Enjoyed that. Thanks,TomCurtin wrote: Folks, I took the liberty of copying this item from the Metro North forum. I haven't watched it (Watching films on my laptop screen isn't my idea of fun) but it look like it could be fun to see:
"A fascinating hour-long documentary that was just posted on YouTube. Tons of interesting footage from the New Haven's commuter operation, including lengthy interviews with commuters.
'Railroads: End of the Line?'
BY Chet Huntley | NBC News | 1961
Its interesting to contrast the NH operation of 1961 with the way the New Haven Line is operated by MN today. One clear difference - you can't jump on a train that's pulling out of the station anymore. (at 7:18 in the video)"