Continental Rails II - Club DE - Game # 13 - Turn # 8

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Game # 13 - Turn # 8

Headline News 1855 to 1856

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1855: The Know-Nothing Party sweeps Northern congressional elections.
1856: Soo Canal completed connecting Lake Superior to Lake Huron.

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Cornelius Vanderbilt bought N&C for $4567, J. Pierpont Morgan bought MS for $2011, Maggy bought MON for $6705, Louis McLane bought C&C for $1020, Salvator bought L&N for $14500, Gyro Gearloose bought IC for $1613, Sun-E Storm bought CB&Q for $12151.

PCs Merged: G&C merges into C&H, MN merges into MC.

PCs Incorporated: C&EI, GM&O.

New Engines Acquired: PENN bought 04/04/2000, MC bought 04/04/2000.

New Technologies Acquired: COG bought Grand Station, MRLE bought Grand Station.

RoWs built: C3 by NYC, PA10 by C&A, IN3 by PENN, IN10 by B&O, VA2 by RF&P, SC1 by C&H, KY13 by SCL, TN5 by COG, IN2 by P&LE, OH1 by MRLE, MI6 by MC.

C&A doubled PA1, PENN doubled PENN, B&O doubled IN1, RF&P doubled PA4, SCL doubled GA8, P&LE doubled LS.

New RoWs acquired: C&A got PA8, P&LE got MD2, C&H got SC2, RF&P got SC5, MRLE got OH5, MC got OH6, PENN got IN9, SCL got IL3, COG got KY7, B&O got KY12, A&T got AL5, A&WP got AL6, SM got MS4, NO&J got MS6.

RR Mergers: NYC merges into MC.

Loan Recalls: Thomas Scott, MaldoNash.

New railroad Presidents: Sun-E Storm of C&H, Darkwing of GM&O, MaldoNash of C&EI.

New Private Companies Available: O&M, C&NW, CRIP, M&LR.

Sun-E Storm dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $2222. Other tycoons prominently displayed in the news for lavish spending were: Maggy, Darkwing, Louis McLane, Cornelius Vanderbilt, MaldoNash, Salvator

Technology advance to steel rails improves track durability, reduces operating costs.
Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate remained stable at Recession.
Best locomotive available: American 4-4-0
Technologies available are: Grand Station, switch yards, steel rails

Tycoon Announcements:

1 Sun-E Storm --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
6 Gyro Gearloose --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Louis McLane (10) MaldoNash (11) Sun-E Storm (1) Thomas Scott (7)
Rail Mogul Thomas Scott (7) Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Maggy (8) MaldoNash (11) Darkwing (9)
Rail Builder Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Thomas Scott (7) Darkwing (9) MaldoNash (11) Salvator (2)
Rail Magnate Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Darkwing (9) Thomas Scott (7) Louis McLane (10) MaldoNash (11)
Rail Prodigal MaldoNash (11) Thomas Scott (7) Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Sun-E Storm (1) Darkwing (9)
Rail Baron Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Thomas Scott (7) MaldoNash (11) Darkwing (9) Louis McLane (10)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
3 Cornelius Vanderbilt SM B&O BRL N&C
10 Louis McLane PENN P&LE .... C&C
8 Maggy A&WP COG MON ....
2 Salvator RF&P C&A L&N ....
11 MaldoNash C&EI NO&J .... ....
6 Gyro Gearloose .... .... .... IC
9 Darkwing MC GM&O .... ....
7 Thomas Scott SCL A&T .... ....
1 Sun-E Storm C&H .... CB&Q ....
4 J. Pierpont Morgan .... MRLE FW&C MS
5 Derpendja von Rense .... B&H .... NYNH
12 William Palmer .... .... .... ....
13 William Ogden .... .... .... ....
15 Cyrus Holliday .... .... .... ....
14 Dan Drew .... .... .... ....

