Railway Age 1937 May 15 Burlington Streamline Locomotive KCS SP

Railway Age 1937 May 15 Burlington Streamline Locomotive KCS SP

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Railway Age 1937 May 15 Burlington Streamline Locomotive KCS SP
 
Railway Age 1937 May 15
In This Issue
Burlington Builds Streamline Steam Locomotive . . . 823
An article describing the first of two units, from the West Burlington shops, which are especially designed for high-speed passenger service.
Locomotive Design and Rail Stresses  825
G. M. Magee, assistant engineer, Kansas City Southern, discusses the reduction of maximum rail stresses by suitable design of locomotives and by changing characteristics of existing motive power.
Switching Limits Established in the Middle of a Bay . 829
Tells how the Southern Pacific adopted unusual operating methods in handling material for San Francisco-Oakland bridge.
EDITORIALS
Can Unions Afford to Countenance "Rackets"?  819
A Time to Stand Firm 821
American Locomotives for Chinese Railways 821
Large Railway Buying in First Quarter 822
GENERAL ARTICLES
Burlington Builds Streamline Steam Locomotive 823
Freight Car Loading 824
Locomotive Design and Rail Stresses, by G. M. Magee 825
Switching Limits Established in the Middle of a Bay 829
146 Million Pick-Up in First Quarter Buying 830
Would Regulate Holding Companies 831
Electro-Motive Instruction Car 832
Reduced South-C. F. A. Refrigeration Charges 833
COMMUNICATIONS  834
NEW BOOKS  835
ODDS AND ENDS  835
NEWS  836

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