Continental Rails II - Club DE - Game # 11 - Turn # 19

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Game # 11 - Turn # 19

Headline News 1877 to 1878

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1877: Bell's new telephone invention is the hit of the Philadelphia Exposition.
1878: Mark Twain publishes new novel, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Vanderbilt bought TR for $2156, Edward Harriman bought SA&H for $13146, Scrooge McDuck bought C&S for $580.

PCs Merged: FW&D merges into M&LR.

PCs Incorporated: FW&C.

New Engines Acquired: ERIE bought Atlantic 4-4-2, PENN bought Pacific 4-6-2.

New Technologies Acquired: PENN bought Pullman sleepers, READ bought automatic brakes, P&FW bought coal burning engines, WBSH bought automatic brakes, A&T bought Pullman sleepers, A&T bought automatic brakes, GM&O bought Pullman sleepers, SM bought automatic brakes, MN bought automatic brakes, IC bought automatic brakes, CRIP bought Pullman sleepers, CB&Q bought automatic couplers, CASL bought Pullman sleepers, MP bought Grand Station, MP bought automatic brakes, M&LR bought automatic brakes, L&A bought automatic brakes, SLSF bought automatic brakes, GW bought Pullman sleepers, GW bought automatic brakes, SP bought automatic couplers, SP bought Pullman sleepers, SP bought automatic brakes, GN bought automatic brakes, KP bought automatic brakes, KCS bought Grand Station, KCS bought automatic brakes.

RoWs built: IA10 by CRIP, MN2 by M&SP, OK6 by MP, M3 by M&LR, CA7 by CP, TX3 by GW, CA4 by SP, WA1 by GN, MO7 by KP.

PENN doubled B&M, A&T doubled NY3, MP doubled KCN.

New RoWs acquired: P&FW got MD2, CRIP got MN4, KCS got IA6, MP got OK4, M&LR got AZ1, SP got CA3, GN got C10, GW got M1.

RR Mergers: SP merges into M&SP.

Injury claims by rail workers due to dangerous, outdated couplings cost ERIE $12416.

Inadequate brakes on PENN locomotives results in numerous collisions; damages are $35970.

Inadequate brakes on P&FW locomotives results in numerous collisions; damages are $12177.

Inadequate brakes on WP locomotives results in numerous collisions; damages are $13160.

Bankrupt RRs: C&O, N&W, FEC.

Loan Recalls: Scrooge McDuck.

Stock splits: PENN splits 2 for 1, WBSH splits 3 for 1.

Cornered stocks: PENN, WBSH.

New railroad Presidents: Erastus Corning of ERIE, Maggy of C&O, Vanderbilt of C&H, Vanderbilt of GM&O.

New Private Companies Available: H&S, CW.

Florian has a Transcontinental system.

Florian dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $181211. Other tycoons prominently displayed in the news for lavish spending were: Erastus Corning, Edward Harriman, Sun-E Storm, Maggy, Vanderbilt

Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate changed from Recession to Normal.
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

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron Florian (4) Edward Harriman (9) Maggy (7) Erastus Corning (10) Sun-E Storm (2)
Rail Mogul Florian (4) Maggy (7) Edward Harriman (9) Erastus Corning (10) Vanderbilt (3)
Rail Builder Edward Harriman (9) Erastus Corning (10) Florian (4) Maggy (7) Vanderbilt (3)
Rail Magnate Edward Harriman (9) Florian (4) Erastus Corning (10) Scrooge McDuck (8) Maggy (7)
Rail Prodigal Florian (4) Edward Harriman (9) Maggy (7) Erastus Corning (10) Sun-E Storm (2)
Rail Baron Florian (4) Edward Harriman (9) Erastus Corning (10) Maggy (7) Vanderbilt (3)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
4 Florian GN WBSH .... ....
10 Erastus Corning M&SP ERIE .... ....
7 Maggy P&FW C&O .... ....
9 Edward Harriman A&T MP CT SA&H
2 Sun-E Storm KCS CRIP .... ....
3 Vanderbilt C&H GM&O .... TR
1 George R. Obberbaron .... .... .... ....
11 Dan Drew .... .... .... ....
15 Thomas Durant .... .... .... ....
8 Scrooge McDuck GW .... .... C&S
14 Leland Stanford .... .... .... ....
12 Hannibal Kimball .... .... .... ....
5 Jim Hill .... .... .... ....
13 Collis Huntington .... .... .... ....
6 Jay Gould SLSW .... .... SL

