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Winter 2019

Volume 18, Issue 1.

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Winter 2019 Edition

Carol McGinnis.

Moving Forward!

As our cover photo shows, TCA was blessed with early leaders who paved the way for our continued progress as we move into new times. Enjoy the fine articles by TCA members, for TCA members (which we proudly share with the public).

As another year rolls around, we are reminded that the quality of our articles is based on the quality of our members who write them, and indeed on the solid stature of TCA.

With seventeen years of articles online, consider e*Train as an easily searchable toy train information resource!

Carol R. McGinnis e*Train Editor



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New in this Edition:

From Years of Collecting and Interest Across the Pond!
An oral history of Charter Member Robert Marshall
By Carol McGinnis

Greenberg's Guide to Lionel Trains: O Gauge, Volume 1: 1915-1928. A New Review
By Dr. Joseph Lechner

How George Herbert Walker Bush Got Me Back Into Model Trains
By Mike Marmer

It Ain't Easy Being Green!
By Robert Stekl

On Making a Legend Run
Like a Thoroughbred

By John S. Halajko and Stan Dohm

Twenty Five Days of Christmas
By TCA Staff

Updated: (new information or picture Updates)

Hear Ye, Hear Ye, Can You Hear Me Now? (Third update)
By Carol R. McGinnis

Mintz's Mint in the Box Mint Cars
By Bob Mintz (updated by Carol R. McGinnis)

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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