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GENERAL INDEX-Continued

(Illustraied articles are indicated thus*; Editorials thust; Letters to Editor thus:]
American Railway Association: (Continued)
American Railway Engineering Association: (Con.

Amendment to, 8481, 860
Powell, L. R., Jr., Address ot, 1420D90* tinued)

Ashton Back-Pressure Gages, 1420D 57*
Proceedings, 1420D87*, 1420 D 133*, Report on Electricity. 560D 129*

Asia-Europe Railway Conference, 652
14201142*, 1490D34*
Report on Grade Crossings, 560D 186*

Associated Traffic Clubs of America: Officers,
Registration, 1420DII, 1420 D84, 1420D1157, Report on Iron and Steel Structures, 5601 80*

1461
1420D117, 1420D118, 1490031, 1490176, Report on Masonry, 5600159+, 560D 169 Association of Clerical Employees : Southern Pa-
1490D102, 1490D129, 14900185
Report on Rail, 560D 181*, 560D 183*

cific, Permanent Injunction Restrains, 984
Report Classification of Material, Report on Records and Accounts, 560D166* Association of Manufaciurers of Chi..ed Car
14200 101
Report on Roadway, 560D 174*

Wheels : Single-Plate Wheel, 1493D49*,
Report on Control of Line Stocks, 1490D34* Report on Rules and Organization, 560D85*

1490 D 1621, 1490D 164*
Report on Delivery of Material to Users, Report on Shops and Locomotive Terminals, Association of Railway Claim Agents: Annual
1420D160*, 1490037
560D77*

Meeting, 1520*
Report on Equipment Buying, 1490 D48*

Report on Signals and Interlocking, 5600117 Association of Railway Electrical Engineers: Con.
Report on Fire Prevention, 1490D44*
Report Stresses in Track, 56001597,

vention, Semi-annual, 1420D641, 11200 140
Report Forest Products, 1420D103*,

560D173*

· Association of Railway Executives:
1420 D150
Report on Standardization, 560D72*

Aishton, R. H., Cup to, 14217, 144, 1510*
Report on Fuel, 1490 D43*
Report on Ties, 560D527, 560D68*

Duncan, C. S.. on Denison Bill, 8481, 855,
Report on Manufacturing Material, 1490D38* Report on Track, 560D114t, 560D138*

860
Report on Office Methods, 1420D 149*

Report on Uniform General Contract Forms, Express Business, Consider Buying, 330, 373,
Report on Organization, 1420D 154*
560D60*

597, 763, 1065
Report on Reclamation, 1420D 155*
Report on Water Service, 560D62*

Meeting ai Atlantic City, 1456
Report on Safety Rules, 149CD45*
Report on Wood Preservation, 560D 178*

Motor Transport Regulation; I. C. C. Exam-
Report on Standardization, 1420D151
Report Wooden Bridges and Trestles,

iner's Report, 497
Report on Stationery Supplies and Print-

560D 527, 560D82*

Association of Railway Purchasing Agents' Con-
ing, 1420D157
Report on Yards and Terminals, 560D1131,

vention in 1878, 1490 D29
Report on Store Department Book of Rules,

560D121*, 560D 1597

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe:
1420D96*
Rivers and Harbors Committee, 560D34

Air Service, Joint Rail., 1163, 11857
Report on Uniform Accounting, 14200 162* Rollo and His Pop, Little, 560D26, 560D88,

Annual Report, 941
Report on Unit Pricing, 1490D41*

560D144, 5600196

Dividend Basis, 10 Per Cent, 831
Terminal Storekeeping, 1420D102
Successíul Year, A, 560017

Farm Train Tour, 823
Waterman, J. H., Address of, 1420091*
Work of. 560D28

Fast Freight to California, 1306, 14917
Safety Section :
American Railway Express Company:

Locomotive, Santa Fe 4-8-4 Type, 1279*
Annual Meeting, 1159, 1197
Air Service Extended, 825

Loss and Damage Prevention Committee,
Programs, 209, 547, 932, 1414
Railroads Planning to Do Business, 330, 373,

Meeting of, 690
Signal Section :

597, 763, 1065

Physical Examinations, 1522
Annual Convention, 3427, 560D37, 560D5", American Railway Magazine Editors' Associa-

Santa Fe Transportation Company, 256, 12391,
560D517. 560D95*, 6117
tion: Annual Convention, 1205*. 1226

1241*, 1476
B & 0. Exhibit, 560D2+
American Railway Master Mechanics' Association's

"Santa Fe System Lines Bulletin," 880
Broadens Vision of Members, 560D 527

Convention in 1894, 1490D 59*

Storey, W. B., on Outlook, 10*
Committee of Direction, 560D 109*
American Railway Master Mechanics (See Ameri.

Ties, Size of Holes for Pre-Boring, 560D69*
DeMeritt, E. B., on Train Operation by

can Railway Association-Division V)

Track Scales, Standardization of. 804
Signal Indication; C. of G., 560016* American Railway Products Compan", Inc. : Cot-

Train Control Approved, 822
Electric Lamps, 560D12

ter Key and Pin Collar, Self-Opening, 966*,

Wage Increase to Telegraphers, 251
Little Rollo and His Pop, 560D26, 560D88,

1292*

Athletic Association Organized; C. & N. W., 1169
560D 144, 560D196
American Rolling Mills Company: Merger Ru.

Atlanta, Ga.: Southern Railway Employees Moved
McKeown, H. A., Address of, 560D7
mored. 604

from Washington, D. C., to, 330, 597
Memorial Service, 560D5
American Short Line Railroad Association:

Atlanta, Ga.: Time Zone, 690
Officers, New, 560D 109*

Annual Crevention in Mexico Cit". 1199*

Atlantic City Exhibits (See Railway Supply Manu-
Personnel Changes in, 560027
Car-Hire Settlement Rules, 764, 805, 871

facturers' Association)
Registration, 560D29, 560D 109

Consolidation Bill, Parker, 405

Atlantic City: Farewell to Pier, 1490D163†
Report of Committee of Direction, 56008

Recapture. Relief from 203. 354 601

Atlantic City Meetings (See American Railway
Report on A.C. Block Signaling, 560D 511, American Society for Testing Maarjale: Annual

Association)
560D98*

Convention, 149001237. 1490 D'25

Atlantic City Railroad: Motor Coach Operation
Report on Chemicals, 560D101*
American Society of Civil Engineers: Virginian

Opposed, 1751, 211, 490
Report
D.C. Automatic Signaling,

Atlantic Coast Line :
5600105*

Electrification, Report on. 3424
American Society of Mechanical Enrineers :

Elliott, George B., President, 976*
Report on Economics of Signaling, 560D15*, Chicago Section, Meeting of. 326

Kenly, John R., Death of, 590*
560D521
Iceland to Have Rail-nad. 59**

“Live Stock Special," 1069
Report on Highway Crossing Protection,
Leadership Qualificatiro- 5621

Motor Coaches and Trucks, 1489
560D9.
Railroad Division's Sub-Committee

Motor Coaches to Transport Emplo: ees, 289

Pro-
Report on Instructions, 5600107*

fessional Service Repor* of 681

Stores Stocks, Standardization of, 969*
Report
Overhead and Underground Rodenbrugh, H. N.. on Reading, 6607

Atlantic to Pacific Railway Proposed by Senator
Lines, 560D14*
American Steel Found: ies:

Brookhart, 1168
Report on Mechanical Interlocking, 5600102* Annual Report. 696

Atmosphere Tests, Tunnel; C. & 0., 923
Report Power Interlocking Plants, Marger Rumored. 604

Attention: Program Committees, 10791
560D103*
Roller- Baaring Truck, 1490 D121*

Atterbury, W. W.:
Report on Signaling Practice, 560D23*, American Water Softene- Co.: Treating Facili.

Declining Rates, Danger in, 231
560D517, 560095*
ties; Southern 1331

Outlook for 1928, 12*
Report on Standard Designs, 560D11*
America. Wand Pone-r! As-ng'ating: Annual

Aurora, Oil House at; C. B. & Q., 1271*
Seaboard's Signals, 560D 20

Conynninn, 177*. 305*, 3431, 3917

Australia :
Secretary, Annual Report of, 56018
Anchor Coal Company: Lake Cargo Rate Order

Pullman Ships Cars, 957*
Stoltz, Carl F., Chairman, 5600109*
Enjoined. 910

Steady Progress, W. H. Newman on, 117*
Tillett, Chairman, Address of, 560D31, And Other Safety Devices Such as Cab Signals,

Authority, Question of, 13677
560D5*

1033+

Automatic Connector (See Connector)
Train Control. Specifications for, 5600517 Anderson. Gilbert: Derailmen";C & X. \

Autoniac Electrical Switching
1455

Instrument,
Transportation Division, Meeting of, 1046

1420D:07*
American Railway Employed Boys' Clubs; C. &

Angus. Handling Materials : C. P., 396*
Ann Arbor: Baltimore Port Drevential anna 1:25

Automatic Interlocker at Sullivan; C. & E. I.,
O., 1080+
Anniversary, 25th : P. M. at Biffalo, 255

11371, 1145*
American Railway Engineering Asscciation:
Annual Reports (See also mor of railro' ds, etc.)

