|This tractor was purchased from Ford Motor Company Tractor Division as a new product for distribution for a sale to a Ford Tractor Retail Dealership. However, it was purchased by The Romayne (Hammes) Corporation 100 Hammes Ave. Joliet Illinois. It was used to mow vacent lots in the Marycrest Subdivision. It was resold August 1, 1957 to The Romy Hammes Corp. South Bend Indiana to mow vacent property in Marycrest on Western Ave. where it has remained. It has always been owned by the Hammes family.