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BTO # 140, Summer 2011
Feature Articles

The Summer 2011 issue of the BTO is scheduled to mail June 1... 
watch for it in your mailbox!

In this issue...

2010 National Garden Railway Convention: A report by Kathy Nassif

LGB Tour: Highlights of the tour through the alps of Switzerland and Italy


Holiday Display: the LGBMRRC of Chicago’s annual display 
at the Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL


A Toaster Train: One-of-a-kind!

National Railroad Museum: The other winner from Green Bay, WI


  • Nominations for BTOC Board members election announcement

  • Call for entries for the BTOC 2012 Calendar contest

  • Boston/20ll Convention: Last chance information

  • Railroad Hobby Show: A report by Dennis Mead

  • First information on the 2012 convention in Tampa

  • and much more...

I'm the kind of person who just can't wait to get on a train and not know where I'm going. I definitely want to live life to the fullest. - Summer Altice


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