Automatic Interlocker at Waverly, Iowa, 417*
Annual Convention, 560D:1. 560027, 560D 511, Annual Reports Something New in-Southern

Automatic Interlockers; C. M. St. P. & P., 619*
560 D55*. 560D1131, 560D1141, 56 0117",

Railway, 72-*. 770*

Automatic Lubrication (See Lubrication)
560D 162*
Another Year of Progress. 4837

Automatic Signals (See Signaling)
Banquet, Make Most of the, 560D517
Anti-Trynt (See Clayton Act)

Automatic Tire Inflator, 1011*
Broadening Interest, 560D537
Apparel Mart in Chicago, 1533

Automatic Train Control:
Brumley. D. J., Address of, 560D55*.
Appointments to the Coormission. 133. 1796

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, 822
560D1157
Apprentice, Special, and Collere Graduates, 2045

Baltimore & Ohio, 1114
Brumley, D. J., Tribute to, 560D148*
Apprentices and Seniority, 11377

Central of New Jersey and the New York &
Committee Meetings, 14900 100
Appropriations for I. C. C., 202, 208, 254. 1114

Long Branch, 1301
Committees, Overlapping Terms of, 560D27
Arbitration Committee, Resort of, 149001247.

C. & N. W. Exhibit, 1048*
Convention Procedure, 560Dit, 560D57,

1490D132*

C. R. I. & P. Either-Direction Signaling, 361*
560D193
Arbitration : Southeastern Enginemen Get 6% Per

Cost, 822, 974, 1049, 1114, 1301
Dinner, Annual, 560D1147, 560 D145*

Cent Increase, 156, 369

Delaware, Lackawanna & Western, 975
Downs, L. A., Address of, 560D1141, Arbitration: Western Firemen's Ware Case. 246.

Installations Approved, 822, 1114, 1301
560 D146*

330, 373, 547, 1303 (U. S. Circuit Court

I. C. C. Investigation, 380, 535, 5961, 9497,
Highway Crossing Protection, 5600118

Upholds Decision)

971. 10331. 1049
Lumber Standards, New, 560D 527
Arch. Passenger.Car Body Side-Bearing 1420D32*

I. C. C. Order; Extension of Time, 155, 373
Officers Chosen, 560D149*
Architecture: Better Freight Stations. 9001

National Approved; G. H. & S. A., 597
Personnel, Changes in, 560D27, 560D29
Arco-Bosch Injectior Valve. 1420 D110*

N. Y. C. Locomotive Enginemen Testify, 537
Publicity, More. 560D527
Ardco Air-operated Bell Ringer, 1420D38*

New York Central Lines, 209
Recognition, Gains, 560D28
Ardco Automatic Safety Cylinder Cock 1400 D93*

Noriolk & Western, 822
Registration, 560D89, 560D150, 560D 195,
Ardco Car-Tournal Oiling Device, 1490 D?*

Pennsylvania Coder System, 139*, 9497, 971
560D195
Ardco Truck and Trailer Cellar, 149015. *

Reading Company, 1348
Report of Secretary Fritch, 560D58*
AREB Clubs; C. & O.. 10804

Rich., Fred. & Potomac, 1301
Report of Special Committee on Convention
Argentina: Record Traffic in 1927, 121*

Signal Section's Report, 560D517
Procedure, 560017, 560D 57, 5600193
Armour & Co. Pension Plan, 13697

Specifications for, 5600517
Report on Ballast, 560D75*
Army Engineers (See Jadwin Plan)

Year 1927, 74
Report on Buildings, 5601162*

Arrester, Westinghouse Low Voltage. 560118* Automatic Water Stations; Southern, 1329*
Report Economics of Railway Labor,
Artaud, T. P., Testimonial Dinner to, 330

Automobile Car; N. Y. C., 1490071
560D135*, 560D1607

Artaud, T. P.: Western Rate Situation, 1163 Automobile Cars, Report on, 1490D 179*
Report on Economics of Railway Location,

Articulated Unit; B. M. T. Lines, 1490D66* Automobile: Hertz Drivurself Service, 811*
560D1147, 560D 126*

Arundel Corp. ; Relocation of C. & P. D. Branch Automobile Parking Space; S. P., 473, 5087
Report on Economics of Railway Operation,

of Pennsylvania. 1196*

Automobile, Railway Travel Is Safer Than, 5446
560D531, 560D131*

Ashburn, Gen. T. Q.: Denison Bill, Proposed Automobile Speed of 207 Miles an Huur, 469

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Automobile Trip to Key West, 329
Automobiles at Long Island Stations, 1534
Automobilist Cleans Car at Salina, 931
Automotive Accessories (See Motor Transport)
Automotive Full-Diesel Engine, by R. J. Broege,

1245
Automotive Rolling Stock, Report of Mechanical

Div, on, 1420D1147, 1420D121*, 1490Dit
"Autovalve" Arrester, Westinghouse. 560D48*
Average Car Miles and Shippers, 1257
Average Freight Train, The, 14211
Average Railway, Work of, 437*
Average Tons Per Car in 1927, 1341
Aviation:

Accounting Query, 1167
American First Corporation, 381
Anparel Mart in Chicago, 1533
Boom," 7887
Cackle Corner, Criticism from, 648
C. & N. W. Development at Chicago, 1173,

11847
Engine, Wasp. Aeroplane, 1420D58*. 1490 D977
Express Service Extended, 825
Joint Rail-Air Service, First, 1163, 11857
Landing Fields Suggested, 255
Mail Service, 1251, 880, 12657
Mail Service; Night Schedules, 222+
Missouri Pacific's Committee, 822, 8457
Motor Coaches and Airplanes, 10057
Motor Transport Division, 7017
N. A. T. Company, 149*
Next Step. 5617
Passenger Traffic in 1927, 7897
Pennsylvania's Plan. 1163, 11857, 1356
P. R. R. Sends Officers to Europe. 1356
Pittsburgh-New York Service Planned, 380
Program Committees: Attention. 10797
Railroad Interest in, 8451; 1490 D977
Railway Officers Feeling Among, 6597
Signal Failure; S. P., 1347
Situation. The, 12657
Stout Air Services, Inc., 616*
Switzerland, Combined Service in, 1126
Transcontinental Air Transport, Inc., 1163,

11857, 1356, 1490D97+
Western Railway Club Discussion, 10797, 1115

Young, C. W., on Development, 14900110
Awards for Safety Records, 1217
Axle Generator Equipment, 14900105*
Axle, Timken Worm Drive Rear, 1023*

B

Barkley, Senator: (Continued)

Resolution Instructing. I. C. C. to Report of

Rate Decisions, 3927, 415
Barrows, D. S.: Coupler Flexibility, 327t. 5951
Bateman, W. H. S., Remarks by, 1420D94
Bath, Maine Central Bridge at, 565*
Batter Gage, Hunt Rail, 1503*
Batteries, Storage, 14200 106
Battery Filler, Fry, 1490D92*
Battery-Oil-Electric Locomotives; N. Y. C., 4357,

525*
Baxter, J. C.; Concrete Plant; G. N., 854*
Bean Smokebox; New Haven Locomotive, 452*
Bean, W. L., and Phelps, B. P., in Automobile

Accident, 1490059, 1490D126
Beardmore Oil Engine, Westinghouse-,

1451
Bearing, Goodwin Type C Side, 1490 D86*
Bearing, Journal (See Journal Bearing)
Bearing, Truck Side, 1490D81*
Bearing, W & B Alloy Steel Side, 1112*
Bearings, Lubrication of Locomotive, 1490015
Bearings, Wine Bull Dog Side, 1490 D84*
Beaudry, Adrien: Railroad Operation on High-

ways Favored, 289
Beaumont, Street Traffic Lights at Crossings in,

917*
Beautification of Stations; St. L.-S. F., 209
Bebout, G. W.: Radio on C. & O., 448
Becherer, F. H.: Reclaimed Packing, 1490D1611,

1490D183
Beggerow, W. F.: Locomotive Ambulance, 982
Belgium, Westinghouse Brakes in, 1126
Believe It or Believe It Not, 560D1137
Bell near Riverside, Cal., 1347
Bell Ringer, Ardco Air-operated, 1420D38*
Belt Conveyor at Port Covington; W. M., 1270*
Belt Railway of Chicago: Dr. Bohart on Spine

Injuries, 1520
Bender Budy Corp.: White Coach, 1420D111*
Bennett, R. B.: C. N. R. Finances, 1413
Berkshire v. Southern Pacific, 984
Berwick Electric Rivet Heater, 1420D 165 *
Berwick Two-Path Electric Heater, 1420D42*
Besler, W. G.: Address Before Div. VI, 1420087
Bessemer & Lake Erie: Copper Bearing Steel in

Freight Cars, Results of, 1060
Bethlehem Adjustable Rail Brace, 560D155*
Bethlehem Hydraulic Check for Spring Switches,

560D111*
Bethlehem Sheet Piling Section, 1059*
Bettendorf Caboose Car Truck, 1490 D88*
Bicknell. Thomas Co.: Counterbores and Tube.

