COVER STORY

Bill Miller’s Christmas layout

FEATURED ARTICLES

THREE Great layouts in this issue!
Brian Vaill’s Christmas in the City layout
Bill Miller’s Christmas layout
David Smith and his Storable Layout
In the Observation Car, Bill Bramlage shows us
his whimsical portrayal of the “Scale Police”

HOW TO

Alex Muller Builds the John Galt Research Center
Peter Riddle, Maximum Action/Minimum Space

HERE’S AN IDEA

Eliot Scher – “Hide & Peek”
Hiding lighting in an open power plant

PRODUCT REVIEWS

The Lionel Legacy H7 2-8-8-2
and
The RMT GG1 and N5c

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Miller Engineering Life Savers Sign & Drunken Clam Sign
3rd Rail Timken 4-Aces 4-8-4
Menard’s “Camaraderie” Bar & Grill
Woodland Scenics Landmark Structures Kits (2 ea.)
Bachmann E-Z Streets Auto
TCA Metro. Div. TOFC
LITTLE Hopper
3 New Woodland Scenics Built-Up Structures

BACKSHOP

Building A New Layout: Part 2 – Making Beautiful Backdrops

COLLECTOR’S GALLERY

Lionel’s Modern Hell Gate Bridge

HELPER ENGINE

Vehicle Trains

SCENE ALONG RAILS

Jay Brown – Metrolink’s Holiday Train

DEALER ROUNDHOUSE

Check out OGR DEALERS from all over the country!

READER’S RAILS

Photos from…
Ken Schaumberger
Jeff Filipek
Jim Steed
Jerry Thomas
Daniel Gura
Bob Harris
Gary Noel