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Daryll Huwe of New York Mills, Minn., looks over a line of tractors for sale Thursday on the Mikulecky farm near Ulen, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor

Tractor collection pulls crowd to Ulen farmstead

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ULEN, Minn. - Bill Johnson, a retired farmer and now a collector of antique tractors, showed up for the Robert Mikulecky farm auction here Thursday without a trailer.


He wasn't really sure he intended to buy something.

But buy something he did.

Johnson's winning bid of $52,000 for a 1924 Model N Waterloo Boy tractor prompted congratulations all around, and many pats on the back.

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