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Passenger Train Journal Fourth Quarter 2008

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Features:

From Streamliners to Blueliners: Passenger Trains of the Reading Company: Part 2by Elbert Simon — The Reading transformed itself from regional and commuter carrier to a cornerstone of today's SEPTA operations.

The Passenger Trains of Butte, Montanaby Thornton H. Waite — The richest hill in the world; five railroads and three terminals.

Christmas 1961by Geoff Doughty — Over the hill and through the woods to grandmother's house we go... on New York Central's New England States.

The PTJ Anniversary Index: Part 3 (conclusion)by George Fletcher — A capsule description of every PTJ leading to the White River Productions' revival issue of 2006.

Metrolink's Turning-Point Tragedyby Michael Roberts — The September 12, 2008 wreck in L.A. will have implications for the entire railroad industry.

Departments:

On the Pointby Mike Schafer

The Journalby George Fletcher

Window on the Worldby Kevin McKinney

North American Intercityby Karl Zimmerman

LeisureRailby Ted & Sylvia Blishak

Rush Hourby Michael Roberts

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