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Ellis Vanderpool - Modern Era

After military service, Ellis Vanderpool became a Fiat-Allis dealer before returning to the farm with the purchase of a 38.7 acre orchard, with peaches, apples and berries for a "Pick Your Own" operation. This led to honey production, which Ellis illustrates for the camera.

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