Close Call for the Scout

A Santa Fe passenger train dodges an errant Rock Island Mikado
Railroader4
I hired out in 1944 with the Santa Fe as an agent/operator apprentice and in August was assigned to the agent/operator pool. In about a year I was 26th up from the bottom of the list, so I was able to successfully bid on some openings.One night in a...

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