Sheet Cutters, 1420D46*
Bidding (See Competitive Bidding)
Biennial "Railroad Show," 1367 |
Big Four (See Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago &

St. Louis)
“Big Four" Chiefs, Three New, 1349
Billerica & Bedford, Life of, 1222
Billings, Okla., to Ponca City Extension Opened

by Rock Island, 1115*
Bills in Congress (See Congress, 70th; also names

of bills, i.e., Pitman Bill; Newton Bill, etc.)
Bills in Parliament (Canada), 373, 690, 823
Binghamton Crossing Improvement, 430
Binghamton, D. L. & W. Freight Iouse at, 903*
Binks Paint Spray Equipment, 560D156*
Birds, Union Station for, 545*
Birmingham, Grade Crossing. Elimination in, 874
Bituminous Coal (See Coal Rates)
B-K Stoker, Standard, 1420D33*
Black, W. G., on the Supply Man, 538
Blaess, A. F.:

Cab Signals; I. C., 10331, 1050

Jadwin Flood Plan, 233*, 367
Blake, H. D.: Wisconsin Crossing Problem, 5101,

512*
Bleeder, Nichols Automatic Brake-Cylinder,

1490D81*
Block Signals (See Signaling)
Blow-off Valve, Everlasting. 1420D46*
Blower Nozzle, T-Z Front-End, 1420D48*
Blowers, Front End, as Fuel Wasters; C. M. St.

P. & P., 977*
Blue Island-Joliet; C. R. I. & P. Signaling, 361*
Board, Emergency (See Emergency Board)
Board of Adjustment, Southwestern Regional Train

Service, 1067
"Bobby" Jones, Railway Man, 1531
Bohart, Dr. W. H.: Spine Injuries, 1520
Boiler, Bryant Gas, at Danville; Wabash, 146*
Boiler Corrosion and Pitting, 1295
Boiler Makers' Convention, Master, 1295
Boiler Pitting, C. H. Koyl on, 629*
Boiler Pitting, Papers on, 560D63, 1295
Boiler Pressures Higher Than 200 lbs., Advan.

tages and Disadvantages oí, 1420D128",

1490 D9
Boiler Wash-Out Plugs, T-Z, 1490 D54*
Boilers (See Locomotive Boilers)
*Bok Award" to J. H. McGraw, 649
Bolivian Line, American Firm Gets Contract for,

693
Bolster, Lubricated Center. Bearing, 14901121*
Bolster Spring, Universal Friction, 1490089*
Bomar Brothers; N. C. & St. L., 423
Bond Offerings in 1927, 59
Bond Prices in 1927, 47, 55*
Book of Rules Education; M. P., 530
Book of Rules, Store Department, 1420D96*
Books and Articles of Special Interest, 153, 205,

249, 328, 371, 422, 467, 544, 595, 617, 688,
761. 820, 878, 931, 1064, 1113, 1166, 1221,
1299, 1346, 1411, 1455. 1531

B. M. T. Lines: Articulated Unit, 1490D66*
Bacon, D. L., on Diesel Engines, 635
Back Bay Station, Boston, Destroyed by Fire, 983
Bad-Order Cars in Yards, 3897
Baker-Raulang Co.: Crane for Car Work, 1420D32*
Baker Valve Gear Model, 816*
Baldwin-Conrad Car Door, 1420D 57*
Baldwin Locomotive Works:

Annual Report. 428
C. B. & l. 2-10-4 Type, 1425*
C. R. R. of N. J. 4-6-2 and 0-8-0 Types, 540*
Eddystone, Removal of Plant from Philadel-

phia to, 1412, 1420D82, 1490D65*, 14900 126
Electric Locomotives ; Sacramento No., 907"
Locomotive No. 60,000, 1420D14*
Merger Rumored, 604
Santa Fe 4-8-4 Type; A. T. & S. Fe, 1279*

Switchers, Eight-Wheel; B. & M., 325*
Balkite Signal Charger, Type-C9, 560D48*
Ballast, A. R. E. A. Report on, 560075*
Ballast-Clearing Machine, Brownhoist, 247*
Baltimore: P. R. R. Plans Four-Track Line, 551
Baltimore & Ohio:

Birthday, First, 546
Clayton Act Complaint, 1212, 1349
Fire at Connellsville, Pa., 381, 7267
Locomotive, “President Cleveland.” 1420 D12*
Locomotives, Old, Presented to Nova Scotia,

1347, 1456*
Motor Coaches and Trucks, 1476
Movies of Iron Horse Fair, 209
Patenall. F. P., Death of, 220*
Poem by Mrs. J. M. Scott, 1222
Signal Exhibit, 560D21
Sparks Family, 372
Spring Plant, 1420D 131, 1490D9
Station in New York, 163
Train Control Approved, 1114
Trucking in New York, 1287, 1339
Wage Increase to Telegraphers, 1412
W. & L. E. Directors Case, 1212

Wrench, Column Bolt, 1490D185*
Baltimore, Chesapeake & Atlantic: Safety Record,

Award for. 1217
Baltimore Port Differential Case, 1125
Baltimore: W. M. Enlarges Coal Loading Fa-

cilities at Port Covington, 1268*
Bangor & Aroostook:

Car, Dynamometer, 813*
Locomotives, 4-6-2 Type, 1207*

Rebuilt Car Rule Unreasonable, 473
Barba, C. E. : Transportation Lectures, 823
Barco 2-in. Steam Heat Connection, 1490D80*
Barge Canal, New York State: Rates and Taxes,

2921
Barge-Line Operation, L. A. Downs on, 300
Barge Lines (See Denison Bill)
Barge Traffic, Survey of, 246
Barker, F. M.: Safety, 1198
Barkley, Senator:

Bill to Restrict 1. C. C. Minimum Rate

Power. 825

Booster, Franklin Revei sible Locomotive, 1109*
Booster, Locomotive, W. H. Winterrowd on,

560D128
Boring Bar Arranged for Direct Electric Drive,

Underwood, 1420D50*
Boring Bars, Rooksby High-speed Reduction Gear

for Portable. 1420D48*
Bosch Injection Valve, Arco., 1420D110*
Boston & Maine :

Automatic Train Control Hearing. 974
Bridge, Chicopee Falls, 664*, 7277
Car Retarders at Mechanicville, 295*
Continues Progress, 1397
Co-operative Course in Railroad Operation;

M. I. T., 251, 5101, 534
Crossing Watchmen, 823
Employees Fund, Loring Sets Up $100,000,

763, 881
Flow Meter, 14917
"Flying Yankee,” Run of, 936
Hart Motor Coach Company's, Apprication

Denied, 723
Improvement Program, 166
Loring, Homer, Retirement of, 651, 763, 881
Motor Coaches and Trucks, 505. 1477
Power Plant Supervision, 11857
Questionnaire, Searching, 6611
Rails from Germany, 355*, 6861
Switchers, Eight-Wheel, 325*
Switching Record, 590
Train Schedules, Quicker, 985
Wage Increase to Enginemen, 469
Yards,

Boston Classification, Opening of,
1226, 13151, 1349
“Boston & Maine Schedule": Labor Cost of

Tracklaying, 1387*
Boston & Worcester: Appeal of G. Twichell to

Employees in 1857, 468
Boston: Back Bay Station Destroyed by Fire, 983
Boston, Revere Beach & Lynn, Electric Traction

for, 1203
"Bottle Neck," the Cinder Pit, 1490 1987
Bottom Outlets, Report on, 14900152
Bowser Xacto Sentry Gasoline Meter, 1420D108
Boy Scouts Honor Railroad Men, 1064
Boys' Clubs; C. & O., 1080p
Brace, Bethlehem Adjustable Rail, 560D155*
Bradford Type F Draft Gears, 1490D87*
Brainerd, N. P. Power Plant at, 1761, 20C*
Brake-Cylinder Bleeder, Nichols, 149008: *
Brake Cylinder Protector, 685*
Brake Drums, Cast Ribs on, 1420D 108*
Brake, Hand, Ureco Type BA, 14900 158*
Brake, Klasing Wheel Type Safety Hand, 1420D62*
Brake, Peacock No. 420' Hand, 1490092*
Brake Shoe Pressures and Wheel Failures,

1490D99+, 14900114*
Brake Tester, Cowdrey Dynamic, 14 201109*
Brake, Vacuum Type Automotive, 1420D 109*
Brake Valve Cylinder Cap. 14900 156*
Brake Valve Pedestal. 1420D38*
Brake Wheel, Ureco Non-Club, 1490D95*
Brakes, Air (See Air Brakes)
Brakes and Brake Equipment, Mechanical Divi.

sion's Report on, 1490D991. 14900114*
Brakes, Klasing Safety Hand, 1420D62*, 1490 D70*
Brakes, Warner Electric, 1024*
Braking Power of Freight Cars, F. K. Vial on

Štandardization of, 1055, 10817, 1490D991,

1490D114*
Brand:. C. A., on Design and Proportion of

Locomotive Boilers, 5611, 575, 7611
Bravery, Pantaloons, 545
Brazil:

