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Orient Express Auction #491232

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 09, 1977
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(Studio) railroad coaches from Orient Express train auctioned in Monte Carlo.
REPORTER: Gerald Harrington

(Monte Carlo, Monaco) Royalty, celebrities, train buffs ride cars from Nice, France, to Monte Carlo, include Princess Grace of Monaco. Chef has stove trouble; fills parlor car with smoke. Auction filmed. James Sherwood of Lexington, Kentucky, buys two of the cars. [SHERWOOD - will use train cars to take people to luxury hotel in Venice.] Dining car goes to Swiss bidder. Mysterious Frenchman buys other cars.
REPORTER: John Palmer

Reporter(s):
Harrington, Gerald;
Palmer, John
Duration:
00:02:30

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