Continental Rails II - Club DE - Game # 14 - Turn # 16

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Continental Rails II - Club DE

Game # 14 - Turn # 16

Headline News 1871 to 1872

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1871: Wild Bill Hickok made Marshal of Abilene. Shoots two men and one policeman.
1872: Buffalo Bill Cody makes first stage appearance in Chicago. Broadway next!

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Darkwing bought WBSH for $2757, Cornelius Vanderbilt bought SLSF for $1305.

PCs Merged: KP merges into CRIP, ATSF merges into CRIP, MP merges into UP.

PCs Incorporated: T&P.

New Engines Acquired: GT bought Atlantic 4-4-2, C&A bought Atlantic 4-4-2, PENN bought Atlantic 4-4-2, B&O bought Atlantic 4-4-2, C&O bought Atlantic 4-4-2, N&W bought Atlantic 4-4-2, S&A bought Atlantic 4-4-2, GM&O bought Atlantic 4-4-2, SM bought Atlantic 4-4-2, C&NW bought Atlantic 4-4-2, CRIP bought Atlantic 4-4-2, M&SP bought Atlantic 4-4-2, V&T bought Atlantic 4-4-2, CP bought Atlantic 4-4-2, WP bought Atlantic 4-4-2, UP bought Atlantic 4-4-2, KCS bought Atlantic 4-4-2, SV bought Atlantic 4-4-2.

New Technologies Acquired: V&T bought Grand Station, CP bought Grand Station, WP bought Grand Station, UP bought Grand Station.

RoWs built: IN8 by C&A, TN14 by GM&O, MO3 by CRIP, ND2 by M&SP, TX6 by V&T, TX3 by L&A, UT7 by CP, UT6 by WP, CO7 by UP.

GM&O doubled MS1, M&SP doubled SP&D, WP doubled SP, UP doubled KCN.

New RoWs acquired: C&A got IL3, GM&O got AL1, CRIP got KS3, V&T got TX7, M&SP got MT6, UP got WY1, WP got UT1, CP got UT5, SV got CA9.

Bankrupt RRs: MC.

Loan Recalls: B.

New railroad Presidents: B of NYC, Darkwing of L&A.

New Private Companies Available: LP&W.

Cornelius Vanderbilt dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $53177. Other tycoons prominently displayed in the news for lavish spending were: Darkwing, Gyro Gearloose, B, Salvator

Invention of automatic couplers facilitates operations, improves safety.
Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate changed from Depression to Recession.
Best locomotive available: Atlantic 4-4-2
Technologies available are: Grand Station, switch yards, steel rails, coal burning engines, block signal system, automatic couplers

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) B (10) Darkwing (5) Gyro Gearloose (12) Vanderbilt (9)
Rail Mogul B (10) Darkwing (5) Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Gyro Gearloose (12) Heckenspecht (13)
Rail Builder Darkwing (5) B (10) Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Heckenspecht (13) Salvator (2)
Rail Magnate B (10) Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Salvator (2) Darkwing (5) Sun-E Storm (1)
Rail Prodigal B (10) Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Darkwing (5) McPenguin (8) Salvator (2)
Rail Baron B (10) Cornelius Vanderbilt (3) Darkwing (5) Salvator (2) Gyro Gearloose (12)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
3 Cornelius Vanderbilt C&O WP SLSF ....
5 Darkwing V&T L&A .... WBSH
12 Gyro Gearloose CP UP .... ....
2 Salvator C&A CRIP .... ....
10 B NYC M&SP CASL ....
1 Sun-E Storm S&A SM .... M&LR
7 Thomas Durant .... .... .... ....
8 McPenguin .... .... .... ....
15 Calypso .... .... .... ....
13 Heckenspecht .... CB&Q MKT ....
6 Mr. Winterbottom .... .... .... ....
4 William Palmer .... .... .... ....
14 Louis McLane .... .... .... ....
11 Salvatore Petrillo .... .... .... ....
9 Vanderbilt .... .... .... ....

