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RE: [FJGRailroad] Profs and news

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  • joseph Klapkowski
    have the artical from the LH that talks about the rebuild and there is a photo. I will look for it tonight. ...
    Message 1 of 3 , Mar 2, 2004
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      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@...>
      >Reply-To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      >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...
      >-----Original Message-----
      >From: andrewsfusco [mailto:fusco@...]
      >Sent: Tuesday, March 02, 2004 1:54 PM
      >To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      >Subject: [FJGRailroad] Profs and news
      >Hey guys:
      > 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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