Dad, trains, and me

A son remembers a special encounter with a Grand Trunk 4-8-4, and all that it stood for

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There I am, 11 years old, dwarfed by the Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 on the next track during its stop at Pontiac, Mich., on March 24, 1960. This picture [following page] represents several things to me: Gratitude for my father’s appreciation of my lov...

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