[News Script: Fancy combine] Part: 1 of 4
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FANCY COMBINE -
That there is maize, pardner. And that machine that's
harvesting the maize is amazing.
GUY IN CAB
It's sort of what you
might expect, . he heat, but never really expect
to see. The fact is, the self-propelled combine is air
conditioned. It belongs to John Thomas Brigham, a
young farmer of 420-acres/seven miles east of Plano, in
Collin County. Not long ago, he was a Plano high school
future farmer -- how he's just sort of "farming in the
future" according to some of his neighbors who think
Brigham has got the right idea about beating the harvest
heat.- The 24 year old Brigham takes the "shiicks,-it-
isn't-anything, -really" attitude as he runs his fingers
through the grain with his old Ag. teacher, L. T.
Brigham aircondit oned combine back in
1957, not long after he bought the machine.
according to Brigham, the innovation is becoming down-
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Fancy combine], item, August 4, 1960; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc906626/m1/1/: accessed September 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.