Continental Rails II - Game # 10 - Turn # 18

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Continental Rails II

Game # 10 - Turn # 18

Headline News 1875 to 1876

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1875: Gold discovered in the Black Hills of Dakota Territory!
1876: Gen. Custer massacred by Sioux Indians on banks of Little Big Horn River.

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Comte Verlin bought CASL for $2600, William Palmer bought CT for $1250, Hannibal Kimball bought LR&S for $5163, Hannibal Kimball bought H&S for $7126.

PCs Merged: SV merges into WP, T&P merges into V&T.

PCs Incorporated: FEC, LP&W.

New Engines Acquired: B&M bought Pacific 4-6-2, SCL bought Consolidation 2-8-0.

New Technologies Acquired: NYC bought refrigerated cars, CNJ bought refrigerated cars, PENN bought refrigerated cars, B&O bought automatic brakes, B&O bought refrigerated cars, W&W bought Pullman sleepers, SCL bought block signal system, G&C bought block signal system, GTW bought refrigerated cars, IC bought refrigerated cars, C&NW bought refrigerated cars, CRIP bought automatic brakes, CB&Q bought refrigerated cars, MP bought automatic brakes, MP bought refrigerated cars, V&T bought refrigerated cars, L&A bought refrigerated cars, WP bought refrigerated cars, UP bought refrigerated cars, GW bought refrigerated cars, KP bought Pullman sleepers, SL bought refrigerated cars.

RoWs built: MI3 by NYC, SC2 by G&C, IN5 by TP&W, MT3 by C&NW, IA8 by CRIP, OK5 by CB&Q, MT7 by CNS, CO2 by MP, AR4 by M&LR, TX11 by V&T, UT6 by WP, NE1 by UP, MO3 by KC&D.

Double Tracked Lines: NYC doubled C3, TP&W doubled OH7, C&NW doubled MN2, CNS doubled MN3.

New RoWs acquired: G&C got SC3, TP&W got TN8, CRIP got MN4, KC&D got MO7, V&T got TX9, MP got CO9, CB&Q got NM5, WP got UT1, C&NW got ID3, CNS got ID5.

Inadequate brakes on SCL locomotives results in numerous collisions; damages are $5772.

Rate Wars: READ declares rate war on PENN, reduces rates by 50%

Stock splits: Les actions of KC&D se divisent à 3 pour 1.

New Private Companies Available: TR, FW&D, C&S, CW.

Jim Fisk dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $12345., Comte Verlin, John Forbes, Byron Kilbourn, William Palmer

Engineering advances permit building steel bridges at lower cost with greater safety.
Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate changed from Good to Great.
Best locomotive available: Pacific 4-6-2
Technologies available are: Grand Station, switch yards, steel rails, coal burning engines, block signal system, automatic couplers, Pullman sleepers, automatic brakes, refrigerated cars, steel bridges

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron John Forbes (2) Comte Verlin (1) Hannibal Kimball (5) Jim Fisk (4) Jay Gould (8)
Rail Mogul Hannibal Kimball (5) Comte Verlin (1) John Forbes (2) Jim Fisk (4) William Palmer (10)
Rail Builder Comte Verlin (1) John Forbes (2) Hannibal Kimball (5) Jim Fisk (4) William Palmer (10)
Rail Magnate Hannibal Kimball (5) Comte Verlin (1) John Forbes (2) Jim Fisk (4) Byron Kilbourn (11)
Rail Prodigal Hannibal Kimball (5) John Forbes (2) Jim Fisk (4) Comte Verlin (1) William Palmer (10)
Rail Baron Hannibal Kimball (5) John Forbes (2) Comte Verlin (1) Jim Fisk (4) William Palmer (10)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
5 Hannibal Kimball CNS TP&W LR&S H&S
1 Comte Verlin MP WP CASL ....
4 Jim Fisk NYC C&NW .... ....
10 William Palmer CRIP CB&Q .... CT
2 John Forbes GTW V&T .... ....
8 Jay Gould .... .... .... ....
6 Edward Harriman UP M&LR FW&C ....
11 Byron Kilbourn C&O .... .... ....
12 Cyrus Holliday .... .... .... ....
15 J. Pierpont Morgan .... .... .... ....
3 J. Edgar Thompson .... .... .... ....
7 Jim Hill KC&D G&C .... ....
14 William Ogden .... .... .... ....
13 Thomas Scott .... .... .... ....
9 Erastus Corning .... SCL .... ....

