Racing south on the Southern Belle

A veteran KCS hogger vowed to make a cab visitor “scared to death” as he made up time to Shreveport
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Back in 1968, when I first hired out on the Kansas City Southern Railway, I bid on and was assigned to the “second trick” operator’s position at De Queen, Ark. By that time, passenger service on the KCS had been reduced to one train...

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