Old 04-19-2012, 12:44 AM   #1
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Default Southern California Local Freight Field Guide available

As some of you are aware, I have been keeping a running list of local SoCal freights the last couple years.

Now, through the magic of POD publishing, I am making it availble to all.

https://www.createspace.com/3846236

It is not a picture book, just lots of facts... and the truth of the matter is that you can probably find most of the information if you want to do the work of searching. What the book gives you is all the info in one convenient place and written out in a bit clearer manner than is found on the net.

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Old 04-19-2012, 01:28 AM   #2
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...and from as far west as El Segundo to as far east as El Centro.
I left my wallet in El Segundo.

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As it may be unclear to some, my post was with humorous intent, however successful in content.
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I left my wallet in El Segundo.

Do you want me to go find it?
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Do you want me to go find it?
Old school hip hop reference...I know most people won't get it.
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Nice. I wish someone did one for Chicago.
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Old school hip hop reference...I know most people won't get it.
Well, I am old school, but I'm not hip hop.

Of course, I am old enough that I hear Red Foxx on Sanford & Son anytime someone mentions El Segundo.
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Well, I am old school, but I'm not hip hop.

Of course, I am old enough that I hear Red Foxx on Sanford & Son anytime someone mentions El Segundo.
For 22 years I've been thinking about my wallet whenever someone mentions El Segundo.


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Q-Tip... of course. Who can forget Q-Tip?
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Wanted to let the SoCal folk know that the book is now eligible for free shipping (when bundled) at Amazon...

http://www.amazon.com/Southern-Calif...5983748&sr=1-1
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Old 08-18-2012, 04:22 PM   #12
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Updates have been posted -- http://socallocalfreight.blogspot.com/
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There is a new version of the So Cal Local Freight Guide now - vastly improved (much cleaner information - at least 50% updated). There are also photos now (BW), historic locals, existing RR structures in So Cal, model railroad information in So Cal, and much, much more.

http://www.amazon.com/Southern-Calif..._gw_p_t_1_TEY4
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