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
B&M Boston & Maine 842   117566   71715   93   270889   108229   4   0   0   0  
NYC New York Central 2770   552335   287212   99   909391   401266   12   14   0   0  
CNJ Central New Jersey 936   136561   75109   99   266132   14365   9   0   0   0  
PENN Pennsylvania 2430   448157   265694   96   724784   91027   10   2   0   2  
READ Reading 288   38689   32934   99   74120   887   0   0   0   0  
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 2533   536738   279103   99   782936   175991   15   6   0   5  
C&O Chesapeake & Ohio 2026   288301   172979   91   641872   101124   6   3   0   89  
W&W Wilmington & Weldon 2031   276603   143834   99   624724   178818   7   0   0   0  
SCL Sea Coast Line 962   134640   80783   94   280769   7696   7   1   0   0  
G&C Greenville & Columbia 204   23378   14728   91   56445   25127   2   0   0   0  
GTW Grand Trunk Western 2996   575826   299429   99   925431   400440   8   5   0   59  
BRL Blue Ridge Line 384   37539   25152   87   99610   1505   3   0   0   0  
TP&W Toledo, Peoria & Warsaw 2526   540054   286227   98   660963   439568   13   9   0   47  
A&C Atlanta & Chattanooga 137   16983   10869   90   40956   11220   3   0   0   0  
IC Illinois Central 185   25241   16154   90   40769   22770   5   5   0   0  
C&NW Chicago & Northwestern 2497   308732   160541   99   585234   394488   5   9   0   0  
CRIP Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific 423   55307   30419   99   111793   70657   5   20   0   0  
CB&Q Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 1755   247793   138764   95   559379   339336   4   2   0   0  
FEC Florida East Coast 299   27806   19464   84   67703   41497   0   0   0   0  
CNS Chicago North Shore 1838   256259   133254   99   405242   281008   7   4   0   1487  
MP Missouri Pacific 1174   145472   75646   99   253551   154183   6   9   0   0  
M&LR Memphis & Little Rock 641   74629   41045   99   135706   64167   6   0   0   35  
V&T Vicksburg & Texas 1281   128504   70676   99   280977   176153   3   6   0   0  
L&A Louisiana & Arkansas 90   18362   11201   93   22417   12971   10   9   0   0  
WP Western Pacific 1448   196561   102211   99   346712   214941   7   9   0   0  
UP Union Pacific 1236   135031   74267   99   282528   171021   4   7   0   0  
MKT Missouri, Kansas & Texas 326   35909   22264   92   68837   38896   3   0   0   0  
GW Great Western 140   20581   12966   91   30514   19015   6   6   0   0  
KC&D Kansas City & Denver 349   49979   27488   99   89281   53983   7   0   0   0  
KP Kansas Pacific 178   18719   11044   95   36672   20468   4   0   0   0  
SL Soo Line 150   17308   11077   90   30635   18737   3   4   0   0  
LP&W Levenworth, Pawnee & Western 200   22979   15626   86   48824   29926   1   0   0   0  

