Continental Rails II - Club DE - Game # 11 - Turn # 23

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Continental Rails II - Club DE

Game # 11 - Turn # 23

Headline News 1885 to 1886

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1885: First photograph of a tornado taken in Dakota prairie.
1886: Poor's Railroad manual estimates that 1/3 of railroad capitalization is water.

Railroad News

PCs Merged: SA&H merges into MP.

PCs Incorporated: LR&S.

New Technologies Acquired: ERIE bought automatic couplers, ERIE bought Pullman sleepers.

RoWs built: TN11 by P&FW, TX5 by MP, AZ4 by M&LR, TX16 by GW, WY3 by GN.

A&T doubled GTW, MP doubled ATSF.

New RoWs acquired: CP got IA3, CW got CO3, M&LR got AZ6, MP got M2, GW got LA6.

Reorganized RRs: M&SP.

Stock splits: CP splits 2 for 1.

Cornered stocks: SLSW.

New railroad Presidents: Vanderbilt of IC.

Florian has a Transcontinental system.

Edward Harriman dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $223456. Other tycoons prominently displayed in the news for lavish spending were: Sun-E Storm, Maggy, Vanderbilt

P&FW railway workers demand safety improvements. Wildcat strike costs $35721.

Engineering advances permit building steel bridges at lower cost with greater safety.
Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate remained stable at Recession.
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 Florian (4) Edward Harriman (9) Maggy (7) Erastus Corning (10) Sun-E Storm (2)
Rail Mogul Florian (4) Edward Harriman (9) Maggy (7) Erastus Corning (10) Vanderbilt (3)
Rail Builder Maggy (7) Edward Harriman (9) Erastus Corning (10) Florian (4) Vanderbilt (3)
Rail Magnate Edward Harriman (9) Florian (4) Erastus Corning (10) Maggy (7) Scrooge McDuck (8)
Rail Prodigal Florian (4) Edward Harriman (9) Maggy (7) Erastus Corning (10) Sun-E Storm (2)
Rail Baron Florian (4) Edward Harriman (9) Maggy (7) Erastus Corning (10) Vanderbilt (3)

Player Summary

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

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
ERIE Erie Lackawanna 1654   226587   158611   81   480917   36037   4   4   0   1  
PENN Pennsylvania 3270   619839   359508   93   1118524   318996   4   2   0   1  
READ Reading 104   18493   10541   97   26707   6485   11   4   0   0  
N&W Norfolk & Western 4675   614814   528739   65   1334057   65065   -1   0   0   1  
P&FW Pittsburgh & Ft Wayne 4063   616159   455957   77   1416223   483574   0   1   0   130  
WBSH Wabash Line 3061   539066   296485   96   1162067   47136   0   0   0   1  
A&T Alabama & Tennessee 3045   630742   340602   97   997476   605660   3   4   0   1  
SM Southern Mississippi 44   8091   4450   99   3816   180   15   6   0   0  
MN Michigan Northern 102   14180   7799   99   23508   5889   8   1   0   0  
FW&C Ft. Wayne & Chicago 114   17433   10808   92   26002   10116   6   1   0   0  
C&C Cincinnati & Chicago 202   24034   13940   96   45922   17038   5   1   0   0  
IC Illinois Central 185   22371   15212   86   42858   21688   1   0   0   0  
CB&Q Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 190   22243   12901   96   37375   6116   6   2   0   0  
CASL Chicago, Alton & St. Louis 453   57117   34841   93   135356   9576   5   2   0   7  
FEC Florida East Coast 409   32549   21157   89   111805   2062   2   0   0   5  
M&SP Milwaukee & St. Paul 4706   618076   537726   64   1058850   0   -2   0   0   0  
MP Missouri Pacific 2585   335100   174252   99   538985   353126   4   4   3200   1608  
M&LR Memphis & Little Rock 2768   326542   173067   98   562053   320340   4   4   3680   366  
L&A Louisiana & Arkansas 90   15969   10060   91   23378   2507   9   2   0   0  
CP Central Pacific 2380   242494   126098   99   617225   267978   3   8   284   188  
WP Western Pacific 940   103909   57151   99   221769   113745   3   0   0   107  
SLSF St Louis & San Francisco 239   24647   13802   98   50535   20012   4   2   0   0  
SLSW St Louis & Southwestern 155   18698   10284   99   35769   10358   6   1   0   0  
GW Great Western 1120   120797   64023   98   228709   80054   5   8   0   0  
GN Great Northern 3227   391952   223414   94   772299   485611   3   0   0   129  
KP Kansas Pacific 989   98469   54158   99   231220   23706   5   2   0   50  
KCS Kansas City Southern 2410   272563   141733   99   526064   206869   6   5   0   1583  
LR&S Little Rock & Shreveport 210   17451   12216   84   34341   26984   -1   0   0   0  
CW Colorado Western 283   32366   22009   86   57712   37739   1   3   752   0  
DRGW Denver & Rio Grande Western 116   13436   8465   91   22015   14350   3   1   0   0  
DP Denver Pacific 106   13097   9168   84   20173   13702   1   4   0   0  
A&P Atlantic & Pacific 116   10586   7304   85   20628   14224   0   1   0   0  
M&W Missouri & Western 197   21524   13560   91   36493   24049   2   2   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)
Erie Lackawanna (ERIE):   ERIE NY2 LS PA8 OH3 MI1 MS MC MI5 OH6 OH7
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AOLC]
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]
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]
Pittsburgh & Ft Wayne (P&FW):   P&FW OH2 TP&W OH5 IN1 MI2  (Double) C5 PA7 MD2 C&O
VA2 MD1 SC5 TN2 TN3 KY4 SC3 GM&O MS3 MS1
C&H SC4 SC1 GA4 FL4 FL5 FL6 AL8 AL6 GA7
TN11
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AOLCMGN]
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 AL1
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOCMG]
Alabama & Tennessee (A&T ):   A&T AL5 TN5 AL7 P&LE  (Double) MRLE  (Double) OH4 NYC  (Double)
B&A  (Double) NY3  (Double) PA11  (Double) C4  (Double) IN3 C&EI  (Double)
GTW  (Double) IN9 B&H  (Double) A&GW  (Double) O&M  (Double) KY7
NYNH  (Double) IL6  (Double)
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOLCMGN]
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, 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  (Double) CA3 M4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: CWTPX]
Missouri Pacific (MP ):   MP  (Double) KCN  (Double) MO6  (Double) KC&D  (Double) KS4 ATSF  (Double)
OK6 OK4  (Double) TX4 CT CO5 SA&H TX5
Unbuilt:: M2 [Regions: MWST]
Memphis & Little Rock (M&LR):   M&LR  (Double) AR4 OK1 T&P  (Double) TX12 TX11 V&T  (Double) TX10
FW&D M3 AZ1 H&S  (Double) TR AZ2 AZ4
Unbuilt:: AZ6 [Regions: MSTX]
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:: IA3 [Regions: WTP]
Western Pacific (WP ):   WP  (Double) SV  (Double) NV1  (Double) UT8 UT5 UT3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: TP]
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 M1 TX16
Unbuilt:: LA6 [Regions: GSX]
Great Northern (GN ):   GN ND5 SP&D MT1 MT9 MT5 ID5 C&NW  (Double) WI4 MN3
WA1 C10 MT4 WY3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: CWTPN]
Kansas Pacific (KP ):   KP MO3 KS3 MO7
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: MW]
Kansas City Southern (KCS ):   KCS LP&W IA6 NE2 CRIP IA7 IA10 MN4 MN5 NE3 MKT
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: CMWT]
Little Rock & Shreveport (LR&S):   LR&S
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ]
Colorado Western (CW ):   CW C&S
Unbuilt:: CO3 [Regions: T]
Denver & Rio Grande Western (DRGW):   DRGW
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: T]
Denver Pacific (DP ):   DP
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: T]
Atlantic & Pacific (A&P ):   A&P
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: T]
Missouri & Western (M&W ):   M&W
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]

