- 156 pages
- The Trail of the Swinging Lanterns
- John Morison Copeland
- 02 March 2019 John Morison Copeland
Excerpt From The Trail Of The Swinging Lanterns A Racy, Railroading Review Of Transportation Matters, Methods And MenThe Data Is Necessarily Incomplete, Owing To The Embarrassment Of Avail Able Material Clamoring For Place And Because The Railways Numerous Depart Ments Harbor Scores Of Brilliant Officials And A Host Of Yet Undecorated Aides, But The Biographies, Particularly, Have Revived Some Interesting Early History Which Was The Parent And Foundation Of Present Day Conditions.The Concentrated Effort And Predominant Characteristics Which Eventually Won Prominence For The Gentlemen Herein Featured May Be An Incentive And Safeguard To Young Men And The Journal Is Deferentially Submitted For Perusal To All Readers Who Appreciate How Paramount Among Vital Essentials To Pro Gress And Comfort Are The Railroads, But It Is Especially Dedicated To Those Cosmopolitans Whose Duties Are So Closely Interwoven With The Daily Transport Of People And Their Natural And Manufactured Products.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.