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
B&H Boston & Hartford 110   16618   9638   99   41747   16925   4   0   0   0  
C&A Camden & Amboy 739   131636   76349   96   164017   122843   8   24   0   276  
PENN Pennsylvania 877   122736   71185   99   211170   110150   5   9   148   483  
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 1309   188658   103761   99   272762   139419   7   9   0   0  
RF&P Richmond, Fred. & Potomac 605   79392   46048   99   121548   87315   5   18   0   56  
R&D Richmond & Danville 463   45822   29784   95   91269   69162   0   0   0   101  
N&W Norfolk & Western 325   33476   23433   90   75881   1547   3   0   0   0  
C&H Charleston & Hamburg 365   46821   27156   99   77039   39564   3   5   0   390  
SCL Sea Coast Line 1610   228750   125811   99   341509   220340   6   9   0   578  
COG Central of Georgia 662   83869   46128   99   146231   78650   5   9   0   141  
P&LE Pittsburgh & Lake Erie 780   106296   58462   99   173493   126280   5   9   304   371  
MRLE Mad River & Lake Erie 507   57333   38413   90   88837   71633   1   0   0   0  
A&WP Atlanta & West Point 152   16980   9848   99   29765   22710   3   12   119   0  
MC Michigan Central 1856   263781   147717   98   470557   274719   5   6   500   390  
A&T Alabama & Tennessee 143   14707   9118   95   28310   21377   1   4   665   0  
GM&O Gulf, Mobile & Ohio 135   14036   9825   87   23869   18756   0   0   0   0  
NO&J New Orleans & Jackson 183   21555   12717   98   37524   28373   3   4   1400   0  
SM Southern Mississippi 44   7765   4504   99   10592   8042   7   4   480   0  
C&EI Chicago & Eastern Illinois 184   20938   14657   87   33571   26379   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 & Hartford (B&H ):   B&H
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Camden & Amboy (C&A ):   C&A  (Double) CNJ PA9 READ PA1  (Double) PA10
Unbuilt:: PA8 [Regions: AL]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN  (Double) LV PA5 PA6 P&FW OH4 IN3
Unbuilt:: IN9 [Regions: AO]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ):   B&O WV1 M&C PA2  (Double) A&GW OH7 WBSH IN1  (Double) IN10
Unbuilt:: KY12 [Regions: AOC]
Richmond, Fred. & Potomac (RF&P):   RF&P  (Double) C&O MD1 PA4  (Double) VA2
Unbuilt:: SC5 [Regions: A]
Richmond & Danville (R&D ):   R&D VC VA7
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Norfolk & Western (N&W ):   N&W N&S
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Charleston & Hamburg (C&H ):   C&H G&C SC1
Unbuilt:: SC2 [Regions: A]
Sea Coast Line (SCL ):   SCL  (Double) S&G  (Double) S&A  (Double) GA1 NER  (Double) GA8  (Double)
W&M AL3 W&W TN12 KY13
Unbuilt:: IL3 [Regions: AD]
Central of Georgia (COG ):   COG  (Double) GA2 A&C GA4 TN5
Unbuilt:: KY7 [Regions: AD]
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie (P&LE):   P&LE  (Double) LS  (Double) OH3 TP&W PA7 IN2
Unbuilt:: MD2 [Regions: OL]
Mad River & Lake Erie (MRLE):   MRLE GTW PA11 OH1
Unbuilt:: OH5 [Regions: L]
Atlanta & West Point (A&WP):   A&WP
Unbuilt:: AL6 [Regions: D]
Michigan Central (MC ):   MC MN MI6 NYC B&A  (Double) HRL  (Double) GT ERIE NY3
C4 C5 C3
Unbuilt:: OH6 [Regions: ALN]
Alabama & Tennessee (A&T ):   A&T
Unbuilt:: AL5 [Regions: D]
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio (GM&O):   GM&O
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: G]
New Orleans & Jackson (NO&J):   NO&J
Unbuilt:: MS6 [Regions: G]
Southern Mississippi (SM ):   SM
Unbuilt:: MS4 [Regions: M]
Chicago & Eastern Illinois (C&EI):   C&EI
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: C]

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&H 32   33   34   +2  82   518   32   5   5   9    
C&A 53   59   66   +13  725   3615   80   2   2   3    
PENN 75   73   72   -3  980   4376   35   10   10   11    
B&O 54   54   55   +1  1062   6524   61   3   3   6     8    
RF&P 67   66   65   -2  792   2895   130   2   2   3     6    
R&D 20   18   17   -3  995   2315   0      
N&W 9   9   10   +1  737   1625   0      
C&H 9   13   17   +8  432   3093   118   1   1   4     11    
SCL 48   38   28   -20  2217   8005   80   7   7   8     11    
COG 49   49   49   +0  1196   3246   64   8   8   3    
P&LE 41   46   52   +11  854   3865   35   10   10   8     9    
MRLE 24   24   25   +1  570   2495   40   4   4   2    
A&WP 13   20   27   +14  334   760   0   8   8  
MC 18   24   43   +25  211   9091   226   9   9   8    
A&T 13   19   25   +12  292   644   71   7   7  
GM&O 0   0   13   +13  0   608   67   9   9  
NO&J 13   15   18   +5  315   824   91   11   11   7    
SM 13   23   33   +20  100   220   0   3   3  
C&EI 0   0   13   +13  0   828   92   11   11  

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
B&M 725   O&M 825   C&NW 600   CRIP 750   M&LR 660  

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