Held for Orders: Being Stories of Railroad Life by Frank H. Spearman

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Author Spearman, Frank H. (Frank Hamilton), 1859-1937
Illustrator Hambidge, Jay, 1867-1924
Title Held for Orders: Being Stories of Railroad Life
Contents The switchman's story: Shockley -- The wiper's story: How McGrath got an engine -- The roadmaster's story: The Spider Water -- The striker's story: McTerza -- The despatcher's story: The last order -- The nightman's story: Bullhead -- The master mechanic's story: Delaroo -- The operator's story: De Molay four -- The trainmaster's story: Of the old guard -- The yellow mail story: Jimmie the Wind.
Language English
LoC Class PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature
Subject Fiction
Subject Short stories, American
Subject Railroad stories
Category Text
EBook-No. 34365
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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