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Fall 2017

Volume 16, Issue 4.

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Fall 2017 Edition

Carol McGinnis.

Keeping Our Sights Raised High
Last edition, we applauded the practice of the Wegmans supermarkets of displaying operating trains up above the customers.

Members do the same thing, and with great precision and hard work! A great example is this issue's reference article on reliable wiring. Let us keep in mind the goal of keeping our sights high for a brighter future!

If you'd like to share your ideas, please let us know. We can always fine-tune your great articles!

Carol R. McGinnis e*Train Editor


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Wegmans Train.
Toy trains are always high on our list, and sometimes high in the room!

New in this Edition:

15 Years.Build an Overhead OPERATING Layout!
By Bob Harder

Convention Cars for All!
By Stu Rankin.

Lionel Promotional Outfits of the Early 1930's
By Glenn K. Stinson

Now Fifteen Years, But Who's Counting?
By Carol Redman McGinnis

Principles of Reliable Wiring for Model Train Layouts
By Donald Woodwell

PO set.

Updated: (new information or picture Updates)

In this section, we continue updating our carefully-crafted records and stories of important toy train categories.

York Meet.Clem's York Primer Fall 2017
By Richard B. "Clem" Clement

Good Golly Missed Trolley!
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

More "Ore !" LionelĀ® Adds to Its Roster of Catalogued and Uncatalogued Ore Cars
By Joel Fugazzotto Updated by Bob Mintz

By Bob Mintz

Window Display and Animated Window Display Cars
By Bob Mintz

Updated cars.

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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