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    Running Bear’s May 2021 Coffee Shop

    Howdy, everybody . I was at a dental appointment today. It is the final appointment for getting implants on one side of my mouth. I'm happy with them already, and will be glad to et with both sides of my mouth again. Willie ........ Your nearby zoo looks worthwhile. .... We have the Nature...
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    Monthly Picture Thread - May 2021

    Howdy ..... twforeman, dakotalove39, George, Tom O, Lloyd, and Dennis ..... Each of your osted outstanding work and good photography ! ...... My photos show coal being handled on my Heartland Division of CB&Q (fictional division) . My trains haul coal from the mines to the steel mill and to...
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    Running Bear’s May 2021 Coffee Shop

    Good evening .... Speaking of bad weather, it has been stormy here lately. At 4:30 am this morning, we were awakened by a severe storm and with tornado warnings. We lost power for 4 hours. Some buildings in our area were damaged. We spent time later in the day picking up broken tree branches...
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    Running Bear’s May 2021 Coffee Shop

    Good evening ..... Justin .... I believe you will be happy with your Atlas Classic GP7. I have two of them, and I am very pleased with them. Willie .... I'm happy with our two senators, too. Everybody: .... Have a good night.
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    Running Bear’s May 2021 Coffee Shop

    Guy ..... That owl is hard to see at first glance. Terry .... Your talking about foul tasting lumps turns my stomach. I hate to think how bad it was to actually experience it. Chet .... Your series of layout photos are beautiful. Tom O ...... I'll have to do bold like Sherrel did ....... I...
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    Running Bear’s May 2021 Coffee Shop

    Good morning . Terry ... Thanks for starting the May Coffee Shop. Willie .... .... Willie .... Looks good ! ..... Nice layout photos, too. Tom O ..... I like the inudustry on your layout. Everybody ..... Have a good May Day.
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Good morning, everybody ....... James ... That is very interesting. I see "Herby" and I see "Herbie". Apparently either selling is correct. ... I am continuing to run my 4-8-2's. Are is the Burlington locomotive arriving in Black Hawk with a passenger train.
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Good evening .... Bob ..... Happy Birthday ! Sherrel ..... The photo of the MKT PA1 is very sad. :( ..... Here is one in new condition. In my opinion, the MKT PA1's were very attractive, and several years ago I painted three Hobbytown PA1's in MKT colors. George ..... I'm glad you made...
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Good morning ........ Sherrel ..... I hope the gum cop does not awaken while Guy is doing that. ..... LOL Willie ..... You are doing a great job with your scenery. Do you like usimnhg your Tidy Track ? Jaz ....Thanks for showing how you make trees. Tom O ..... Your industry is very...
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Good morning, everybody .... We had a good evening Friday celebrating my wife's birthday in Nashville. Good food at a very nice restaurant and staying overnight at a very good hotel with champagne in our room. Glancing at your posts, it is good to see everybody is busy with good stuff...
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Howdy ..... Terry .... Sad to hear about your wife having a fall. Guy .... That's an interesting boat kt. Looks like it is Russian. I have not seen a model kit from Russia before. Have fun putting it together. Willie ....... I like your trackside scenes. BBQ grill is a nice touch...
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Back again. The conversation about Boy Scouts reminds me of our story. In my youth I was a Boy Scout like many of you were. We learned many things including first aid. You never know when you may need what you learned. About five years ago, my wife and I were having dinner with friends...
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Howdy .... Yesterday's business news said Canadian National has decided to try buying Kansas City Southern, and made a competing offer saying it was better than Canadian Pacific's offer. .... So, it looks like a bidding war. I have shares of KCS stock which sharply increased in value...
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Howdy Terry ... I am saddened to read your post telling of your recent circumstances. Praying things improve for you and your wife. ... This afternoon we got our boat in the water and at our dock. Just in time for cold rain tonight. Possibly it will change to snow. It was a bit of an...
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    Running Bear's April 2021 Coffee Shop

    Howdy ..... I began typing a response last night, and was interrupted. I'm just getting back now, and my original typing is gone. Willie ...... In your Saturday post, the first photo includes a Mercedes 300 SL gull wing sports car of the 1950's parked in front of the boutique. I noticed...




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