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Article taken from:

The Daily News, of McKeesport, Pennsylvania.

Date of article: Thursday, May 16, 1963

Subject: Ken Williams and his park train manufacturing business. The article focuses on a particular 36" gauge loco and train that was in the process of being shipped to an amusement park near Phoenix, Arizona. The train is no longer there today, but from what I've been able to dig up, is in storage, in El Paso, Texas.

If anyone has any more recent news on this train, please let me know (

Click the three links below to download scans of the original article.

Note: The newsprint that this article was scanned from was very old, yellow, and brittle. I did my best to "clean it up" after scanning it, but the quality is still marginal.

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