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
ERIE Erie Lackawanna 1552   198415   142859   79   373536   7388   4   0   0   1  
PENN Pennsylvania 3270   609892   365934   91   1033046   459149   7   9   0   1  
READ Reading 104   18685   12145   89   23290   14365   6   5   0   0  
C&O Chesapeake & Ohio 865   79361   65869   71   214286   21033   -1   0   0   19  
N&W Norfolk & Western 4675   614877   534943   64   1136211   44507   0   0   0   1  
C&H Charleston & Hamburg 1143   133222   89258   87   335351   183319   0   0   0   2  
P&FW Pittsburgh & Ft Wayne 1107   143075   80122   98   316870   146957   4   1   0   1  
WBSH Wabash Line 2964   520221   270513   99   1058108   70488   2   4   0   1  
A&T Alabama & Tennessee 3045   606156   327324   97   903569   559497   3   4   0   8  
GM&O Gulf, Mobile & Ohio 464   50784   28946   97   118946   14704   5   0   0   4  
SM Southern Mississippi 44   8037   4420   99   7336   180   14   10   0   0  
MN Michigan Northern 102   14053   8432   94   20365   12834   5   4   0   0  
FW&C Ft. Wayne & Chicago 114   17152   11320   88   22791   17909   4   0   0   0  
C&C Cincinnati & Chicago 202   23286   15136   89   39276   23617   2   0   0   0  
IC Illinois Central 185   22256   15134   86   35679   24013   2   2   0   0  
CRIP Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific 497   51833   29545   97   88374   67375   3   0   450   723  
CB&Q Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 190   22478   13262   95   31132   16734   5   0   0   0  
CASL Chicago, Alton & St. Louis 453   55632   32822   95   121394   35277   4   1   0   72  
FEC Florida East Coast 409   32432   20432   91   104832   50682   -1   0   0   38  
M&SP Milwaukee & St. Paul 4424   541162   438343   70   912516   639617   -1   0   0   0  
MP Missouri Pacific 1591   179383   96866   97   298864   186657   3   4   1650   2852  
M&LR Memphis & Little Rock 1809   201394   104725   99   342900   176040   4   9   1878   892  
L&A Louisiana & Arkansas 90   15581   10595   86   20005   9203   5   0   0   0  
CP Central Pacific 2380   240071   132040   96   539208   331588   2   0   0   1462  
WP Western Pacific 940   101583   55871   99   193419   138020   3   0   0   827  
MKT Missouri, Kansas & Texas 326   30006   18604   92   59544   34355   2   0   0   0  
SLSF St Louis & San Francisco 239   25089   15555   92   43164   28922   2   2   0   0  
SLSW St Louis & Southwestern 155   18410   11414   92   30995   18554   3   0   0   0  
GW Great Western 734   75787   41682   99   128849   98917   3   4   0   0  
GN Great Northern 2507   293128   152427   99   562281   372141   4   4   0   1568  
KP Kansas Pacific 989   98861   54374   99   206020   94004   4   0   0   435  
KCS Kansas City Southern 298   33497   17419   99   58489   41499   4   1   270   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)
Erie Lackawanna (ERIE):   ERIE NY2 LS PA8 OH3 MI1 MS MC MI5 OH6
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ALC]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN  (Double) LV  (Double) PA5 C&A  (Double) PA6 CNJ  (Double) GT  (Double)
B&M  (Double) C2 C3 HRL  (Double) NY1 PA9 PA10 PA1  (Double)
B&O  (Double) WV1 M&C IN4  (Double) IN7 IL4 IL1  (Double)
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AOLCMN]
Reading (READ):   READ
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O ):   C&O VA2 MD1 SC5 TN2 TN3 KY4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Norfolk & Western (N&W ):   N&W  (Double) RF&P  (Double) R&D  (Double) N&S VA1  (Double) VC W&W
VA7 NC2 VA4 VA6 TN1 TN4 VA5 NO&J  (Double) MS6
COG  (Double) GA2  (Double) A&C GA3 BRL  (Double) TN6 G&C
TN9 TN10 TN13 N&C L&N TN8 KY12 IL2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOMG]
Charleston & Hamburg (C&H ):   C&H SC4 SC1 GA4 FL4 FL5 FL6 AL8 AL6
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AG]
Pittsburgh & Ft Wayne (P&FW):   P&FW OH2 TP&W OH5 IN1 MI2  (Double) C5 PA7
Unbuilt:: MD2 [Regions: OLCN]
Wabash Line (WBSH):   WBSH  (Double) IN6 MON  (Double) IN10 KY13 IL8  (Double) SCL  (Double)
S&G  (Double) S&A  (Double) NER W&M GA1 A&WP GA8  (Double)
AL4 MS2 AL3 TN12 MS4 TN14
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOCMG]
Alabama & Tennessee (A&T ):   A&T AL5 TN5 AL7 P&LE  (Double) MRLE OH4 NYC  (Double) B&A  (Double)
NY3  (Double) PA11  (Double) C4  (Double) IN3 C&EI  (Double) GTW
IN9 B&H  (Double) A&GW O&M KY7 NYNH  (Double) IL6  (Double)
