Oliver 1255 Owner’s Brochure
The brochure for P-135, published in 1973, consisted of eight pages and in color on an Oliver 2255 with Cat 3150 engine.
This tractor featured an innovative over/under transmission that fit inside a large flange on the main transmission, eliminating chain coupler issues typical of earlier Oliver tractors.
Early Life and Education
Sheila Oliver, MSW’76, became the first Black woman Democrat ever elected to a statewide office in New Jersey and second African-American female lieutenant governor nationally. As Speaker of the Assembly and Chairperson of Human Services Committee for New Jersey State Assembly, Sheila overseeing bills that impact low-income individuals, families and those suffering mental illness or addictions.
Goldie Celestine Hughes Oliver leaves behind her husband, Wayne (Robin) Oliver; children Vanessa Ward, Kevin Howard Oliver, Gregory Oliver, Lovelle King, Isaiah Oliver, Bethany Ward and Rachel Ward; sisters Sheila Smith and Lamar Love as well as countless nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.
Dedicating nearly 40 years to Columbus City Schools system as a custodian, she was revered and appreciated for her hard work ethic; rarely missing a day of work.
Oliver worked as a customer service representative who answered calls from both internal and external customers while conducting research into customer records and systems to respond to inquiries. She provided statements to the Court from her co-workers praising her professional conduct.
TECO’s evidence demonstrates that Oliver was not capable of working effectively with others – an integral component of her job. Her disruptive, inappropriate, and unprofessional behavior persisted even after counseling, Positive Discipline sessions, and further training on professionalism.
TECO referred Oliver to its Employee Assistance Program when she told Wayne Guthrie of wanting to attack Denise Bernal. As directed by TECO, Dr. Wood performed a fitness for duty evaluation on Oliver and determined she had Bipolar Disorder with recent episodes of hypomania.
Achievement and Honors
The College of Pathologists annually honors outstanding achievements in blood and transfusion medicine with the Percy Lane Oliver Memorial Award, selected by an expert panel and awarded at SHOT Symposium each November. Oliver has also been honored by numerous organizations and made history when New Jersey governor Phil Murphy appointed her commissioner of the Department of Community Affairs – making history by becoming the first Black Democrat ever appointed to this post! We offer Instrument Panels complete with bezel, gauges, warning lights and wiring for both Fiat-built Oliver 1255 tractors as well as Cockshutt models!
Oliver was married to Goldie Celestine Hughes and left behind son Wayne (Robin) Oliver and daughter Vanessa Ward as well as several grandchildren. A longstanding member of Columbus City Schools where he held various custodial jobs; never missing a day of work with pride in each day of service he provided.
Sacks was an icon who effortlessly blended science, art and storytelling together into one sublime experience. His life served as an inspiration to everyone he encountered; many will miss seeing him perform live. May you rest in peace, Professor Sacks. Rest assured knowing the world needs more leaders like yourself – I pray comfort and strength will find your family during this difficult time.
Oliver is estimated to be worth an estimated $20 Million. Her primary source of income comes from business interests; she owns real estate properties and invests in various stocks; in addition, she has made numerous donations to various charities and other organizations.
She has been involved with numerous political campaigns, and in New Jersey became the first woman of color ever to serve as running mate of a gubernatorial candidate. Additionally, in July 2017 she announced her intention of running for governor as part of New York Democratic nomination race in 2020.
1255 Oliver is a single family home situated in Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania and features 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Listed at $254,500 on Zillow, its estimated value stands at an estimated of $1,337 per square foot.