Cars, All-Steel Passenger, 679*
Electric Locomotives ; Paulista Ry., 955*
Lins, Alcides, on Railways. 1158

Paulista, Portable Substation for, 1202
Brent, Theodore: Barge Line, 980
Bridge Game on Red Arrow, 468
Bridges:

Chicopee Falls; Westinghouse Structure

B. & M., 664*, 7277
Eads Bridge Pronounced Safe, 1442
Maine Central at Bath, 565*
Mississippi River at Vicksburg, 4357
Pennsylvania's C. & P. D. Branch. 1196*
Punched and Reamed Work, 560081
Timber Piling, 560D83
Wabash River; Pennsylvania, 954*
Waterproofing; A. R. E. A. Report, 5600172
Welding, Structural Arc, 7271
Wooden; A. E. A. Report, 560D527,

560D82*
Brigham, Rep.: Bill Liberalize Credit for

Freight Charges, 825
Brill, J. G., Company:

Annual Report, 477

Rail Motor Cars, 1490 D27*
Brine Drippings, Effect of, 560D1147, 5600140
Brinkworth, T., T., Eliminating “Unavoidable De.

lays”; N. Y. C., 560D22, 6111, 1508
Britain (See Great Britain)
British View of Publicity and Advertising, 3907
Broadway Association of New York City: Le

Boutillier, G., on Need for Long Island

Terminal, 321
Brockway Motor Truck Corporation, 724
Bronze Plaques Awarded by National Safety Coun.

cil, 1217, 1326*
Brookhart Bill for Government-Owned, but Pri.

vately-Operated Railroad, 1108
Brockhart Bill: Government Ownership of Coal

and Railroads, 330
Brookhart Consolidation Bill, 983

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[Illustraied articles are indicated thus*; Editorials thust; Letters to Editor thus:]
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers :

Bureau of Statistics, I. C. C.: Dunn, Seely, Resig. Canadian Pacific: (Continued)
Mechanical Firebox Doors; Petition to I. C.

nation of, 207

Annual Report, 772, 1413
C., 691, 763, 822, 916, 1114
Bureau of Valuation (See Valuation)

Automatic Train Control Hearing, 974
Wage Increase for Southeastern Enginemen, Burlington (See Chicago, Burlington & Quincy) Earnings, 155, 601, 649 (Year 1927), 1067
156, 369
Burma, Distastrous Accident in, 333

Flood Reconstruction Completed, 380/
Wage Increase to Western Enginemen, 1301, Burnside Plant: I. C. Material Handling, 580*

Grain Crop, Moving, 570*, 621*, 673*
1460
Burr Oak Yard, Handling Cars at, 752

"Graphic" Cases Reduce Car Delays, 518*
Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Engine Burroughs Calculating Machine, 682*

Supply Work on Wheels, 396*
mnen:
Burying the Hatchet, 11387

Train Derailed by Tornado, 1348
Mechanical Firebox Doors; Petition to I. C. Bus, Motor (See Motor Coaches)

Year 1927, J. G. Lyne on, 34*
C., 691, 763, 822, 916, 1114

Bushings, Hunt-Spiller Rod, 1420D36", 14200 105" Canadian Pacific Transport Company: Selecting
Wage Case, 246, 330, 373. 547, 1303, 1349 Business :

Motor Coach Operators, 278*
Brotherbood of Railway and Steamship Clerks :

Dunn, S. O., on Railway Service, 1092

Canadian Parliament, Bills in, 690
American Federation of Labor, To Re-affiliate "Helping" by Hurting Railways, 14947

Canadian Prosperity Continues, 34*
with, 1223

Johnson, A. B., on Railway Situation, 14" Canadian Railway Board, T. L. Church on, 1349
Southern Pacific, Permanent Injunction Re “Less Government in Business," 13167

Canadian Railway Club: Brandt, C. A., on Loco-
strains, 984
Powell, T. C., on Railway Prosperity, 756

motive Boiler Design, 5611, 575, 7611
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters: Wage In Prospects in 1928, 6*, 1420D2+

Canvas Shield, Lafoon's; c. & 6., 594
crease and Abolishment of Tips Asked, 235. Business Men Seek Electrification; D. L. & W., Capacity of a Flat Switch Yard-Burr Oak Yard;
628 (I. C. C. Decision), 649, 822, 1348
765, 7887, 9497, 958*

C. R. I. & P., 752
(Strike Threat), 1413

Business Profits, Using Freight Rates to Regu. Capacity of Single Track, A Surprising Increase
Brown-Lipe Gear Co.: Transmissions, 1420D166

late, 5637

in, 8457
Browne, 0. G.: Accident Suits, 1521
Buying (See Purchases)

Cape Cod Canal Taken Over By U. S., 825
Brownhoist Ballast-Cleaning Machine, 247*.

By-Products of Railway Accounting, by Dr. J. H. Capital Expenditures :
Bruce, A. W., on the Locomotive as Factor

Parmelee, 1094

Budgets for Year 1928, 17*
in Fuel Economy, 1153*

Byram, H. E., Chairman of C. M. St. P. & P., Division of, 37
Brule, Wis., Motor Service to, 1489

1767, 192*

Executives on 1928 Prospects, 6*
Brumley, D. J., Address of, 560D55*. 560D1157 Byram, H. E.: Prospects for 1928, 11*

Year 1927, 27*, 547, 13687, 1392
Brumley, D. J., Tribute to, 460D 148*

Year 1928, 13687, 1393, 14927
Bryant Gas Boiler at Danville; Wabash, 146*

Capitalization and Investment, 1277, 7907
Buchli Locomotive, 1420D129, 1490 D9

с

Capitalization of Inland Waterways Corporation,
Buckeye Portable Tool Company : Hercules

Denison Bill to Increase, 8481, 855, 860,
Sander and Polisher, 1490D 95*
C. R. E. on College Graduates, 12981

979, 10631, 1066, 1111 (Bill Revised), 1144,
Buckeye Steel Castings Company:
Cab Conditions on Locomotives Passing Through

1191, 1296, 13167
Coupler, Swivel. Butt, 1490D79*

Tunnels of C. & O., 923

Capper Resolution: Grain Rates, 210
Rotary Operating Device for Type D Coupler, Cab Curtains; I. C. C. Report, 602, 1169

Caprotti Valve Gear, B. & 0. Exhibits "President
1420D164*
Cab Lamps, Standardization of, 2916

Cleveland" with, 1420D12*
Trucks, Quick Wheel-Change, 1420 D106* Cab Signal, Alex. Duron, 5961, 6891*

Car Bill, Steel Mail, 763, 1168, 1228, 1296
Buckingham. W. H. : Sand Trap, 685*
Cab Signals; Pennsylvania, 9491, 971, 10337

Car, Camel All Purpose House, 1490D 120*
Buckland, E. G.: Motor Coach Routes, 1478 Caboose Car Truck Bettendorf, 1490 D88*

Car Checker, Injuries to; T. St. L. & W., 602
Buda Co.: Full-Diesel Engine, 1245*
Cackle Corner, Criticism from, 648

Car Construction. Report on, 1490D170*
Budd, Ralph:

Cain, Ben B.: Parker Consolidation Bill, 405 Car, Container, 499*, 715*
Great Northern Pacific Merger Hearings, 683 Calculating Machine. Burroughs, 682"

Car Delays, "Graphic' Cases Reduce; C. P., 518*
Motor Coach Lines; G. N., 1478
Calculating Machines in S. P. Office, 631*

Car Detention, Reducing, 14217
Prospects for 1928, 11*
California Deciduous Fruit Rate Case, 1302

Car, Dining :
Rail Motor Cars, 1490D63
California, Fast Freight to, 1306, 14917

Electrical Refrigeration; C. M. St. P. & P.,
Trend in Passenger Travel, 1025*
California Grape Car Plan, 426

7871, 796", 1220,
Budget for Purchases; Pennsylvania, 185*
California, Heavy Travel from, 1306

Wrecking Crew; N. Y. N. H. & H., 1203
Budget, Railroad, Andrew Sangster on, 316
California : Motor Coach Competition, 1260

Car, Dump, Koppel Air, 1490D67*
Budgeting, Controlling Truck Operating Costs by,

California Railroad Commission's Formula for Car Dumper at Port Covington; W. M., 1268*
7017, 703*

Determining Cost of Tracklaying, 1384* Car, Dynamometer; B. & Aroostook, 813*
Budgeting, J. E. Slater on, 739
California Trains: Running Time Cut, 473

Car Ends, Dreadnaught Steel, 1490D91"
Budgets for 1928, 17", 166 (B. & M.), 9491
California Transit Co.:

Car, Freight:
(Erie), 984

American Motor Transportation Co. Organized, Braking Power, F. K. Vial on, 1055, 10811,
Buffalo Brake Beam Company:

1489

1490Ď997, 1490D1146
Draft-Gear Carrier, Hinged, 1490 D92"

National Motor Coach System Reported, 1261 Carnegie 65.ft. Gondola, 585*, 1490D67*.
Truck Side Bearing. 1490D81*
Camel All-Purpose House Car, 14900 120*

