  6 PM   Tickets are: $1.00 each or six for $5.00
together. Member participation will be   July 19Adamsville Homecoming l/h 6 PM   Club News
needed during the week. Be sure to   July 29  Gaumer Park heavy/light 10 AM   Our Annual Show which has been held
sign in at the club area so your name   Aug 4   Dresden Melon Fest.  l/h  10 AM   the last week of September for several    
will be entered for a drawing to be   Aug 14 Muskingum Co Fair   h/l     8 AM   years has been incorporated with the    
held at 4pm on Sunday, May 6th for   Aug 26 Gaumer Park light/heavy  10 AM       Colony Square Mall show April 29 through
all participants with displays. Then you   Sept 15 Guernsey Co Fair h/light 10 AM   May 6th. We will be in a temperature and
can remove all items at 6:30 PM.   Sept 23 Gaumer Park light/heavy 10 AM   environmental controlled venue.
    Oct 14  Gaumer Park heavy/light  10 AM   We plan to display our featured tractors    
2018 Club Officers       together and all other individual makes
BRAD McCUNE   - - - - - - -   President       2018 Shows & Parades   will be displayed together.
CALEB BAKER - - - - -1st V. President   April 29-May 6 Colony Square Mall   In order to make this happen, we will need
DAVE BLACKSTONE- 2nd V. President   June 20 Dresden Homecoming Parade   to line up in the parking lot area at 4pm
MARTHA PROUTY - - - - - -   Secretary       Oct.9  Gaumer Park  heavy/light   10 AM July 7 - 4:30PM Potluck dinner and   to organize so that entering the mall will
BARBARA GUTRIDGE - - - -  Treasurer     cook out. Meat, buns, beverages provided       go quickly and smoothly. Thank you in
JULIE UPHOLD - - - - - - -  Membership   July 7- 5 PM- Drawing for $500 Certificate   advance for your help with this.
T.J. HOLDREN - - - - - - - - - - -  Trustee   July 7 New Concord Fireman's Parade    
MIKE PROUTY  - - - - - - - - - -   Trustee   July 18 Adamsville Homecoming Parade $500 raffle certificate tickets avilable
ANDY PROUTY - - - - - - - - - -   Trustee     line up at 5:30, parade at 6pm There will be only 100 raffle tickets sold
FLO NOLAND - - - - - - - - - - -  Historian   July 27, 28, 29 Blackstone's Bloom Field for the July 7th drawing for a $500
JENNIFER McCUNE -  -Food Chairman      show. Tractor drive on Sunday 29th certificate to purchase the merchandise
JIM ARDREY - - - - - -  Public Relations   Aug. 5 Annual Tractor Drive. Meet at of your choice at T & K Guns & Archery.
      Gaumer Park 8:30AM. Lunch at noon Tickets are $20 each and available from
    Aug.11 Take displays to Musk Co Fair     one of your club officers or members.
2018 Features   Aug. 18 Parade in front of grandstand  
Featured Antique Tractor      sign in and line up at 4:00 PM Thought "A friend is someone who reaches    
Ford/Ferguson/Massey Ferguson   Sept. 29 Show at Beckett House 10-3 for your hand, but touches your heart"
 Featured Garden Tractor   Nov 10?? Veterans Parade, Zanesville  
Ford   Dec. 8 Christmas Party-Dresden UM "Your life and mine shall be valued not by
 Featured Engine                    Church 6 PM   what we take…...but by what we give."
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OLD STEAM & GAS CLUB - P.O. Box 125, Gratiot, OH 43740  – MEMBERSHIP FORM 2018
Dues are $15.00 per year per family including spouse and children under the age of 18, living in your household.
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PO BOX 125, GRATIOT, OH 43740
April, May, June               www.osagcd.com                                   2018  
Message from   Web sites to visit:  
our President: ytmag.com  
          Yesterday Tractors magazine  
After a long winter I think Spring is trying to         Ohio Two cylinder Club  
make an appearance and it can't get here tractorlinks.com  
soon enough for me!  Although we don't          Link by Manufacturer  
have many activities in the winter months buckeyefarmantique.com/home  
many club members have participated in         Buckeye Farm Antiques  
monthly meetings planning for another busy oldtimersclub.com  
year for the Old Steam and Gas Club.  The         Old Timers Club, Xenia  
show schedule is filling up, the tractor drive nationalthreshers.com  
route is planned and the garden tractor pullers         National Threshers Association  
are looking forward to a big year with the mvsteam.com  
"new sled". The first big event will again be        Miami Valley Steam Threshers Assn.  
the "Mall Show".  Plans are well underway buckeyeantiquepower.com  
for this annual event.  I hope everyone makes        Outville Show  
plans to participate in one way or another. lolatc.org  
It's a great time of comradery among club        Land of Legend Antique Tractor Club  
members and sharing with the community buckeyeallisclub.com  
some agricultural history!  Much like last year        Ohio Allis Chalmers Club  
we will move in on Sunday, April 29 and out osagcd.com  
on Sunday, May 6.  Saturday, May 5 will be        Old Steam & Gas Club, Dresden  
a day of activities with demonstrations, kids oldtimefarmingfestival.org  
pedal pull and a live radio remote broadcast        Centerburg Ohio Show  
with WYBZ 107.3. Keep up with this year's jicasecollector.com  
schedule as some dates are still being set and         J I Case Collectors  
some have changed. buckeyeolivercollector.com  
See you along the way,        Ohio Oliver Club  
Brad McCune weekendfreedommachines.com  
         John Deere Lawn & Garden  
A Fordson tractor sold by the Ford Motor    
Company of Canade could be purchased for ~Real generosity is doing something nice for  
$730 plus freight in 1921. someone who will never find out.~  
Massie Harris and the Ferguson Companies    
joined forces in 1953 and became known as ~You cannot do a kindness too soon for you  
the Massey-Harris-Ferguson. never know how soon it will be too late.~  
                           Ralph Waldo Emerson