We talked to Bill Ziegler.
Born in 1926 and moved to Tipton in 1928. Lifetime farmer and still owns his first tractor.
We talked about farming progress from 1 bottom plows all the way up to 60 foot wide combines. Pork prices and gardens, the 6 grocery stores in Tipton and two in Hobbs.
He also mentions the fact that the schools refused to take him to St John’s school because he was a Catholic.
Bills parting words were “stay honest and thank the good lord you are here.”
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