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Taken approx 1949 when I was seven. With my first train set; a pre-war set consisting of a 253 loco, 2 607 pax cars, and a 608 obs. It was given to me by a neighbor as my parents couldn't afford to buy me trains. My father built the houses, water tank, etc. for me.

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Taken when I was about 14. I was studying a Lionel catalog (lower left of picture) when I was interrupted by the photographer (my mother).

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Upgraded Weaver Alco C-630 leads a long string of Weaver hoppers. Note snowplow, proper paint to include handrails.

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.UP RS-3 switches the Icing Platform.