Continental Rails II - Game # 10 - Turn # 3

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Continental Rails II

Game # 10 - Turn # 3

Headline News 1845 to 1846

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1845: First telegraph line laid between Washington and Baltimore.
1846: Congress declares war with Mexico over Texas border incidents!

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Jim Hill bought R&D for $380, Hannibal Kimball bought COG for $540, Hannibal Kimball bought P&LE for $1384.

PCs Merged: S&A merges into SCL, B&A merges into NYC, HRL merges into NYC, C&A merges into PENN.

PCs Incorporated: B&M, CNJ, GT, C&O, S&G.

New Engines Acquired: B&O bought Norris 4-2-0, N&W bought Norris 4-2-0, C&H bought Norris 4-2-0, SCL bought Norris 4-2-0.

New Technologies Acquired: B&O bought switch yards, N&W bought switch yards, C&H bought switch yards, SCL bought switch yards.

Double Tracked Lines: PENN doubled PENN.

New RoWs acquired: NYC got NY3, PENN got PA5, B&O got WV1.

New railroad Presidents: Jay Gould of B&M, Comte Verlin of GT, Jim Fisk of NYC, Jay Gould of CNJ, Erastus Corning of SCL, John Forbes of S&G.

New Private Companies Available: LS, P&FW, GTW, M&C, VC.

Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate remained stable at Normal.
Best locomotive available: Norris 4-2-0
Technologies available are: Grand Station, switch yards

Tycoon Announcements:

8 Jay Gould ryan.tan@ce.com.au
10 William Palmer i can be contacted at walsid@wanadoo.nl

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron William Palmer (10) Jim Fisk (4) John Forbes (2) Hannibal Kimball (5) Jay Gould (8)
Rail Mogul Comte Verlin (1) John Forbes (2) William Palmer (10) Hannibal Kimball (5) J. Edgar Thompson (3)
Rail Builder William Palmer (10) Comte Verlin (1) John Forbes (2) J. Edgar Thompson (3) Jim Fisk (4)
Rail Magnate Comte Verlin (1) John Forbes (2) William Palmer (10) J. Edgar Thompson (3) Jim Fisk (4)
Rail Prodigal Comte Verlin (1) John Forbes (2) J. Edgar Thompson (3) Jim Fisk (4) Hannibal Kimball (5)
Rail Baron William Palmer (10) John Forbes (2) Comte Verlin (1) Hannibal Kimball (5) Jim Fisk (4)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
4 Jim Fisk NYC .... .... ....
2 John Forbes PENN S&G .... ....
10 William Palmer .... .... .... ....
5 Hannibal Kimball .... .... COG P&LE
8 Jay Gould B&M CNJ .... ....
1 Comte Verlin B&O GT .... ....
9 Erastus Corning .... SCL .... ....
3 J. Edgar Thompson .... .... .... ....
6 Edward Harriman .... .... .... ....
7 Jim Hill .... .... R&D ....
12 Cyrus Holliday .... .... .... ....
15 J. Pierpont Morgan .... .... .... ....
13 Thomas Scott .... .... .... ....
11 Byron Kilbourn .... .... .... ....
14 William Ogden .... .... .... ....

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
B&M Boston & Maine 145   19908   14732   83   31145   22555   0   0   0   0  
GT Grand Trunk 73   13350   9612   85   17747   12853   3   0   0   0  
NYC New York Central 491   66849   43451   95   109523   56412   4   5   0   0  
CNJ Central New Jersey 134   20749   14939   85   30449   22051   2   0   0   0  
PENN Pennsylvania 196   49227   31997   95   50842   19106   12   7   675   0  
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 160   17128   9934   99   33141   1002   6   9   0   0  
C&O Chesapeake & Ohio 94   11449   8243   85   19487   14113   0   0   0   0  
N&W Norfolk & Western 82   13203   7658   99   17031   289   10   4   0   0  
C&H Charleston & Hamburg 129   19172   11120   99   27059   454   9   4   0   0  
SCL Sea Coast Line 277   44285   27457   95   60190   22737   7   3   0   0  
S&G Savannah & Gulf 157   19007   13495   86   32363   23437   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
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Grand Trunk (GT ):   GT
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
New York Central (NYC ):   NYC B&A HRL
Unbuilt:: NY3 [Regions: A]
Central New Jersey (CNJ ):   CNJ
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN  (Double) C&A
Unbuilt:: PA5 [Regions: A]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ):   B&O
Unbuilt:: WV1 [Regions: A]
Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O ):   C&O
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Norfolk & Western (N&W ):   N&W
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Charleston & Hamburg (C&H ):   C&H
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Sea Coast Line (SCL ):   SCL S&A
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Savannah & Gulf (S&G ):   S&G
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]

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 0   0   14   +14  0   653   72   8   8  
GT 0   0   14   +14  0   329   36   1   1  
NYC 21   27   34   +13  227   2291   171   4   4   5     10    
CNJ 0   0   14   +14  0   603   67   8   8  
PENN 21   28   36   +15  175   939   46   2   2  
B&O 18   20   23   +5  263   808   0   1   1  
C&O 0   0   14   +14  0   423   47     1  
N&W 16   20   24   +8  170   411   3     6   8    
C&H 18   20   23   +5  195   646   5      
SCL 17   19   21   +4  238   1317   75   9   9  
S&G 0   0   14   +14  0   707   78   2   2  

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
B&H 550   NYNH 550   ERIE 1435   LV 650   READ 520   RF&P 585   N&S 1215  
W&W 600   W&M 665   NER 925   LS 910   P&FW 955   GTW 535   M&C 965  
VC 1465  

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