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
GT Grand Trunk 329   33439   18726   98   66435   1375   6   0   0   0  
NYC New York Central 1486   184330   103225   95   540218   89768   4   0   0   26  
ERIE Erie Lackawanna 1064   103353   57876   95   316564   126447   1   0   0   0  
C&A Camden & Amboy 2371   397395   206644   99   699226   446510   6   6   0   55  
PENN Pennsylvania 1035   144854   79670   99   298333   5113   9   3   0   3  
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 2645   370393   196306   98   666394   276623   7   2   0   17  
C&O Chesapeake & Ohio 2898   438991   228276   99   878809   435324   6   4   0   34  
N&W Norfolk & Western 2597   336618   185139   96   766563   308698   4   0   0   23  
S&A Savannah & Augusta 1254   138958   72259   99   373948   37077   6   2   0   0  
MC Michigan Central 152   19201   11905   95   58836   25907   -1   0   0   0  
GM&O Gulf, Mobile & Ohio 2695   418050   225746   97   676705   431286   6   13   0   210  
SM Southern Mississippi 227   27557   15432   98   49141   15883   6   0   0   0  
C&C Cincinnati & Chicago 304   35031   22070   91   67127   36907   2   0   0   0  
C&NW Chicago & Northwestern 400   40150   22083   99   105933   31556   3   0   0   0  
CRIP Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific 1225   130981   68110   99   217060   170970   4   2   0   1254  
CB&Q Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 360   34448   20324   95   89023   24978   2   0   0   0  
M&SP Milwaukee & St. Paul 2097   194351   101063   99   382933   282886   0   0   2470   4494  
V&T Vicksburg & Texas 742   62022   32872   98   154759   110887   0   1   125   890  
L&A Louisiana & Arkansas 734   68985   40701   95   144133   105977   1   0   0   1232  
CP Central Pacific 513   43250   24221   95   88596   72307   1   1   1760   1614  
WP Western Pacific 879   90045   46823   99   191044   133210   1   1   2020   1190  
UP Union Pacific 1148   105915   55076   99   191743   157379   2   1   2904   1919  
SL&A St Louis & Alton 99   14358   9476   88   33369   15097   1   0   0   0  
KC&D Kansas City & Denver 66   8856   5225   95   21690   9037   3   0   0   0  
KCS Kansas City Southern 98   10785   6363   95   12589   10470   4   1   0   0  
SV Sacramento Valley 150   15765   8671   99   20503   19497   3   1   1190   0  
T&P Texas & Pacific 224   19122   12812   87   29132   26893   0   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)
Grand Trunk (GT ):   GT C2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AN]
New York Central (NYC ):   NYC  (Double) NY3  (Double) PA11 OH3 TP&W OH5 MI6 B&A B&M
MI5
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ALC]
Erie Lackawanna (ERIE):   ERIE NY2 LS GTW PA8 NY1
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AL]
Camden & Amboy (C&A ):   C&A  (Double) NYNH  (Double) PA1  (Double) B&H  (Double) MD1 HRL  (Double)
C3 MD2 PA7 VA7 MRLE  (Double) P&LE  (Double) OH2 PA4
MI1 MS  (Double) FW&C OH6 IN3 IN8
Unbuilt:: IL3 [Regions: AOLCN]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN LV  (Double) PA9 CNJ PA10 C4 C5 MN
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ALN]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ):   B&O WV1 PA2  (Double) OH1 OH4 IN1  (Double) IN2 IN6  (Double)
IN10 COG BRL A&WP  (Double) A&C AL6 N&C AL7 L&N  (Double)
GA2 AL8 MS4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOCG]
Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O ):   C&O VA4 VA5 KY1 IN5  (Double) MON  (Double) IN7 SCL  (Double)
NER  (Double) GA4  (Double) C&H  (Double) FL4 FL5 FL6 W&W
W&M VA1  (Double) G&C VA3  (Double) AL5 IL5
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOCMG]
Norfolk & Western (N&W ):   N&W  (Double) R&D  (Double) RF&P  (Double) N&S  (Double) VA2  (Double) VC  (Double)
SC5  (Double) TN2 TN4 TN5 KY7 TN6 O&M  (Double) IL2
IC  (Double) IL4 AL2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADOCM]
Savannah & Augusta (S&A ):   S&A GA1 S&G GA8 AL3 A&T TN10 TN13 TN8
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADM]
Michigan Central (MC ):   MC  (Double)
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: L]
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio (GM&O):   GM&O  (Double) MS3 TN12 M&C A&GW  (Double) IN4  (Double) C&EI  (Double)
P&FW  (Double) IN9 KY13 READ  (Double) PA5 PA6  (Double) WV2
PA3  (Double) IL7  (Double) AL4 MS1  (Double) TN14
Unbuilt:: AL1 [Regions: ADOCMG]
Southern Mississippi (SM ):   SM NO&J
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: MG]
Cincinnati & Chicago (C&C ):   C&C OH7
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: OC]
Chicago & Northwestern (C&NW):   C&NW WI4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: CW]
Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific (CRIP):   CRIP  (Double) IA7 MO7 KP ATSF MO3
Unbuilt:: KS3 [Regions: CMW]
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (CB&Q):   CB&Q IA4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: C]
Milwaukee & St. Paul (M&SP):   M&SP  (Double) CNS  (Double) SP&P MN2 GN SP&D  (Double) ND1 ND2
Unbuilt:: MT6 [Regions: CW]
Vicksburg & Texas (V&T ):   V&T TX5 TX2 TX6
Unbuilt:: TX7 [Regions: MS]
Louisiana & Arkansas (L&A ):   L&A LA2 TX1 TX3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: GS]
Central Pacific (CP ):   CP  (Double) NV2 UT7
Unbuilt:: UT5 [Regions: P]
Western Pacific (WP ):   WP  (Double) SP  (Double) NV1 UT8 UT6
Unbuilt:: UT1 [Regions: TP]
Union Pacific (UP ):   UP  (Double) IA5 KCN  (Double) NE1 MP CO7
Unbuilt:: WY1 [Regions: MW]
St Louis & Alton (SL&A):   SL&A
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: M]
Kansas City & Denver (KC&D):   KC&D
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: W]
Kansas City Southern (KCS ):   KCS
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: W]
Sacramento Valley (SV ):   SV
Unbuilt:: CA9 [Regions: P]
Texas & Pacific (T&P ):   T&P
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: S]

