My Library - The Marker Lamp Vol 62 #4 2016 Articles

President's Message

Page:
3
Author:
Steve Barkley
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Description:
Upcoming LSR elections. Position changes and openings.

Mixed Freight

Page:
4
Author:
Riley Triggs
Category:
Operations
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author shares his philosophy about operations on his layout.

Model for the FBI

Page:
8
Author:
Leo Palitti
Category:
Dioramas
Scale:
HO
Description:
The author is commissioned to build a model of the Branch Davidian compound for a court trial. He used a local engraver to cut all the wall and roof pieces out of styrene to speed up the process. Includes photos of the diorama, and the story of him bringing it to court.

Elf Saga

Page:
12
Author:
Don Kimmel
Category:
Railroading
Description:
Stories about the Holiday Express train.

Crescent City Progress Report

Page:
18
Author:
Ken Mason
Category:
Layout Construction
Scale:
HO
Description:
A progress report on the Crescent City Model Railroad Club's layout construction. Includes several layout photos.

Mid-Continent Region Car Project

Page:
24
Author:
unaccredited
Category:
Freight Cars - Refrigerator Cars
Scale:
HO
Description:
40 wood refrigerator car kits lettered for the St. Louis Refrigerator Car Company produced by Accurail.

13 Experiences with JMRI at the Mid-South Model RR Club

Page:
26
Author:
Art Weller
Category:
Electronics
Description:
Tips and tricks for using JMRI.

Trinity River Division Active in the Hobby

Page:
32
Author:
Ken Towery
Category:
Model Railroad Organizations
Description:
Recent happenings at the division of the LSR, with photos of the participants' achievements.

Nominations

Page:
39
Author:
Blake Blogs
Category:
Model Railroads and People
Description:
The author reports on his summer activities, which includes model building, and traveling to Colorado.