NASG Dispatch 1990 #4 August Articles

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President's Message

Page:
4
Author:
Michael Ferraro
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

The NASG President introduces the new Dispatch editor, and thanks all those involved in the leadership of the 1990 NASG Convention.

A.F. Service Committee Report

Page:
5
Author:
Doug Peck
Category:
American Flyer
Description:

A summary of the 1990 A.F. Commemorative Car made by Lionel, and the improvements Lionel has made to their products starting this product year. Also the article introduces the 1991 A.F. Commemorative Car.

"Springing" The Pacific Rail Shops Bettendorf Trucks

Page:
6
Author:
Jon Firpach
Category:
Freight Cars
Description:

Improving the look and the performance of the PRS truck by removing the springs section and adding "real" springs. Includes photos.

Impressions of an Ambitious Convention-goer

Page:
7
Author:
Pete Mihelich
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

The author reports on all the activities in which he and his wife participated at the 1990 joint NMRA/NASG Convention.

S-MOD Knocks Their Socks Off!

Page:
9
Author:
Don DeWitt
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

The author reports the results of building a 7,200 sqft modular S-scale layout at the Convention. Also included are a full-page drawing of the final track plan, and a full-page photo during set-up.

Photostory

Page:
12
Author:
Bob Jackson
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

Photos, with captions, taken at the 1990 Convention.

NASG Model Contest

Page:
17
Author:
Kent Singer
Category:
Model Railroad Shows
Description:

A listing of all the winners, and photos of the models taken at the 1990 NASG Convention.

The Decal Corner

Page:
22
Author:
Don DeWitt
Category:
Painting & Weathering
Description:

Reports of new S-scale decals from Microscale, River Raisin, John Pratt, and S Designs. Don DeWitt announced that this is his last column, and that Jon Firpach will take over the decals column.

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