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Silver Streak 1976

¬† 20th Century Fox What could be finer than a movie featuring classic GMD cab units pulling a matched set of Budd-built streamlined passenger equipment? When Amtrak balked at having its equipment used for a murder/mystery, Canada stepped in to … Continue reading

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The Silver Streak 1934

I first heard about this RKO Pictures movie in the book, Diesels West! by David P. Morgan¬† (Kalmbach Publishing, 1963, LOC #62-19987). On page 64, there is a picture of the Burlington Railroad’s original 1934 streamliner, Pioneer Zephyr, with a … Continue reading

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