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Early Trucking Memories


The man who’d brought me into trucking, turned me loose in a 1970 Cabover International, running from Omaha to Southern California once a week. I’d spent the previous 3 months proving myself to Jim and the man he was leased to, by hauling … Continue reading

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Iron Horses & Iron Bridges


Iron Horses & Iron Bridges – Rail Travel If you “google” Steam Train History, you will be presented with 1,810,000 results! I was searching for a particular event I witnessed a few years ago. It was an awe-inspiring, adventure fulfilling, … Continue reading

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Reflected Train


Steam Engine Reflected Train In 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Pacific Railway Act, opening the way for the iron horse to transport mail, cargo and people across Midwest prairie and California mountains.† When the hammer’s final blow struck a … Continue reading

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