Passenger Train Journal Fourth Quarter 2008

$ 7.95

Features:

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

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

Christmas 1961 • by 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 Tragedy • by Michael Roberts— The September 12, 2008 wreck in L.A. will have implications for the entire railroad industry.

Departments:

On the Point • by Mike Schafer

The Journal • by George Fletcher

Window on the World • by Kevin McKinney

North American Intercity • by Karl Zimmerman

LeisureRail • by Ted & Sylvia Blishak

Rush Hour • by Michael Roberts

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