Vol. 43, No. 2 (2019-2)
Issue No. 279
Norfolk Gets a Second Train
by Bill Schafer — Amtrak frequency between Washington and Norfolk gets doubled, and at the same time now provides thrice-daily service to the Hampton Roads region.
A Tale of Three Stations
by Karl Zimmermann — Stations along the Santa Fe trail see a revival. Columnist Karl checks out three of particular note.
An Alaskan Adventure
by Frank Keller — Author Frank Keller returns with an update on what’s happening in Alaska for this coming travel season.
Passenger Trains of the Delaware & Hudson
by Elbert Simon — How a modest-size Northeastern carrier made a big splash with its passenger operations.
Trip Report: To Dallas on the Texas Eagle
by Mike Schafer — Two White River staffers—one of them an Amtrak virgin—sample the Texas Eagle and Dallas’ fine transit system.
Trail Blazer: Take a Ride on the (Former) Reading
by Steve Ferrell — Author Steve Ferrell goes trail-blazing again in metro Philadelphia, riding the suburban lines that formerly belonged to the Reading Company.
On The Point/Editorial by Mike Schafer
The Journal/Edited by George Fletcher
North American Intercity/Karl Zimmermann
Capitol Unlimited/by Jim Matthews, NARP President and CEO
Window on the World/Kevin McKinney
LeisureRail/Ted and Sylvia Blishak
Rush Hour/Kevin McKinney
Capitol Unlimited/Jim Matthews
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