Polishing the rails for General Electric

How a New York Central yard job tried to make a good impression on a major customer
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In a lifetime of reading about railroading, I've seen the phrase "polishing the rails" in reference to fast freights or premier passenger trains speeding down a main line. However, my father, a locomotive engineer with New York Central, polished the ...

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