1490097+
Buffalo, Rochester & Pittsburgh :
Campaigns, Efficiency; K. C. 'S., 4357

C. & I. M. 70-Ton Gondola, 5:7*
Annual Report, 607

Campbell, Chairman, Replies to Congressman Copper Bearing Steel; B. & L. E., 1060
D. & H. Denied Application to Lease, 122

Hoch, 1229, 1357, 13697, 1519

Development, Trend in, 40*
Buffalo Station, 688 Working Levers for, 829
Campbell, Commissioner J. B., 1797

Door, Self-Locking, 1420D57"
Buffer, Union Oil. 560D112*
Campbell, Malcolm: 207 Miles an Hour, 469

Exhibits, 1490 D56, 1490 D66*
Sancions. Siandard Friction. 1420D31" Camps, Labor, 13687

Orders in 1927, 89*
Building Field, Competition in, 7897
Canada:

Orders in 1928. 10317, 13157
Buildings (See also, Construction, New; also Sta-

Bills in Parliament, 373, 690, 323

Owned and Installed, 13177
tions):

Car Loadings, 138, 191, 238, 310, 351, 414, Prices in 1927, 78*
Contracts; Competition, 7897

460, 516, 589, 638, 684, 750, 800, 859, 912, Reading Cars, 1490D70*
Enginehouse, Evolution of the. 12637

962, 1044, 1108, 1152, 1216, 1278, 1326, Rebuilt Rule; I. C. C. Report, 473
F. E. C. Shops at St. Augustine, 438*

1374, 1450, 1504 (Week ended June 16)

Repatrs; Spot System, 14900557
Freight Stations, Better, 900+

Coal, Maritime, Experimental Low Rates on, South African Railways, 1408*
Report of A. R. E. A, on, 5601162*

826

Truck, Q. W. C., 14200 106
Store Buildings. Report on, 1420 D 145*
Depreciation Accounting, 1227

Wine 70-Ton Hopper, 1490D72*
Bulk Freight, Containers for, 715*

Express Rates Reduced, 163

Car, Gas-Electric (See Rail Motor Cars)
Bull Dog Side Bearings, Wine, 1490D84*

Express Trains, Montreal-Ottawa, 210

Car Handling, Scientific; M. P., 11837, 1188
Bull-Ring Packing. Universal Sectional, 1420D36* Flaming Youth. 1167

Car-Hire Settlement, Hearing on Rules for, 764,
Bulletins. Vitalize the, 14211

Grain Crop, Moving, 570*, 621', 673•

805 (Short Lines Oppose), 871
Bundy, J. D., Baseball Scout, 206

Grain Rates in U. S. and Canada; Walsh Car, Iceless Refrigerator; Silica Gel, 406*
Bunting, G. J.: Depreciation Order, 645

Resolution, 1069, 11411, 1164

Car, Hopper, Report on, 14900173*
Bureau of Locomotive Inspection:

Highway Crossing Fund,' 1066

Car, Hopper, Wine 70-Ton, 1490D72*
Annual Report, 144*

Highway Crossing Problem, 560D7

Car, Instruction; Bureau of Mines, 318*
Defects Found, Fewer, 2917

Hudson Bay Railway; Names of Stations, 154 Car-Journal Oiling Device, Ardco, 1490D80*
Pack, A. G.. Address of, 1490 D6

Kenora & Red Lake Line, 655

Car, Klasing Safety Hand Brake, 1490D70"
Bureau of Mines : Car, Instruction, 318*

Lines, Proposed New, 823

Car Lighting, Report on, 1490 1981, 1490D 105*
Bureau of New Ideas; P. R. R., 1412

Locomotive, First, 1533

Carload Freight Traffic in 1927, 1341
Bureau of Public Roads :

Lyne, J. G., on Year 1927, 34*

Car Loading (See Freight Car Loadings)
Motor Vehicles Registered, 1029

Maritime Rate Controversy, 257, 427

Car Lumber Sections, 14900176"
Road Construction in 1928, 1029

Motor Transport; Quebec Commission Head Car Lumber, Treatment of, 306
Favors Railroad Operation, 289

Car Market, Active, 1751
Bureau of Railway Economics :

New England Complaint, 1125

Car Miles, Shippers and. 1257
Capital Expenditures for 1928, 1393, 14927

Passenger Traffic in, 11847

Car, Motor (See Rail Motor Cars)
Capital Expenditures in 1927, 28, 547, 13687,

Passes, C. A. Dunning on, 1169

Car Movement in Terminals, Expediting, 1432
1392

Peace River Line, 261, 649

Car, Multiple-Unit; P. R. Ř., 42*
Earnings of Class I Roads in 1927, 369

Quebec, Saguenay & Chibougamau Ry., 940 Car, Ore; D. M. & N., 418*
Exhibit of Advertising Posters of Foreign Rate Revisions, 34

Car, Passenger :
Railways, 985
Canadian-American Regulation Bill. 690

Arch, Side-Bearing, 1420 D32*
Freight Rates and Commodity Prices, 210, Canadian Grain Crop, Moving, 570*, 621', 673

Burlington Lounge Cars, 1511*
1461

Canadian Industrial Traffic League : Annual Mee: Color Changed; C. & N. W., 880, 10631
Freight Traffic in November, 210: December

ing, 474

D. L. & W. Romodeled Day Coach, 7267,
and Year 1927, 474; January, 765; Febru. Canadian National:

751"
ary, 1069; March, 1306; April, 1534
Construction Projects, 1414

Development, Trend in, 40*
Fruit and Vegetable Shipments, 652
Debate in Canadian House, 1413

Exhibits, 1490056, 1490D66*
Livestock. Freight Charges on, 1357
Debts Part of Public Debt? 602

Florida Travel, 747*
Lumber Prices and Freight Rates, 1461
Earnings, 155, 650 (Year 1927), 1067, 1302

Friction Buffer, 1420D31'
Mileage of the World, 1045
Equipment Financing, 1072

Heating Pullman Cars at Danville; Bryant
Potato Shipments in 1927, 1126
Grain Crop, Moving. 570*, 621", 673"

Gas-Fired Boiler, 146*
Revenues and Expenses (See Revenues and Oil-Electric Motive Power, 1319*

Illinois Central Uses Aluminum. 1490D66*
Expenses)
Purchasing Methods Reorganized, 1333*

N. Y. Rapid Transit Car, 1490D66"
Bureau of Safety:

Station at Edmonton, 1449"

Orders in 1927, 97*
Accident Investigations, 319, 643, 1041, 1080+, Thornton, Sir H., on Operations, 425

Orders in 1928, 10317, 13157
1297, 1344, 1393
Vacation with Pay, 1065

Paulista Railway, Brazil, 679*
Danville, Ky., Collision, 1393
Year 1927. J. G. Lyne on, 34*

Pennsylvania Order, 258, 2917
Bureau of Standards: Tests of Master Railroad Canadian Pacific:

Prices in 1927, 79*
Track Scale, 1302
Alberta Government Line Taken Over, 425

Pullman Cars to South Australia, 957*

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Car, Passenger: (Continued)

Seats in D. L. & W. Day Coach, 7267, 751"

Window, National, 1490Ď 160
Car, Rail Motor (See Rail Motor Cars)
Car: Refrigeration, Iceless; C. M. St. P. & P.,

7877, 790", 12201
Car, Refrigerator : Iceless; Silica Gel, 406*
Car, Refrigerator; North American Despatch,

1490D67*
Car Repair Shops: Fire Hazard. 1490D557
Car Repairs and Draft Gear Condition, 149001617
Car Repairs, Spot System of, 1490D557
Car Retarders:

Illinois Central Yard Costs Cut 17 Per Cent,

1035*
Installations in 1927, 74
Mechanicville Yard; B. & M., 295*
Nortolk & Western at Portsmouth, 1371*
Preventing Derailments; Track Circuits, 14927
Progress Rapid, 9007

Selkirk Yard; N. Y. C., 735*, 14927
Car Roof, Climax Flexible All-Steel, 1490D96*
Car, Scale Test; A. T. & S. Fe, 804
Car Seat. Heywood-Wakefield Reclining, 1490D93*
Car Service :

Agent's Part, 5077
Bad-Order Cars in Yards, 3897
Checking Cars; C. P. Graphic Cases, 518*
Cincinnati Terminal, 1491f, 1518
Decreased Car Loading. Estimated, 1391
National Railways of Mexico, 978*
Per Diem Rules, Short Lines Oppose, 764,

805. 871
Rebuilt Car Rule Unreasonable, 473
Record in Distributing, 11867
Reducing Car Detention, 14217
Right of Shippers to Cars

Not Absolute;
Midland Valley v. Barkley, 933
Car Service Division, A. R. A.:

Commodities, Car Requirements for,,8471, 874
Commodity Loading Statement. 1923-27, 1341
Equipment Installed, 251, 1065, 13177
Estimated Car Loadings, 1391
Freight Car Loading (See Freight Car Load-

ings)
Freight Cars Needing Repair, 1065
Locomotives in Need of Repair, 1065, 1532
Locomotives Installed, 1065, 13177

Traffic, Forecast Decrease in, 310
Car, Sperry Transverse Fissure Detector; N. Y.

