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** 1997 Major Articles Only **

A full index with employee updates, photograph, drawings, latest news, modelers info, etc.., is available from the KRHS, eMAIL for pricing.
March 1997
Plan Completed For A New St. Louis Terminal, by Ray George: photos and text ..... about Rail Terminal in St. Louis, p 3
1870 M-K-T Frieght House Finds A New Home, by Lynn Johnston: photos and text
..... about plans for moving and restoring Katy freight house at Ft. Scott, KS, pp 6-9
Katy's Steel Plate Loading Flat Car Duo, by Jerry Pitts: photos and text
..... Modeler's Corner about M-K-T flat car dedicated for steel plating, pp 10-11
Part VII, Diesels of the M-K-T, by John Merman: photos and text
.....about Katy Diesel Doodlebugs and Budd RDC, pp12-14
June 1997
Denison's Diamond Jubilee, by Jerry Pitts: photos and text
.....about Sept. 1947 celebration of the Katy's 1872 arrival in Denison, Tx, pp 3-12
Katy Depot Update, Temple, Texas: photos and text
..... plans for M-K-T depot at Sedalia, MO, p 13
Taylor, TX History Recalled, by Jerry Pitts: photos and text
.....about history of building through Taylor TX and the Katy Depot,p 14
September 1997
Former Katy Railroad Diesel Shop Damaged, by Vic Stillwell: photos and text
..... reprint of article on fire at diesel shops from Parsons Sun on July 8, 1997, p 4-5
Company To Bring In Own Investigator: by Vic Stillwell: text
..... reprint of article on fire at diesel shops from Parsons Sun on July 9, 1997, p 5
Additional Info On Shop Fire, by Norman Arnold: photos and text
..... account of fire by KRHS member and Parsons fireman, Norman Almond, p 6
the Katy Flea(ced) Them, by Jerry Pitts: drawing and text
..... reprint of humorous article from Nov 1947 M-K-T Employee Magazine, p 7
City Will Move, Utilize Katy's Historic Depot, by J.C. Gresham: photos and text
..... about plans for moving and restoring Katy Depot at Temple, TX, pp 8-9
Part VIII, Diesels of the M-K-T, by John Merman: photos and text
.....about Katy Denison Tie Plant's narrow gauge engines, pp10-11
50 Years Ago, New Katy Service Innovations, by Jerry Pitts: drawings and text
..... about innovations brought to rail travel by the Katy Railroad, pp 12-13
December 1997
Part IX, Diesels of the M-K-T, by John Merman: photos and text
..... about M-K-T built diesel road slugs, pp 4-6
Historic M-K-T Trackage Removed From Service, from Gulf Coast Railroading:
photos and text ..... about dismantling of ex Katy track from Houston to Katy, TX, p 7
Engineer Shielded Son But Both Die, by J.C. Gresham: photos and text
..... accounts of train wreck on M-K-T near Elgin, TX, pp 8-9
Wichita Falls, Texas-The Truth Is Out There!, by Geoff Richards: drawing and text
..... accounts of railfan trip to Wichita Falls, TX, pp 10-11
50 Years Ago - Moment In Time: Katy Elevator Sold, by Jerry Pitts:photo and text
about history and sale of Katy owned grain elevator complex in Kansas City, KS, p 14
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