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Passenger Train Journal Third Quarter 2011

$ 7.95

Features:

Some Shout-Outs to Amtrakby Karl Zimmermann — Amtrak Guest Rewards and communal dining: sharing some praises about Amtrak travel.

The Amtrak 40th Anniversary Time Line, Part 2by George Fletcher with Mike Schafer — A journal of events and other milestones in Amtrak's history and development, 1971-1990.

Amtrak's Early Passenger Train Advertisingby Joseph M. Welsh — How, after startup, Amtrak revived the erstwhile tradition of publishing train folders and travel brochures.

An Educating Experience…by R. Clifford Black IV — Amtrak spokesperson Cliff Black reflects on his 29-year career.

Santa Fe All the Way… to Ozby Steve Patterson — Riding Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe's mixed between Wichita and Pratt, Kansas.

The Song that Save a Trainby Ted & Sylvia Blishak — What do the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad and the Illinois Central City of New Orleans of yore have in common?

Departments:

On the Pointby Mike Schafer

The Journalby George Fletcher

North American Intercityby Karl Zimmerman

Going Fasterby Ernest H. Robl

LeisureRailby Ted & Sylvia Blishak

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