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As the e*Train Moves Forward - Winter 2016

Carol McGinnis.

HELP US CONTINUE e*TRAIN'S SUCCESS

As we move forward with this wonderful electronic treasure, we need the help of TCA members!

If you have an idea for an article, we'd like to hear from you. We'll need your text, but you don't need to be an English major, just the teller of informative stories! And we'll need good, clear photos to illustrate your story.

Here's more information. I'd love to hear from you!

Carol R. McGinnis
e*Train Editor

 

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Christmas remembered.
This scene is from Dan Eskeldson's Christmas Train article; the escaping snowmen below are from Bob Mintz's latest Handcars revision.

NEW in this Edition:

TCA e*Train Moves Forward
By Wayne Sheriff, TCA National President

Where we have been and where we are going, to e*Train …. and beyond!
By Carol R. McGinnis, e*Train Editor


Cal-Stewart and the Wine Train
By Gordon L. Wilson

Christmas Remembrance
By Jim Yocum

The Christmas Train
By Dan Eskeldson

Edward H. Reuss, Jr., 2/26/1891-5/4/1959
By Russ McFall

Family Trains
By Ted Weller 

Marx E-7 diesels, when and where?
By John Torgerson

Sequencing BING trademarks for Canada and the USA
By Charles Reif, TCA, CTTA 

Updated: (new information or pictures)

Good Golly Missed Trolley!
By Bob Mintz

The Handcarchief (Lionel Handcars)
By Bob Mintz

In Answer To The "6464 Thousand Thousand Dollar Dollar Question Question" (chart update)
By Bob Mintz

Lionel®'s Monopoly®--Go Directly to York; Do Not Pass The Fairgrounds; Do Not Spend less than $200…
By Bob Mintz

"Live Long and Prosper"- Lionel's Romulans, Vulcans and Klingons (switchers)
By Bob Mintz

Maintenance of Way in the 21st Century--Ballast Tampers and Beyond
By Bob Mintz

Mintz's Mint in the Box Mint Cars
By Bob Mintz

The Olive Drab Garden
By Bob Mintz

One ‘EL of a Great “Idear”—The M.T.H. Subway Cars
By Bob Mintz

Too Many Fish in the Sea (Aquarium cars)
By Bob Mintz

Note that as a new service to our readers, we have added a major button on the main menu above, allowing access to listings of our articles grouped by the era to which they pertain. Full access to "Popular Motorized" articles such as trolleys, Budd cars, MOW, and handcars, is now via the dropdown under the "Popular Subjects" button.
Opinions and comments made in by-lined columns in this publication do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Board of Directors or the views of officers and appointed officials; nor do they indicate an association endorsement of any products mentioned.
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