In Reply to: Re: bean puller posted by samhenry on December 24, 2015 at 15:59:13:
Red paint is not a dead give away that it is a Dearborn piece. Massey, International, and a few others were also red. Casting numbers often can be traced at the Henry Ford/Benson Ford Research Center Archives. Shoot me a list of numbers and I will see what I can do. You mentioned 'the thumb' -are you in Michigan too?