RE: [FJGRailroad] Profs and news
- have the artical from the LH that talks about the rebuild and there is a
photo. I will look for it tonight.
>From: "Dicarlo, Gino" <Gino.Dicarlo@...>_________________________________________________________________
>To: "'FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com'" <FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com>
>Subject: RE: [FJGRailroad] Profs and news
>Date: Tue, 2 Mar 2004 13:03:07 -0600
>Actually, I got one of my Battenkill Railroad pictures in the
>December issue of Railpace. Unless someone takes the two free
>issues I got for trade, we are SOL! Heck with the A&A 111, the
>#30 herself is probably available. By the way, is the 111 the
>engine that was fixed in Gloversville?
>Thanks for the kind words...
>From: andrewsfusco [mailto:fusco@...]
>Sent: Tuesday, March 02, 2004 1:54 PM
>Subject: [FJGRailroad] Profs and news
> Major profs are due our esteemed leader, Gino DeCarlo. My
>copy of the March 2004 issue of Railpace Magazine arrived
>yesterday and there on page 45 is a photo by Gino himself.
> It is a very handsome shot of CSX engine #4408 spotting a
>hopper at Fiberglas Industries on the Kelloggs Branch along
>Route 5 in east Amsterdam, NY. Congrats on getting
>published my man!!!!
> For the record, Gino uses Ektacrome 100 slide film.
> In other news in the same issue, the New England section
>of the magazine answers the Berlin Mills question I posed here
>recently. And the NY column notes that Attica & Arcade's 44-tonner
>#110, which got an engine rebuild in G-ville in the late
>70s and which worked the FJ&G for a week's test following
>the repairs, has been acquired by the non-profit "Friends
>of the A & A Inc." for preservation. Also it says her sister,
>#111---which was pictured in the Jan. issue of CTC Board
>Magazine (the magazine that also had the FJ&G shot in the
>railroading Albany are in the '70s story) is for sale.
> So may I propose the following: Gino, take the money
>you earned from getting published, buy #111 and have her
>shipped to Gloversville, and when we all get together for
>this summer's reunion, we can paint her over to FJG #30.
>Deal? ---Andy Fusco
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