NASG Dispatch Articles: Model Railroad Magazines

Editorial

Issue:
1988 #3 August
Page:
4
Author:
Dick Karnes
Description:

A photo tour to Spokane, WA, and this is the first Dispatch issue with a theme: tracklaying.

Elaine's Elaborations

Issue:
1982 #6 Fall
Page:
2
Author:
Elaine Powell
Description:

S-scale modeler Sam Powell's wife, Elaine, has volunteered to take over the role as editor of the NASG's Dispatch. Sam will be the technical associate editor.

Elaine's Elaborations

Issue:
1983 #3 Summer
Page:
2
Author:
Elaine Powell
Description:

Purpose behind the included survey.

From the Conductor

Issue:
2014 #1 February
Page:
7
Author:
Bill Pyper
Description:

The editor of the Dispatch introduces his design idea of making the cover's text look like the font and style of a prototype railroad. Each issue will be different.

Jeff's Junction

Issue:
1999 #1 February
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Description:

The author describes his strong desire to collecting magazines.

OS from S Tower

Issue:
2011 #3 June
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Description:

The editor reviews the 16-page insert in the May 2011 Railroad Model Craftsman magazine featuring S-scale products and articles.

OS from S Tower

Issue:
2011 #5 October
Page:
5
Author:
Jeff Madden
Description:

The editor is proposing the idea of creating a "Great Model Railroads" magazine that only features S-scale layouts. One such magazine would be for standard- and narrow-gauge "scale" layouts, and a second such magazine could be for A.F. and hi-rail layouts.

Promotions Committee Report

Issue:
1991 #3 May
Page:
23
Author:
John Craft
Description:

The promotions chairman explains what happened in the recent multi-scale magazine advertisements for S and the NASG.

Tips on Storing Your Magazines

Issue:
1999 #3 June
Page:
19
Author:
Denis Fortier
Description:

The author describes using a book-binding service to have your magazines be nicely bound in a hard-cover album.

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