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BTO # 145, Fall 2012
Feature Articles

In this issue...

2012 Tampa Convention Review in Pictures
Get a taste of “Havin’ Fun in the Florida Sun”...

Santa Fe Convention Update and Schedule

Read all about the final plans for the 2013 convention in Santa Fe, NM including latest information on the Banquet at the Cowgirl BBQ cafe 
and how you can receive a FREE convention t-shirt! 
Early-bird Registration Form included.


Hungarian Railway Museum
Visit this special railroad museum in Budapest, Hungary, with over 100 pieces of train history. A report by John Rogers of LGB Tours


A New Design in Portable Displays
This unique display was front and center at the Tampa Convention

The First Look at the 2013 Santa Fe Convention 2-car Set.
Order this special set now... Order Form included

Order extra copies of the 2013 35th Anniversary Calendar
The perfect gift for the train enthusiast on your Christmas list.

Santa has a few left!

There’s still time to order the limited edition Holiday Engine 
and receive it before the holidays.

PLUS more...

It's the same things your whole life. Clean up your room, Stand up straight, Pick up your feet, Take it like a man, Be nice to your sister, Don't mix beer and wine, ever. Oh yeah, Don't drive on the railroad track. - Phil: Groundhog Day (1993)


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