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Letter: in response to flame throwers in 1947

Marcus Pierce writes:
In response to your story about flame throwers in 1947, it very possibly could be one, but most likely back in the day before garden sprayers, a "flame torch" was another means of clearing fence rows and using butane gas of the type that is used on outdoor grills.

You can buy one now for $20-30. I own one and it won't shoot out flames as long as a flame thrower but does a good job of "wilting" weeds on contact - but it is prohibitively expensive vs. Roundup. - Marcus

Responding to Billy Joe Fudge's question about the flame thrower story.

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