Continental Rails II - Game # 9 - Turn # 14

Logo Continental Rails

Continental Rails II

Game # 9 - Turn # 14

Headline News 1867 to 1868

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1867: The first trans-Atlantic telegraph cable laid between U.S. and Europe.
1868: U.S. spends millions to purchase Alaska wasteland from Russia!

Message to All Players in This Game

Désolé pour le retard, je suis parti en week end avec mon ordinateur portable, mais pas le cable de connexion du modem...

Sorry for the delay, I got on week end with my laptop computer, but witthout the modem cable...

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Crazy French II bought GN for $51307, William Ogden bought KCS for $12790, Edward Harriman bought KCN for $14000.

PCs Incorporated: NP.

New Technologies Acquired: CNS bought Grand Station.

RoWs built: TN9 by PENN, KY11 by B&O, MI6 by R&D, GA2 by W&M, MS1 by S&G, MI3 by P&LE, TN13 by MRLE, TN1 by A&C, KY12 by A&T, MS4 by GM&O, TN7 by N&C, C5 by FW&C, MN2 by C&NW, IA4 by CB&Q, IL11 by CASL, GA1 by FEC, KS3 by MP, AR4 by M&LR, AR8 by V&T, LA4 by L&A, NV2 by CP, CA7 by WP, NE1 by UP, KS1 by MKT.

Double Tracked Lines: PENN doubled PA4, B&O doubled GTW, C&NW doubled C&NW, FEC doubled GA4, CNS doubled CNS, MP doubled KC&D, CP doubled CP.

New RoWs acquired: B&O got KY9, A&T got TN14, N&C got AL2, S&G got AL8, CNS got MN3, CB&Q got IA5, CRIP got IA8, CASL got MO1, SLSW got AR2, V&T got OK1, M&LR got OK2, MKT got OK8, L&A got TX2, MP got CO2, UP got CO7, CP got UT8, WP got NV1, C&NW got C7, PENN got TN10.

Stock splits: Les actions of C&NW se divisent à 2 for 1, Les actions of CB&Q se divisent à 3 for 1, Les actions of MP se divisent à 2 for 1.

Cornered stocks: MRLE.

New railroad Presidents: Leland Stanford of S&G, Henry Farham of P&LE, Crazy French II of MRLE, Crazy French II of GM&O, William Ogden of L&A, Jim Hill of GW, Byron Kilbourn of NP.

New Private Companies Available: SV, SP&D, SL, T&P.

J. Pierpont Morgan dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $10123. Other tycoons prominently displayed in the news for lavish spending were: Edward Harriman, William Ogden, Cante, Crazy French II, Sleeping Dog, Baron Louis Aubade, Byron Kilbourn, Jay Gould, Jim Hill

Le passage aux motrices utilisant le charbon améliore leurs performances, réduisant les coûts opérationnels.
Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate remained stable at Good.
Best locomotive available: American 4-4-0
Technologies available are: Grand Station, switch yards, steel rails, coal burning engines

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron Edward Harriman (3) Crazy French II (6) Leland Stanford (2) J. Pierpont Morgan (10) Byron Kilbourn (1)
Rail Mogul Edward Harriman (3) William Ogden (8) Crazy French II (6) Byron Kilbourn (1) