Railway Society, Minutes for July 16, 2016
Baggus called the meeting to order @ 2:30. (27 members were present)
the group that the “Rails into the Mountains of West Virginia” bus
trip is completely sold out. A waiting list for cancellation has
been set up.
is in contact with T.C.A. and will be meeting them in the coming
John and Tina
Weimer have been at work inventorying the clubs trailer’s contents.
They have spent numerous days in Brownsville completing the job. At
the same time, John has installed all new electronics to run the
Club’s trains and he reconfigured the wooden box that holds the for
mentioned items. John can show you how to operate the new 4 track
controllers, just ask.
We have a new
Pennsylvania Train for the raffle @ Brownsville’s “National Pike
Steam Show” on August 12, 13 & 14. Help is needed to work the show.
So far only TWO people have signed up for Sat. and five
signed for Sunday. We will need more help…let Keith know if you can
help with the show. Show time are 10 – 4 each day.
Plans for the
Christmas Party @ Jaden’s Catering were discussed. Jackie Magri
volunteered to handle the food selections. Help with the party was
requested and Al & Shirley Hartman volunteered, Bob & Carol Gettemy
said they would make the favors.
Our host for this
meeting, Bill Patterson was magnanimous. From the refreshments and
before dinner treats to the great meal, his two daughters and son
couldn’t have been more gracious. The generosity of his gift of all
the buildings on his R.R. as well of two boxes of people to the
P.G.R.S. was overwhelming. Many members took advantage of the price
reduction on all of his rolling stock and left the meeting with
their arms full. Thank you again for hosting the great meeting!!!!
A motion was
made @ 3:40 by Al Hartman and seconded by John Weimer to adjourn the
by: Alycefaye Stewart
I brought one
building home from the meeting to renovate it for the club BUT
there were extra parts that go to another building. See Picture.
I’ll bring them to Brownsville Show.