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Cover photo from Life Magazine December 21, 1959, showing a mass testing of new helicopters whirling above the model trains – toy helicopters by Lionel.

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Spring 2012 Issue Contents

New Articles
Clem's York Primer: All You Need to Know About this Spring's York Meet (downloadable)
By Clem Clement

Product Review: Showcase-Express Shelving Units
by Bob Mintz

Train Shelving Options
By Leon Sweet
  e-Train second decade.
Two Anniversaries on TCA's Track Forward:
National Toy Train Museum's 35th;
e-Train's Second Decade Starts
Updated Articles  (May include updated text or photos)
6464-735--The Paraprosdokian
By Bob Mintz

Budd RDCs
By Bill Meyer, Bob Mintz and Dr.Joseph Lechner

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

"Not Exactly" - 6464 Picture vs. Production
By Bob Mintz

The Olive Drab Garden
By Bob Mintz
"Vat" City
By Joel Fugazzotto

Window Display and Animated Window Display Cars
By Bob Mintz


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