S Gaugian September October 2000 Vol XXXVIII No 5
30 THE LUXURY TRAIN TO FLORIDA: THE ACL CHAMPION by Wayne Beachy
Wayne had always admired this New York-to-Miami passenger train, so starting with an American Models FP-7, he set out to create his own.
10 AMERICAN FLYER COLLECTION FETCHES LOFTY PRICES AT AUCTION
You might be surprised to see some of the prices that an American Flyer collection garnered at an Indianapolis auction lastThis flat car with Corvette and #24052 Erie June.box sold for $467.50.
20 HOW DID THEY DO THAT? BUILDING THE GIANT S SCALE LAYOUT IN CINCINNATI What may be the largest S scale layout in the world is under construction in Cincinnati, Ohio. These photos show the behind-the-scenes artists who created the layout.
38 THE GP-7 SWITCHER FROM GM'S ELECTROMOTIVE DIVISION by Carl Byron Sometimes thought of as an "ugly duckling," the GP-7 proved to be a worthy workhorse for many railroads over a period of many decades, and also a popular AF model.
4 S Briefs
6 S Messages
8 Product Reviews
22 Scale Scene
33 American Flyer Collector's Column
42 Club Car
45 Book Shelf
47 Video Screen
49 S Clubs
50 Ad Directory
51 S Ads, S Events, Dealer Directory