Re: [FJGRailroad] Re: 1947 NYC Fonda Derailment
- I too would like to see that article. I want to know if anyone was
killed? That must have made quite a noise!
On Jan 24, 2008 9:17 AM, Glenn J. Williams <gjwilliams@...> wrote:
> --- In FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com, "handyman756" <handyman756@...> wrote:
> > Evening,
> > I just put up an album of photos of the 7/18/47 NYC derailment in
> > Fonda. The pictures were taken the next day on the 19th. There are a
> > couple more in the set that I should have by next week and will add.
> > No details on the backstory yet - just the photos. Not exactly FJ&G,
> > but you can see the track in a couple of the shots! Drop me a note if
> > you want a high resolution scan of any of the shots.
> > Jerry
> Thanks for posting those pictures. They are the only ones I have ever seen
> of that
> derailment, other than one in the 1948 Fonda High School yearbook. From all
> the people
> present, it was quite the social event.
> Like others in the group, I'd like to read what the Recorder had to say at
> the time.
> Penacook, NH