Thursday, November 26, 2015

Merwyn Brenner

Vintage farm photo, Brunner Farm

Brenner plowing with a tandem hitch in April, 1962, on the Dave Moving farm near East Greenville, Ohio. Wife Matilda writes, “Merwyn still loves his horses, however he has retired now. At age 861⁄2, too much work for an old man!”

(Submitted by Merwyn Brenner)

Merwyn and Matilda Brenner, of Dalton, Ohio, share this photo from October 1962, of threshing at the Dale Fasnacht farm near Massillon, Ohio.
(Submitted by Rick Truitt)

Pictured are Kenny Canankamp, age 7, and his dad, Jessie E. Canankamp, age 30, of Berlin Center, Ohio. Horses Nellie and Bob, and dogs Shep and Brownie, are also pictured in this photo, taken in 1940. The barn, in Wayne County, off Route 3, in Plain Township, is still standing. The photo was submitted by Rick Truitt.