The Click of the Rails

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The Railroader, 1929 - Railroads - 180 pages
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Contents

TABLE of CONTENTS
7
CHAPTER III
53
CHAPTER IV
63
Copyright

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19th Century Abraham Lincoln accidents air brake airship anthracite asked assist automobile ballast Baltimore & Ohio Bill blood pressure body boiler brake rigging brakeman brakes broad gauge cannot carriers cars cause cerned chain stores cial coal come conductor Confederate army cooperation Cornwall crew crosshead crossing curves days of railroading deadheaded dear reader Decatur derailments ditions dollars don't drivers driving axle driving wheels duties employees engine engine or caboose equipment false faces feel fire firebox fireman firing an engine flanges flapper flivver freight garden hoe gauge engine George Washington give Graysville hand brakes handle hard boiled highways hogger Hopefield horse sense However indigestion interest Interstate Commerce Commission keep killed labor lative lawn mower Little John Little Rock lives locomotive locomotive engineers lubrication malaria managers miles per hour mind narrow gauge neighbors never nomical November 9 oil burner Old Ironsides operation orders organized organized labor palace on wheels passenger pecans person Philadelphia physi Pontotoc posi quired rail railroads rapid transit render road roadmaster Rochester rolling stock rules safety sandhouse Sandusky schedule scoop of coal side rods slacker slag smokebox something awful Southern Pacific Railroad speed steam engine steamboat stomach stop strikebreakers tallow Tennessee thing thought Tigrett tion tonnage track train train crew train orders transportation travelers traveling card trip trouble vacuum brake valve wheels wrecker

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