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Passenger Train Journal Fourth Quarter 2011

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Features:

A New Star in the Heart of Americaby Steve Jessup — The Columbia Star dinner train revives passenger service on the former Wabash Columbia branch in Missouri, with good food to boot.

Train Festival 2011by Matt Lastovich — For 30,000 attendees at this event in Rock Island, Ill.—a panoply of passenger trains and locomotives.

The Knowledge Corridor"by Thornton Waite — PTJ's corridor series examines the New Haven–Hartford–Springfield branch of the Northeast Corridor.

How the L&N Saved Christmasby George Rieves — A freak snowstorm in Tennessee in 1962 nearly ruins Christmas, but the Louisville & Nashville saves the day!

Trail Blazer: Tour Toronto by Railby Malcolm Kenton — Visit this world-class city using Amtrak, GO Transit, and Toronto's extensive streetcar and subway system.

Allegro—A New Tempo on Railsby Tom Savio — Finland's new high-speed train has significantly cut travel times between Finland and nearby Russia.

Departments:

On the Pointby Mike Schafer

The Journalby George Fletcher

North American Intercityby Karl Zimmerman

Window on the Worldby Kevin McKinney

Rush Hourby Ray Saunders

Going Fasterby Ernest H. Robl

LeisureRailby Ted & Sylvia Blishak

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