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  • Randy & Lorraine Decker
    Here Here!! ... From: Dicarlo, Gino To: Sent: Sunday, March 11, 2001 6:37 PM Subject: RE: [FJGRailroad] F.
    Message 1 of 9 , Mar 11 6:04 PM
      Here Here!!
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Dicarlo, Gino <Gino.Dicarlo@...>
      To: <FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Sunday, March 11, 2001 6:37 PM
      Subject: RE: [FJGRailroad] F. J. & G. reserectedl


      > Roland,
      >
      > Your railroad stories are the greatest! The details and names you
      > provide are unbelievable!!! Let's hear more!
      >
      > Gino DiCarlo
      > ----------------------------------
      > gdicarlo@...
      > Quad Imaging Saratoga
      > x4276
      >
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Roland Bowers [mailto:bowers@...]
      > Sent: Sunday, March 11, 2001 6:07 PM
      > To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [FJGRailroad] F. J. & G. reserectedl
      >
      >
      > The only steam revenue in those days was the 7:30 AM to Broadalbin. The
      rest
      > was all bus revenues. Most bus drivers were ex-motormen. Alvah Johnson
      never
      > owned or drove a car in his life; he went from motorman to bus driving. As
      > an auditor of passenger accounts, I became quite familiar with these
      > ex-motorman. Bill Abel, an ex-motorman liked to drive the Johnstown local.
      > The last spot on his run where he returned to Gloversville was Fourth Ave.
      > and Perry Street. It was a big no- no the Railroad to be ahead of
      schedule.
      > So Bill used to wait here to keep just a little late. One time the
      Johnstown
      > local didn't return to Gloversville, so they sent another bus to find out
      > what the problem. When they got to Fourth Ave, there was Bill, setting in
      > the driver's seat, sound asleep. He never lived it down.
      >
      > Roland
      >
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Dicarlo, Gino <Gino.Dicarlo@...>
      > To: <FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Sunday, March 11, 2001 3:42 PM
      > Subject: RE: [FJGRailroad] F. J. & G. reserectedl
      >
      >
      > >
      > > Roland,
      > >
      > > When you talk passenger business, do you mean business from the busses
      and
      > > the
      > > trips to Broadalbin and Fonda by steam?
      > >
      > > Gino DiCarlo
      > > ----------------------------------
      > >
      > >
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      > Visit The Greater Capital District Railfan Assocation At
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