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 60   57   54   -6  1857   8270   0   10   7   9    
PENN 26   22   18   -8  7321   32726   0     4   7    
READ 20   20   20   +0  155   497   23     4   9    
N&W 25   25   26   +1  9152   23375   0     9  
P&FW 36   44   52   +16  4770   20274   47   7   7   9    
WBSH 16   18   21   +5  35236   178409   0   4   4   9     10    
A&T 20   20   20   +0  6264   45696   0   9   9   4     7    
SM 53   42   32   -21  85   217   3     2   3     4     9    
MN 28   26   25   -3  98   492   18     7   2     4     9    
FW&C 21   20   20   -1  174   545   25     4   9    
C&C 19   23   27   +8  221   985   25     2   3     4     9    
IC 25   33   41   +16  197   895   30   3   3   4     9    
CB&Q 21   20   20   -1  243   941   9     2   4     9    
CASL 25   32   39   +14  371   2251   14     9   2     3     4     7    
FEC 40   35   30   -10  508   2045   0     7   4     9    
M&SP 7   7   21   +14  29999   23530   0      
MP 22   22   22   +0  2476   16948   222   9   9   2     4     7    
M&LR 52   43   34   -18  2051   16621   104     3   4     7     9    
L&A 50   40   30   -20  109   443   7     3   2     4     9    
CP 56   82   54   +52  3617   27430   0   7   7   2     9    
WP 48   36   24   -24  1246   4693   7     7   4     9    
SLSF 19   18   18   -1  422   1156   39     4   9    
SLSW 27   35   43   +16  117   756   19   6   6   2     4     8     9    
GW 39   38   38   -1  909   5515   85   8   8   4     7     9    
GN 42   38   35   -7  2651   15852   283   4   4   7     9    
KP 30   27   25   -5  1328   4905   40     9   7    
KCS 30   29   28   -2  2625   11794   256   2   2   9    
LR&S 0   0   13   +13  0   945   105     3  
CW 22   30   39   +17  402   1415   0   8   8   9     10    
DRGW 13   16   19   +6  235   536   44     4   2     9    
DP 13   15   17   +4  180   490   40     7   9    
A&P 13   15   17   +4  213   536   44     7   8    
M&W 13   16   19   +6  401   911   74     4   3     9    

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