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOLCMGN]
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio (GM&O):   GM&O MS3 MS1
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: G]
Southern Mississippi (SM ):   SM
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]
Michigan Northern (MN ):   MN
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: L]
Ft. Wayne & Chicago (FW&C):   FW&C
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: C]
Cincinnati & Chicago (C&C ):   C&C
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: C]
Illinois Central (IC ):   IC
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: C]
Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific (CRIP):   CRIP IA7 IA10
Unbuilt:: MN4 [Regions: C]
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (CB&Q):   CB&Q
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: C]
Chicago, Alton & St. Louis (CASL):   CASL SL&A MO1
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: CM]
Florida East Coast (FEC ):   FEC GA5
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ]
Milwaukee & St. Paul (M&SP):   M&SP  (Double) CNS  (Double) SP&P  (Double) ND1  (Double) ND2 NP  (Double)
MT6  (Double) ID1 ID2 MN2 SP  (Double) CA5 OR8 OR7
OR1 OR3 CA4
Unbuilt:: CA3 [Regions: CWTP]
Missouri Pacific (MP ):   MP  (Double) KCN  (Double) MO6 KC&D KS4 ATSF OK6
Unbuilt:: OK4 [Regions: MW]
Memphis & Little Rock (M&LR):   M&LR  (Double) AR4 OK1 T&P  (Double) TX12 TX11 V&T  (Double) TX10
FW&D M3
Unbuilt:: AZ1 [Regions: MSX]
Louisiana & Arkansas (L&A ):   L&A
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: G]
Central Pacific (CP ):   CP  (Double) NV2 UT7 UT6 UT2 UT1 UP NE1 CO7 WY1
IA5 CA7
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: WTP]
Western Pacific (WP ):   WP  (Double) SV  (Double) NV1  (Double) UT8 UT5 UT3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: TP]
Missouri, Kansas & Texas (MKT ):   MKT
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]
St Louis & San Francisco (SLSF):   SLSF
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]
St Louis & Southwestern (SLSW):   SLSW
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]
Great Western (GW ):   GW LA1 TX1 TX3
Unbuilt:: M1 [Regions: GS]
Great Northern (GN ):   GN ND5 SP&D MT1 MT9 MT5 ID5 C&NW  (Double) WI4 MN3
WA1
Unbuilt:: C10 [Regions: CWTP]
Kansas Pacific (KP ):   KP MO3 KS3 MO7
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: MW]
Kansas City Southern (KCS ):   KCS LP&W
Unbuilt:: IA6 [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
ERIE 32   36   41   +9  2274   7731   29   10   10   7     9    
PENN 61   89   59   +57  2329   32726   0     4   7     9    
READ 13   15   17   +4  205   481   39     4   9    
C&O 20   22   24   +4  1746   4325   0   7   7  
N&W 17   17   17   +0  11233   23375   0      
C&H 21   26   31   +10  2107   5721   0   3   3   7    
P&FW 26   29   32   +6  1627   5535   0   7   7   9    
WBSH 37   80   41   +86  3026   177924   0   4   4   7     10    
A&T 27   27   27   +0  6670   45696   0   9   9   4     7    
GM&O 24   31   39   +15  601   2250   70   3   3   7     9    
SM 38   38   39   +1  36   215   5     10   2     4     9    
MN 13   15   17   +4  180   471   39     7   2    
FW&C 0   0   13   +13  0   513   57     4  
C&C 16   19   22   +6  282   934   76     2   4    
IC 13   16   20   +7  385   856   69     3   4     9    
CRIP 17   17   18   +1  457   2416   69   2   2   9    
CB&Q 18   18   19   +1  249   926   24     2   4     9    
CASL 31   37   44   +13  482   2226   39     9   2     4     7    
FEC 13   13   14   +1  663   2045   0     3  
M&SP 40   28   19   -21  38147   73229   371   10   10  
MP 24   24   24   +0  1038   12073   127   9   9   2     4     7     10    
M&LR 49   44   40   -9  3022   11828   102     3   4     9    
L&A 21   21   21   +0  129   435   15     4   2     9    
CP 69   56   44   -25  4431   13401   314     7  
WP 26   27   28   +2  1401   4682   18     9  
MKT 16   19   23   +7  454   1577   53     10   2     4     9    
SLSF 13   15   17   +4  481   1105   90     10   4    
SLSW 16   21   26   +10  280   717   58   6   6   9    
GW 69   53   38   -31  696   3484   186   8   8   4     9    
GN 27   26   25   -2  3028   12381   154   4   4  
KP 32   31   30   -2  891   4822   123     3   10    
KCS 48   52   56   +8  625   1490   0   2   2   3     7     9    

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
H&S 1160   CW 835  

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