Hello from Hazard!
Item No. 839 wasn’t too Hazard-ous. Lots of readers knew it was a corn shock binder, used to tie corn stalks into a shock.
We received correct responses from:
Randy Winland of Prospect, Ohio; Ron Norman of Fresno, Ohio; Richard Linn of Lore City, Ohio; Jim Nettleton of Wooster, Ohio; Mark and Linda Cargill of Minerva, Ohio;
Dave Cover of Cortland, Ohio; John Van Auker of North Jackson, Ohio; Noah Wengerd of Meadville, Pa.; Everett Marsh of Cranberry, Pa.; and Carl Vernon of Adamsville, Ohio.
No one ventured a guess on Item No. 840, so here it is again.
Send your answers to: Hazard a Guess, P.O. Box 38, Salem, OH 44460; or via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Include your name, hometown and state.