2018: 50th anniversary of the PC merger!

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2018: 50th anniversary of the PC merger!

Post by Franklin Gowen » Fri Feb 02, 2018 1:28 am

Fifty (!!!) years ago yesterday - February 1, 1968 - was the first 24 hours of the Penn Central.
"What a long, strange trip it's been." :wink:
Hard, indeed, to believe that PRR and NYC have now been mere ghosts for a full half-century.
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