1960 NRHS convention questions

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Mon Sep 16 20:41:52 EDT 2019

To illustrate Bob’s mention of the trip over to Saltville here is my photo
made that day of No. 11 with my wife, Maiddie
, adding a little interest. (She is a Saltville native.). I also have
images of the convention train itself filled with happy passengers (in a
gondola car as I remember).

Mike Pierry, Jr.

On Sun, Sep 15, 2019 at 9:02 PM NW Mailing List <nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org>

> I have 2 Kodachromes of SOU 4192 with captions stating Natural Tunnel,
> 9-1960.  Green F-7 with N&W coaches.  I tried finding info about this
> convention on the NRHS site but nothing there (several 1957 videos if
> you’re interested).
> What were the details about this convention?  I know 475 and a Southern
> Silverside gon (brand new) were displayed in Bristol and I’ve seen a poor
> slide of 2 Redbirds hauling a passenger train, likely a special with
> conventioneers, at the Abingdon station.  I’d like to know more about this
> convention, especially excursion trips.
> Jim King
> http://smokymountainmodelworks.com/
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