Railroad Lines:
(Region Key: A=Atl D=DpSouth O=Ohio L=GtLakes C=Central M=Miss G=Gulf W=MidWest S=SWest T=Mtn P=Pacific N=Canada X=Mexico)
Boston & Maine (B&M ):   B&M  (Double) ME1 C1 GT  (Double) C2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AN]
New York Central (NYC ):   NYC  (Double) B&A  (Double) HRL  (Double) NY3 C4  (Double) C5  (Double)
MC PA11 MI5  (Double) MS C3  (Double) P&LE  (Double) OH3
PA7 MI4 MN MI3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AOLCN]
Central New Jersey (CNJ ):   CNJ  (Double) PA9 PA10 PA8 NY1 NY2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AL]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN  (Double) C&A  (Double) PA5 PA6 P&FW PA1  (Double) NYNH MRLE
WV2 B&H A&GW ERIE WV3 IN4 LV IN8 C&EI IL5
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AOLCM]
Reading (READ):   READ PA2 PA3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ):   B&O  (Double) WV1 M&C OH1 OH4 WBSH  (Double) IN1  (Double) IN10  (Double)
L&N  (Double) IL6  (Double) TN7 OH2 GM&O  (Double) AL7  (Double)
AL5  (Double) AL2  (Double) MI2 MS1 IL3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOLCMG]
Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O ):   C&O RF&P  (Double) VC VA4 VA6 TN1 TN4 N&C A&T KY10
KY8 O&M KY11 KY9 TN15
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOM]
Wilmington & Weldon (W&W ):   W&W  (Double) N&W  (Double) R&D  (Double) VA1  (Double) VA2 NC1 VA7
MD2 C&H  (Double) NER SC1 N&S W&M  (Double) NC2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Sea Coast Line (SCL ):   SCL S&A GA1 GA4 FL3 FL4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AD]
Greenville & Columbia (G&C ):   G&C SC2
Unbuilt:: SC3 [Regions: ]
Grand Trunk Western (GTW ):   GTW LS  (Double) OH5 OH6 IN3 IN7 IL4 C&C OH8 IN6
S&G  (Double) GA6 GA7 AL1 A&WP  (Double) AL3 TN10 MS6
TN12 SM  (Double) NO&J KY12 IL2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOLCMG]
Blue Ridge Line (BRL ):   BRL TN2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: D]
Toledo, Peoria & Warsaw (TP&W):   TP&W  (Double) IN2  (Double) MON  (Double) IN9  (Double) KY13 MI1  (Double)
COG  (Double) GA8  (Double) AL4  (Double) MS3 TN13  (Double) MS2  (Double)
GA2  (Double) OH7  (Double) IL8  (Double) TN14 GA3 IN5
Unbuilt:: TN8 [Regions: ADOLCMG]
Atlanta & Chattanooga (A&C ):   A&C
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: D]
Illinois Central (IC ):   IC
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: C]
Chicago & Northwestern (C&NW):   C&NW  (Double) WI4  (Double) SP&P  (Double) MN2  (Double) GN  (Double) ND5
SP&D  (Double) MT1 MT2 MT3
Unbuilt:: ID3 [Regions: CW]
Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific (CRIP):   CRIP IL13 IA8
Unbuilt:: MN4 [Regions: C]
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (CB&Q):   CB&Q  (Double) IA1  (Double) MO8 KCS IA3 SL&A  (Double) MO1 IL11
IA5 OK6 OK5
Unbuilt:: NM5 [Regions: CMW]
Florida East Coast (FEC ):   FEC
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ]
Chicago North Shore (CNS ):   CNS  (Double) M&SP  (Double) NP  (Double) MN3  (Double) ND3 ND4 MT6
MT7
Unbuilt:: ID5 [Regions: CWT]
Missouri Pacific (MP ):   MP KCN  (Double) ATSF MO6 KS2 CO2
Unbuilt:: CO9 [Regions: MW]
Memphis & Little Rock (M&LR):   M&LR  (Double) AR3 SLSW AR4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]
Vicksburg & Texas (V&T ):   V&T TX5 TX6 TX15 T&P TX11
Unbuilt:: TX9 [Regions: MS]
Louisiana & Arkansas (L&A ):   L&A
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: G]
Western Pacific (WP ):   WP  (Double) SP  (Double) CP  (Double) CA6 OR5 NV1 UT7 SV
UT6
Unbuilt:: UT1 [Regions: TP]
Union Pacific (UP ):   UP  (Double) NE2  (Double) NE3 IA6 NE1
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: WT]
Missouri, Kansas & Texas (MKT ):   MKT
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]
Great Western (GW ):   GW
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: G]
Kansas City & Denver (KC&D):   KC&D MO3
Unbuilt:: MO7 [Regions: MW]
Kansas Pacific (KP ):   KP
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: W]
Soo Line (SL ):   SL
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: N]
Levenworth, Pawnee & Western (LP&W):   LP&W
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: W]

Stock Market Report

RR stock data
RR Start price Trade price End price Net change # Shares traded # Shares issued # Shares in treasury President Chairman Directors
B&M 24   26   28   +4  1542   4210   0     2   1    
NYC 52   66   81   +29  2213   13757   100   4   4   1     5     10    
CNJ 27   29   32   +5  1131   4665   15     8   4     5    
PENN 32   34   37   +5  2374   12082   73     2  
READ 12   14   16   +4  671   1440   0      
B&O 37   36   36   -1  4073   12603   70     1  
C&O 26   28   31   +5  2253   10130   0   11   11   1     10    
W&W 28   30   32   +4  2599   10106   59     5   8    
SCL 20   22   25   +5  1383   4787   30   9   9   1     5    
G&C 32   37   42   +10  136   965   55   7   7   5    
GTW 30   31   33   +3  5829   20816   144   2   2   10    
BRL 40   39   38   -2  922   1920   0      
TP&W 39   46   53   +14  3620   12492   138   5   5   8    
A&C 24   26   28   +4  183   678   7     5   1    
IC 14   17   20   +6  369   856   69     1   5    
C&NW 52   55   58   +6  5642   12345   140   4   4   5     10    
CRIP 67   81   96   +29  239   2015   100   10   10   1    
CB&Q 36   42   48   +12  1805   8617   158   10   10   5    
FEC 0   0   16   +16  0   1346   149     7  
CNS 29   31   34   +5  2967   9007   183   5   5  
MP 37   44   52   +15  1333   5838   32   1   1   4     5    
M&LR 28   42   56   +28  538   3123   82   6   6   1     2     4     5    
V&T 44   47   51   +7  1252   6133   272   2   2   4     5    
L&A 14   16   19   +5  175   416   34     5  
WP 44   45   46   +2  1033   7060   180   1   1   4     5    
UP 78   55   32   -46  2850   6000   180   6   6   1     10    
MKT 25   34   43   +18  483   1507   123     1   4     5    
GW 14   17   20   +6  290   647   53     5  
KC&D 63   99   45   +72  81   4812   423   7   7   1     5    
KP 40   38   37   -3  153   851   39     2   6     10    
SL 14   20   27   +13  331   693   57     7  
LP&W 0   0   16   +16  0   900   100     1  

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
SLSF 1195   TR 420   FW&D 975   C&S 580   CW 835  

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