C., 560D511, 560D55*, 560D183.
Car, Steel; Postal Car Bill, 763, 1168
Car, Symington Demonstration, 1490D69*
Car Utilization, Agent's Part in, 5071, 9301
Car Wheel Failures, Effect of Train Braking on,

1055, 10814, 1490D997, 1490D114*
Carlton Bridge; Maine Central, 565*
Carman to Terra Cotta Signal Installation; C. of

G., 560D16"
Cards, Price Records on; C. N. R., 1336"
Carnegie Foundation for Advancement of Teach-

ing: Pensions, 12647
Carnegie Steel Co.:

Car, 65-ít. Gondola, 585', 1490D67*, 1490D977
Unger, Dr. J. S., on Results of Using Copper

Bearing Steel in Freight Cars, 1060
Carpmael, Raymond: Speed and Safety, 1052
Carrier, Buffalo Hinged Draft-Gear, 1490D92
Carrier Spring Supported Coupler,' 1490D78*
Cars, Automobile, Report on, 14900179*
Cars, Derrick, in Erection of Girders; P. R. R.,

Wabash River Bridge, 954*
Cars Donated to College, Pullman, 304
Cars, Lounge; C. B. & l., 1511*
Cars: Polish Railways, 828*
Cars, Tank, Report on, 1490D150
Cascade Tunnel : Concrete Lining; G. N., 850"
Cascade Tunnel : Coolidge “Holes Through," 1104
Case for the Container, by Bernard Ailen, 419
Case, Graphic, for Checking C. P. Cars, 518*
Case Industrial Tractor, 642"
"Casey," Real History of, 154
Cash Collections in Cars in 1855, 545
Cass, L. S.: Parker Consolidation Bill, 405
Cass, L. S.: Per Diem Rules, 871
Cassville & Exeter, Skipper of the, 423*
Cast Iron Wheel Specifications, 14900164*
Cast Iron Wheels, Failure of, 823
Catechism on Railroad Valuation, A, 2227
Cedar Hill Terminal Operation; N. Y. N. H. &

H., 345*
Cell. Balkite, 560D48*
Cell, Edison Type-75 Primary, 560D49*
Cellar, Ardco Truck and Trailer, 1490 D50"
Cellar, Quicpac, 1490D96
Celotex Company: Lath, 560D111*
Centenary: B. & O. Motion Pictures, 209
Center - Bearing Bolster, Lubricated, 14900121*
Center Plate, National Flangeless, 1490 D88*
Centering Device for SwivelButt Couplers,

1420 D 59
Central Control of Yard Operations, 9507
Central of Georgia :

Annual Report, 891
Automatic "Train Control Hearing. 974
Maintenance of Men, 13157, 1327
Motor Coach and Truck, 1022. 1477
Motor Coach Operation; Complete Substitu-

tion on Branch, 288*
Signal Indication without Train Orders, E. B.

De Meritt on, 560D16'

Wages, Protection of, 13677
Central of Georgia Motor Transport Co., 288",

1022"
Central of New Jersey:

Automatic Train Control Hearing, 974
Automatic Train Control Installed, 1301

Central of New Jersey: (Continued)

Earnings in 1927, 455
Foremen's Clubs, Meeting of, 1301
Hope, W. C., in Service 50 Years, 1115
Locomotives, 4-6-2 and 0-8-0, 540*
Motor Truck Service, 1489
Trucking in New York, 1289

Veterans Celebrate, 1532
Central Valve Manufacturing Company: Globe

Valves, 1420D51*
Central Vermont :

Flood; Restoration Work, 164, 207, 250, 3421,

352* (First Train), 372, 1229 (Through

Service)

Train Service Resumed, 1229
Centralized Dispatchers Control System; N. Y.

C., 560D 22, 6111, 863*, 1508
Centralized Supervision of Office Equipment Eco-

nomical; S. P., 631*
Certificate Denied (See Piedmont & Northern)
Chairs, Hale & Kilburn Rotating Two. Passenger ;

D. L. & W., 7267, 751"
Chamber of Commerce of the U. S.:

Dunn, S. O., Address of, 1089
Foremanship Courses, Growth of, 7257
Officers Elected, 1168
Sargent, Fred W., on Teamwork in Trans-

portation and Communication, 1162
Champion Dinner Pail Carrier, 1064
Champs; Great Northern, 1531
Chandler, W. H.: Store-Door Delivery, 1403
Channel Caliper Gage, 1490D116*
Chapman, E. E.: Pre-Boring Ties, Size of Holes

for, 560D698
Charleston & Western Carolina: Automatic Train

Control Hearing, 974
Charlotte, N. C., Water Station at. 1329*
Chart, Organization, of I. C. C., 8997
Chassis, Reo 143-Inch, 495*
Chassis, Studebaker Model 76, 708*
Chassis, White Gas-Electric, 718*
Chassis, White Model 58, 1020*
Chassis, White Six-Wheel Truck, 712*
Cheatham, T. W.: Train Operation by Signal In-

dication; M. P.. 1508
Check for Spring Switches, Bethlehem Hydraulic,

560D111
Chemicals, Signal Section Report on, 5600101*
Chesapeake & Hocking: Construction, 7257, 730'.

932
Chesapeake & Ohio:

Annual Report, 837
Conductor Acts for Foreign Road While on Its

Track, 881
Erie, Denied Control of, 1212, 1524
Lafoon's Weather Shield, 594*
Leitch Case, Decision on, 984
Line from Gregg, Ohio, to Valley Crossing,

7251. 730*
Pere Marquette, Authorized to Acquire, 1212,

15 24
Radio on Freight Trains, 331, 443
Train Control Hearing, 1. C. C., 1049
Tunnel Atmosphere Tests, 923

Younger Men's Conferences, 10807
Chicago:

Air Right Development, 1173, 11847
Apparel Mart; I. C., 1533
Engine Terminal, Elsdon ; G. T. W., 861.
Freight Time from, Fast, 1306, 1414, 14917
"Merchandise Mart"; C. & N. W., 1173,

1184
Chicago & Alton:

Automatic Train Control Hearing, 974
Boiler Pitting, Prevention of, 560 064
Motor Coaches (See Alton Transportation)

Train Control Order Extended, 373
Chicavo & i astern Illinois :

Automatic Interlocking at Sullivan Saves 50

Stops a Day, 11377, 1145
Powell, T. C., on Railway Prosperity, 756
Safety Devices, Expenditures for, 2047

Train Control Hearing, 1051
Chicag & Illinois Midland : Car, 70-Ton Gondola,

517
Chicago & North Western:

Annual Report, 996
Athletic Association Organized, 1169
Automatic Train Control Exhibit, 1048•
Automatic Train Control Hearing, 974
Color of Cars Changed, 880, 10631
Hughitt, Marvin, Death of, 1267, 174.
“Merchandise Mart" in Chicago, 1173, 11847
Motor Coaches and Trucks, 1490
Passenger Fares Increased, Suburban, 163
Robbery, Train, 932
Sargent, F. W., on Watson-Parker Law and

Wage Increases, 9017, 932
Train Schedules, Faster, 1126

Valuation, Final, 655
Chicago and Twin Cities, Better Time, 1126
Chicago Association of Commerce: "Helping Busi-

ness" by Hurting the Railways, 14947
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy:

Annual Report, 1073
Cars, Lounge, 1511*
Claims Paid in 1927, 966
Concrete Products, Manuíacture of, 1420D153*
Interlockers at West Quincy. Saves $16,200

a Year by Consolidating, 6597, 677*
Locomotives, 2-10-4 Type, 1425*
Motor Coach Tours, 1261
Oil House at Aurora, 1271"
Train Control Hearing. 1. C. C., 1049

Train Schedules, Faster, 1126
Chicago-Cleveland Car Roofing Co.: Climax Flex.

ible All-Steel Roof, 1490D96"

Chicago-Coast Time Cut, 163, 473, 1306 (Fast

Freight), 14917
Chicago Great Western:

Automatic Interlocker at Waverly, 417*
Automatic Train Control Hearing, 975

Safety Record, 122
Chicago. Indianapolis & Louisville: Automatic

Train Control Hearing, 974
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul:

Great Northern Pacific Merger Hearings, 215,

337, 431. 683
Receivers Discharged, 690
Receivership Fees, 383
Reorganization Authorized, 134, 1761, 192",

214
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific:

Automatic Interlockers Save Money, 619*
Automatic Train Control Hearing, 974
Byram and Scandrett Head, 1767. 192*
Directors, New, 214
Draft Gears, Maintaining, 5441, 6861
Electrical Refrigeration on Diners, 7877, 796*,

12201
Feedwater Heaters Reduce Pitting, 629*
Front End Blowers as Fuel Wasters, 977*
Gallatin Gateway Ball, 1065
Motor Coach Service, 1477
Train Schedules, Faster, 1069, 1126
Wage Increases to Clerks and Warehouse

