More on last runs of 611

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Thu Nov 21 11:23:23 EST 2013

I believe that was the December 1964 issue, as I recall. I may still have
it buried in a box of magazines somewhere. It's been a few years since I've
seen it.

Greg Harrod

In a message dated 11/21/2013 10:34:26 A.M. Eastern Standard Time,
nw-mailing-list at writes:

There was also a neat article in Trains titled "Man in a Hurry" sometime
in the 1960's on the run across the dismal swamp before the October 1959 run
to Williamson. Don't remember the year or issue but it gives a superb
account of that run at 90-100 mph as I remember, when D.P. Morgan was editor of

Bob Cohen

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