COVER STORY

Jim & Linda Quick’s Red Pine River Railroad

FEATURED ARTICLES

David Smith’s Marx Christmas layout
Jim Policastro, Tour Cars
Ralph & Laura Averill’s Door Layout
Peter Riddle, Lionel’s Heritage Series

HERE’S AN IDEA

Bill Bramlage Creates Some Fireworks!

PRODUCT REVIEWS

The MTH Dash-8 and the 3rd Rail GN 2-6-8-0 M2

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Menards Structures or Menards Billboards
Atlas Switch Controller Box
Woodland Scenics (2nd & 3rd new buildings)
Kalmbach Lionel Showroom Layouts Book
3rd Rail

BACKSHOP

Backshop Foreman Jim Barrett shows you how to put dead space to good use.

COLLECTOR’S GALLERY

A Painless Way to Upgrade Lionel Conventional Geeps…well, maybe…

HELPER ENGINE

Switch on Command

DEALER ROUNDHOUSE

Check out OGR DEALERS from all over the country!

READER’S RAILS

Pictures from:
Mike Caruso
Bobby Daniels/Ron Timma
Tom Medicus
Brian Vail

INSIDERS

Ready Made Toys – A little “Beep” started it all …