National Geographic : 1941 Nov
632 The National Geographic Magazine 'olKnmar \\cn entz With a Jalopy-tractor She Pulls the Plow Her Husband Guides These resourceful onion growers cut an old automobile in two, junked the body, welded the rear end under the front seat, and lo-they had a utility tractor. So vanishes the horse. Volkmar Wentzel "What a Wife! She Can Weed Five Acres of Onions" Fingers sunk in his rich black earth, Anthony Skutnik glances with husbandly pride at his smiling Isabelle, who works beside him in their onion fields. Their daughter bosses the job. In these mucklands fifty miles north of New York City, the harder a girl can work the greater is her eligibility as a bride.