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Don Mestan’s Christmas layout

Publisher’s Corner

A Tale of Two Bridges

Editor’s Corner

New Beginnings…Again

Feature Articles

COVER STORY – Don Mestan’s
Christmas Past/Christmas Present layout

Feature Layouts

  • Bob Haglock – CSX Railroading by a Chessie System Vet
  • Ken Hoganson – Summit Canyon on a Shelf track plan


  • Bill Bramlage Builds a Wall-Hugging City
  • Will Rothfuss Creates Cool Winter Trees

Product Showcase

  • Lionel Star Trek Set
  • Menards Lumber Yard
  • Menards Candy Cars

Here’s An Idea…

Bill Bramlage, Odds and Ends

Jim Barrett in the Backshop

Building a Layout: Controlling Lighting with an AIU

Collector’s Gallery

MPC Small Hudsons:
Decorative Advancements & Technical Evolution

Product Reviews, by Eric Siegel

  • MTH Stone Mountain Scenic Railroad
    RailKing GP7
  • Lionel Prewar-Inspired O Gauge State Set

Dispatcher’s Log

Bryce Manz: A Young Hobbyist’s Christmas Vision

Readers’ Rails

Several great photos from:

  • Harold Adams
  • David Gale
  • Henry Hadland III
  • Stan Gitler
  • Paul Davis
  • Don McCuaig

Second Section

Mod Squad (Modular Layout) Shares Our Hobby

Dealer Roundhouse

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