DOES ANYONE KNOW WHEN AND WHERE THE FIRST TRAIN WAS EVER FILMED? The Arrival of the Mail Train, (“The Train Pulling into a Station”) … is a French, short, black ad white silent documentary, filmed, directed and produced by Auguste and Louis Lumiere. The Lumière Brothers were the first to develop the “short film” and […]

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This year marks the 150 Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railway. Makes a great Father’s Day Gift! Be the first on your block to have a set of the 1869 “CP – UP Centennial” locomotives from LGB. Orders are being accepted at The Original Whistle Stop in Pasadena CA. A very limited number of these are […]

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