Men, 881
Chicago. North Shore B Milwaukee:

Locomotives, Dual Electric, 668*
Record Traffic in 1927, 6117

Status of Interurban Lines, 254, 1173
Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company :

Annual Report, 696
Compressors, Self. Propelled, 560D49•

Hoist, One-Ton Air, 1420D49*
Chicago Produce Terminal Company, 651
Chicago Railway Equipment Co.: Annual Re-
Chicago River & Indiana-Chicago Junction : Safety

Contest; N. Y. C., 546, 586
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific:

Automatic Train Control Hearing, 975
Billings, Okla., Ponca City Extension,

11159
Burr Oak Yard, Operations at, 752
Directorship Order Considered, Revocation of,

1516
Don't Swear Club, 821"
Electrical Machinery, Protecting, 7877
Highway Accident Report Card, 466*
Lighting. Locomotive Train, 14900107
Oil Burning Locomotives, 1302
Passenger Schedules, Faster, 1302
"Seconds Count," by D. Coughlin, 9507
Signaling, Either-Direction, 361"
Ticket, Round-the-World, 468*
Tractors and Trailers, 1478

Twenty-five Year Club Reunion, 1303
Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & 'Omaha: An-

nual Report, 998
Chicago Section A. S. M. E., Meeting of, 326
Chicago, South Shore & South Bend: "Golden

Arrow" Motor Coach, 286*
Chicago Stations. Illinois Central Plans for Con.

solidation of Four, 472
Chicopee Falis Briage; Westinghouse, 664*, 7271
Chief Engineers' Report on Eads Bridge, 1442"
Chilled Single-Plate Wheel, 1490049", 149011621,

1490D 164
Chinese Eastern Railway, 986
Chipman, Paul: One Year's Service on Concrete

Roadbed; P. M., 1287, 129*
Christmas: Santa Claus at Portsmouth, 154*
Church, T. L., on Canadian Ry. Board, 1349
Cincinnati & Westwood: John Hoffman, 1222
Cincinnati and Greensburg. Automatic Signals Be.

tween; C. C. C. & St. L., 12637, 1291*
Cincinnati, Ohio & Portsmouth : Coats, Pants &

Vest Line, 1455
Cincinnati Operating Committee Promotes Termi.

nal Efficiency, 14917, 1517
Cincinnati to Have Union Station, 409*
Cinder Pits, Competent Attendance at, 3427
Cinder Pit, Water- Pit Type, 1420D78, 14900987
Cinder Pits, Multiple-Track; M. P., 5600157
Circulating System in Coffin Feed-water Heater,

1420D40*
Claims :

Agents, Meeting of, 1520*
A. R. A. Division's Meeting, 1379*
A. T. & S. Fe System Meeting. 690
C. B. & Q. Payments in 1927, 966
Dispatcher and Rough Handling, 2217
Freight Claim Payments in 1927, 755, 1379*
Lively, H. T., on, 1515
Loss and Damage Prevention, 14201148*
Robbery Losses in 1927, 7887, 825

Rough Handling, Switchman on, 206
Clark Dump Cars, 1490168
Clark, J. C.: Pensions, 9027, 11847, 13187, 13461,

14937
Class Rates, Eastern, Revision of, 921
Class Rates, Revised, Southern, 147
Classification Lamp, Double Color Change,

1490 D 159
Classification of Material, Report on, 14200 101*
Classification of Operating Expenses; I. C. C.

Hearings, 738, 1445, 1525
Classification of Operating Expenses: 1. C. C.

Rule, 1067
Classification Yards (See Yards and Terminals)
Classifications, Revision of Accounting (See Ac.

counting-Rules)

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Clayton Act Throws Light on Railway Buying, 461 Competition in Building Fieid, 7897

Construction, New: (Continued)
Clayton Law, Charged with Violation of, 547 Competition, Incentive of, 7877

L. & N. Kentucky Division, 1495*
(K. C. S.), 822 (M-K-T), 1212 (B. & O. ; Competition, Less, and More Co-operation, 9527

Mechanical Facilities and the Engineering De.
N. Y. C.; and Nickel Plate), 1349, 1516 Competitive Bidding for Securities, E. L. Nye

partment, 1367
Cleaner, AC Air. 1260*

on, 323, 823

N. P. to Celebrate Opening of Extension,
Cleaner No. 4, 1490D83
Competitive Situation and Rate Decisions, 3921,

1168
Clerks' Union, S. P. Ordered to Recognize, 330,

415

Pennsylvania Plans Four Track Line in Bal-
373, 426, 984
Compound for Cleaning Car Floors, 1490D83

timore, 551
Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis : Compressed Air Plants, Yard, 1058

P. & W. V. Extension Approved, 1529
Automatic Signals Reduce Operating Costs Compressor Unloader Head, Air, 14200112*

Program for 1928, 6137
on Double Track, 12637. 1291*
Compressors, Refinements in, 1490D 50

Quebec, Saguenay & Chibougamau Ry., 940
Fast Run, St. Louis-Cleveland, 402*
Compressors, Self-Propelled, 560D49*

Relocation of C. & P. D. Branch; Pennsyl-
Private Sidings in Illinois, 156
Conant, Luther, Jr.: Industrial Pensions, 9027,

vania, 1193*
Rail Motor Cars, 1490D63

9517, 10817, 14937

Roadbed Construction, 3897
Cleveland-Detroit Air Line, 616*

Concord & Montreal: Ribbon Method of Dispatch. Rock Island Opens Billings-Ponca City Ex.
Cleveland Float Low-Water Alarm, 1420D56*

ing, 1455

tension, 1115*
Cleveland, W. D.: Ii, Station in Hawaii, 982 Concrete

Southern Improvements in 1927, 214
Climax Flexible All-Steel Car Roof. 1490D96*

Design; A. R. E. A. Report, 560D1591, Year 1927, 44*
Clinchfield : Automatic Train Control Hearing, 975

560D170

"Constructive" Freight Stations in New York;
Club Programs, Railroad, 6631, 10791

Manufacture of Products; C. B. & Q.,

1. C. C. Hearing, 937, 1259, 12677, 1286,
Club Secretaries Meet, Railroad, 1420D116

1420D153

1339, 1402
Club, Twenty-five Year; C. R. 1. & P., 1303

Pere Marquette Concrete Roadbed; One Consumer's Interest in Railway Supply Problem
Clubs, AREB; C. & O., 10807

Year's Service, 1281, 129*

by F. M. A'Hearn, 1209*
Clubs, Frisco Employees', 1047*

Roof Slab, 560D 50*

Container Car System; N. Y. C., 1507
Coach (See Motor Coaches; also, Car, Passenger) Slabs, Irving Crossing, 1420D 59*

Container, Freight (See Freight Containers)
Coach Shop at St. Augustine; F. E. C., 440*

Tunnel Lining; Great Northern, 850*

Contest, Essay; G. M. & N., 1114
Coal:
Concrete Plant at Scenic; G. N., 850*

Contest, Essay, Purchases and Stores Division,
Prices in 1927, 65*
Conductor Acts for Foreign Road While On Its

1302, 14200133*
Pulverized Coal Locomotive, German, 963*

Track; C. & O., 881

Continental Motors for Trucks, 712
Railroads Charged wita “Conspiracy" to Conductor, Railroad : Baseball Scout, 206

Continuation of Liberal Improvement Program
Force Down Price, 650
Conduit, Smooth Bore Metallic, 1490 0157*

Forecast for 1928, 17
Shipments in 1927, 4+
Congress, 70th:

Continuous Operation of Yard Engines; M.K.T.,
Smoke Abatement, J. F. Bjorkholm on, 357• Adjourned, 1296

4671
Stocks, 424, 1173

Bills, 163, 203, 207, 251, 330, 354, 424, 551, Contract Forms, Report on, 560D60*
Western Maryland Enlarges Its Coal Load-

601, 603, 693, 759, 763, 822, 825, 8487, Contiacting of Track Maintenance Work; P. &
ing Facilities at Port Covington, 1263*
855, 860 (Denison Bill), 880, 888, 937,

L. E.-I. C. C. Decision, 3437, 359
Coal Fields: Investigation of Conditions, 425, 469,

983, 1111, 1144, 1168, 1191

Contracts: Building Field, 7897
650, 1169, 1226

Flocd Plan, Jadwin, 233*, 367

Contracts for Equipment, Report on, 1490 D48"
Coal-Mine Wages, Senator Johnson on, 155

Legislation, Little Chance for, 1191, 1296 Control of Line Stocks, 1490D34*
Coal Pulverizer, Unit-Power Plant, 920

Public Land Bill, 1261

Control of Material and Supplies Requirements,
Coal Rates : Eastern Bituminous Ordered Re. Congress, the Interstate Commerce Commission

1420D142*
duced, 826

and the Railroads, by S. 0. Dunn, 1089 Control Truck Operating Costs bý Budgeting, by
Coal Rates, Lake Cargo, 332, 3927, 415, 521 (I. Connection, Barco 2-in. Steam Heat, 1490D 80*

