COVER STORY

Up From The Ashes – After a devastating fire, Frank Battaglia re-builds his 3-rail layout.

PUBLISHER’S CORNER

Old Friends
A Train Layout for Iraq
The New York, Trumbull & Boston
A Layout for Fun and Show

PRODUCT REVIEWS

Add TMCC to RMT Beeps
MTH RailKing GP20 Diesel
Ready Made Toys “Buddy”

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENTS

CB&Q Hudson from 3rd Rail
Small Factory from Korber Models
Trainman Caboose from Atlas O
Auto and Helicopter 1:43 models from Asheville Diecast
O Gauge Ground Throws from Caboose Industries
Novelty Layouts from Manco
Hobbyitst’s Square from Midwest Products
Milwaukee Road GP35 (Atlas) from Petersen Supply
Vinyl Roadbed from Hobby Innovations
AAR 1923 Box Car from Atlas O
Heavyweight Coaches from Golden Gate Depot
Battery Eliminator from Dallee Electronics
Anheuser-Busch Set from MTH Electric Trains
Outside rail Conroller from Three-Rail Innovations
Department Store from Diecast Direct
Military Flat Car Loads from Depot at Harrington Park
Custom Tank Car from Dunham’s Toy Trains

BACKSHOP

Backshop Foreman Jim Barrett Shows You All About Jones Plugs

COLLECTOR’S GALLERY

The “Flyer Factor” and Two Great Lionel Operating Cars

DEALER ROUNDHOUSE

Check out OGR DEALERS from all over the country!