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
GT 20   23   26   +6  832   1645   0     5  
NYC 25   24   24   -1  2732   7414   23   10   10  
ERIE 15   15   15   +0  1463   5294   26     13   2    
C&A 56   45   34   -22  2640   11805   50   2   2   3     10    
PENN 23   23   24   +1  2003   5133   47     10  
B&O 28   38   49   +21  3406   13197   36     5  
C&O 37   44   52   +15  3053   14503   0   3   3   5     8    
N&W 25   29   34   +9  3695   12951   38     12   3    
S&A 20   24   28   +8  1656   6229   41   1   1   5     10     13    
MC 15   15   15   +0  196   760   0     3   5     10    
GM&O 45   34   23   -22  8782   13420   55     10  
SM 19   22   26   +7  326   1074   61   1   1   5     8    
C&C 15   15   16   +1  337   1481   39     13   5     10    
C&NW 30   27   25   -5  420   1860   140     3   5     10     12    
CRIP 46   35   25   -21  1395   5804   321   2   2   3     12    
CB&Q 18   23   29   +11  350   1736   64   13   12   5     10    
M&SP 52   32   13   -39  36035   59533   192   10   10  
V&T 32   28   24   -8  756   3655   55   5   5   10    
L&A 33   33   34   +1  541   3442   228   5   5  
CP 25   31   37   +12  479   2386   179   12   12   5    
WP 40   36   33   -7  1655   9120   105   3   3   2     5     10    
UP 53   54   56   +3  2030   5287   453   12   12   3    
SL&A 20   20   20   +0  139   458   37     5   10    
KC&D 15   16   17   +2  113   305   25     10  
KCS 10   10   10   +0  163   453   37     10  
SV 10   13   16   +6  301   750   0     5  
T&P 0   0   11   +11  0   1008   112     5  

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
FEC 1495   SLSW 775   GW 700   NP 1405   SL 750   CT 845   LP&W 1000  

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