A. M. Pearson, 7017, 703*
C. C. Fiíth Decision), 6131, 641, 642 (Sup Connector, Robinson Pin-and-Funnel, 1420D49*

Control, Westinghouse Safety, 1490D159*
plementa! Order), 650, 812, 910 (Order En. Connector with Automatic Lock, Robinson, Controlling Yard Operations, 950†
joined), 1175, 1356, 1461

1490D89*

Conventionalities, 1420D 18*,' 1420D85, 14200 137,
Coal Rates, Maritime, 826
Connellsville, B. & O. Fire at, 381

1490D32, 1490D76, 14900103, 14900130
Coal Rates, Southern: Reduction Disapproved, 521 Consignment Stocks, by C. K. Reasor, 1490D43* Conventions (See names of associations)
Coal Terminal, Port Reading, 399*

Consolidated Car-Heating Company, Inc.: Venti. Conveyor Belt at Port Covington; W. M., 1270*
Coaling Plant, Roberts & Schaefer Small Auto-

lator, Motor Coach, 14200111

Coolidge, President (See President Coolidge)
matic, 560D46*

Consolidated Cartage Co.: Tractor and Trailer Co-operation of Employees, W. W. Atterbury on,
Coaling Station at Trinity; I..G. N., 370*

Service; N. Y. C. & St. L., 288

12*
Coaling Stations, Efficient Operation of, 3427 Consolidated Southwestern Cases, 333, 380, 691 Co-operation, More, and Less Competition, 9527
Coaling Stations, Locomotive, 560D77*

Consolidating Interlockers at West Quincy; C. B. Co-operative Relations with Universities, 1490 D1247
Coast to Coast in 48 Hours, 1163, 11857

& Q., 6597, 677*

Co-ordinating Railway and Motor Coach Activi.
Coats, Pants & Vest, 1455
Consolidation, Grade Crossing, J. M. Davis Favors,

ties, 1005+, 1027
Cock, Ardco Automatic Safety Cylinder, 1490D93*

12637, 1304

Copeland Resolution : Pension Fund, 330
Code of Colors for Traffic Signals, 560D9*
Consolidations :

Copper Wire Installations in 1927, 108
Code, Uniform Motor Coach, 1018*

Brookhart Bill, 983

Corley-De Wolfe Co.: Pipe Unions, 1420041
Coder System of Train Stop; P. R. R., 139", C. & O. Authorized to Acquire Pere Mar. Corn Prices and Freight Rates, 210
9497, 971

quette, 1212, 1524

Corpse" Comes to Life, 1347
Coffin Feed-water Heater, Circulating System in, D. & H. Sells Lehigh and Wabash Holdings, Corrosion, Menace of, 560D1147, 5600140*
1420D40"

10317, 1041

Corrosion of Boiler Tubes, 560D63, 629*
Coffin, Sir Isaac: Railways Opposed, 879

Directorship Orders, I. C. C. Considers Revo Cost (See also Prices):
Cole, W. R.: Capital Expenditures, 11*

cation of, 1516

Automatic Train Control, 822, 974, 1049, 1114
Cole's Basic Ratios, 1420D31, 14200 1147

Duncan, Dr. C. S., on, 591

Daily Figures; N. P. Yard Operation, 195*,
Collar, Pin, for Cotter Key, Seli-Opening. 1293* Eastern Merger Rumors, 10317, 1041

1367†
College Graduates and the Railroads, 2041, 681,

Equipment

and Steel Merger Rumored, D. L. & W. Electrification, 958*
9811, 12981

$600,000,000, 604

Electrical Department, Savings in, 5077
College men in Railroad Industry; Report of

Erie, C. & O. Denied Control of, 1212, 1524 Flood Plan, Jadwin, 233*, 367
Railroad Division, A. S. M. E., 681
Five-Road Route, 1501

Floodlighting of Yards; E. J. & E., 393*
College, Pennsylvania Employees in, 880

Fulbright, R. C., on, 304

Framing Structural Timbers, 307
Collision (See Accidents)

Grand Trunk (U. S. Lines), 1178

Fuel in 1927, 546, 1105
Color of Cars Changed; C. & N. W., 880, 10631

Great Northern Pacific, 215. 337, 431, 683

Gas-Electric Car Operation, 754, 1273*
Colorado & Southern: Annual Report, 1234

Grodinsky, Dr. Julius, on, 1439, 1500

Grade Crossing Elimination, 560D 190
Colored Cab Window, 5961, 6891*

Hall, Commissioner H. C., on, 142

Highway Improvements, Assessments for,
Colors for Traffic Signals, Code on, 560D9*

K. C. S. Charged with Violation of Clayton

560D187
Columbia & Port Deposit Branch, Relocation of;

Law, 547, 1516

Material and Supplies in 1927, 63*
Pennsylvania, 1193*
Motor Coach Lines, 8997, 1261

Motor Bus Operation, J. E. Slater on, 741
Columbus, Gala Day in; St. L.-S. F., 250*

Nat. Ind. Traffic League on Bill, 304

Oil-Electric Car Operation, 1322
Columbus: Motor Truck and Rail Tonnage in Parker-Fess Bill, Hearings on, 142, 198, 229,

Operating Cost Data, 13671
Ohio Compared, 1248

304, 363, 405, 574, 799 (Revised Parker

Power, Purchased, 1032+, 11857
Column Post Lugs, 1292*

Bill), 925, 1191

Shop Building Costs ; C., 1450
Combination Motor Coach and Truck; C. of G.,
1022*
President Anxious for Legislation, 691

Signal Installation; C. of G., 560019

Signals at Crossings in Beaumont, Street
Combustion, L. H. Fry on, 1151

Robinson, Bird M., on, 1200*

Traffic Light, 918*
Comfortable Seats (See Seats)

Senators to Consider, Sub-Committee of, 574

Spring Switch Installation, 560D15*
Commission (See Interstate Commerce Commis.

Southwestern Merger Plan. New, 742, 1168
sion)
Thom, A. P., on, 198, 230, 304, 363, 405

Stop a Train, $2.50 to, 3417

Stopping Trains, F. W. Green on, 11837
Commissioner at the Conventions, A, 1490D567

Traffic Routes and Railroad Consolidations,

Track Labor; P. & L. E. Contracts, 360
Commissioners, Records of, 7287

1439, 1500

Tracklaying and Surfacing, 1383*, 14927
Commodities: Freight Car Requirements for Sec.

Van Sweringen Plan, Revised, 1212

Truck Maintenance, 639*
ond Quarter, 8471, 874
W. & L. E. and P. & W. Va., 1502

Valuation, 2231
Commodity Loading Statement, 1923-27, 1341

Wheeling & Lake Erie Directors Case; I. C. Yard Operation, Car Retarders Reduce Cost
Commodity Prices and Freight Rates, 210, 1461

C. Decision, 1212, 1215, 1536

of; N. & W., 1371*
Commoditi Statistics, Third Quarter, 257, 765

Consolidation of Three Interlockings Cuts Oper. Cost Accounting, E. H. Kemper on, 1096
Commonwealth Cast Steel Frame, Reading Flat

ating Costs; Galveston Causeway, 1043* Cost Accounting Impractical, Is? 14927
Car with, 1490070*

Construction, New (See also Bridges; also, Build. Cost Accounting, J. E. Siater on, 738, 1528
Commonwealth Locomotive Bed, 1420D16*

ings; also, Stations; also, Yards and Ter. Cost Accounting, Motor Truck; Federal System
Communication Facilities in 1927, 107*

minals):

of Expense Control, 7017, 703*
Commutation and Other Passenger Traffic, 5097

Budgets for 1928, 175, 166, 6137

Cost Accounting: Roberts Plan. 738, 1447, 1528
Commutation Case; N. Y. N. H. & H., 1348

Canadian Railways, 365, 823

Cost of Living and Wages, 967
Commutation Tickets on Southern, New, 549

Chesapeake & Hocking, 7257, 730*

Cost Studies, Andrew Sangster on, 315
Commuters Seek Electrification; D. L.

& W.,
C. &0. Line from Gregg, Ohio, to Valley

Coster Memorial Library, Edward Livingston, at
765, 7881, 9491, 958*
Crossing, 7257, 730*, 932

Penn State, 651

Costs. Maintenance, Way to Reduce, 3437
Competition and Junction Points, 1439

Contract Forms, Report on, 560D60*

Costs, Pension (See Pension Problem)
Competition and the Railways, 14237, 1494+

Cost of Building Track, Formulae for De-

Costs, Yard, Cut; I. C., 1035*
Competition, Cut-throat, Who Pays the Bill for,

termining, 1383*, 14927

Cotter Key and 'Pin Collar, Self-Opening, 966*,
6121
Electric Line Extensions, Certificate Denied

1292*
Competition, Government Subsidizing of (See

for; Piedmont & Northern, 909, 1348

Cotter, William: Interesting Family, 1300
Government Subsidizing)

Erie Improvement Plans, 9491, 984

Cotton Belt (See St. Louis Southwestern)
Competition, Highway (See Motor Transport)

Kenora & Red Lake Line, 655

Couch, H. C.: Acquisition of L. & A., 1532

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