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Railroads / Private Cars #116888

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 02, 1988
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Comparison of airplane and railroad travel noted. Report introduced.

(On railroad car: Gary Shepard) Travel by private railroad cars attached to Amtrak trains featured; history of American railroad travel reviewed; scenes shown of trains and from MGM's "North By Northwest". Nostalgic lifestyle on private railroad cars detailed; scenes shown. [Tour operator Rod PICK - comments.] [Passenger Ernie CUNNINGHAM - recalls riding train as youth.] Luxurious car owned by restaurateur Dante Stevenson shown. [PASSENGER - comments.]

Shepard, Gary;
Simpson, Carole

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