Vintage Rails. Issue No. 8. Summer 1997.
Pasadena, California, Pentrex. 1997. Stapled in Wraps. 114 pp, 11" H - magazine format. Profusely illustrated with b&w and colour photographs, reproductions. Contents: Rare Pleasures (mailbags, train orders, cabooses); Railroads in the Crucible of War; Railroad Advertising Artist ((Sam Hyde Harris); Horace Bristol; Growing Up on the Clinchfield; Samuel Insull's Chicago Interurbans; War Comes to Lionelville; Classic Railroad Stories; Departments: Operator's Desk; Letters to the Editor; Readers Recall; Time-Tables: 1942 (Great Northern ore trains, MP Motorailer, "We Can Do It"); Unforgettable Railroad Days; Railroad Collectibles (maps); Vintage Marketplace; Swap Meet; Terminal Ad. Interior - small light bump to top corner of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - very light wear at top/bottom of spine, minor wear on spine, small coft crease at top corner of covers, old price sticker and minor scuff on front cover. Very Good.
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Book number: 26062
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Keywords: North America, American, Railroading, Steam, Diesel, Photographs, Photography, Locomotives, Mailbags, Caboose, Sp, Hand Signals, South Shore Line, Chicago, Aurora & Elgin, Duneland, Toys, Model Trains, World War Ii, Second.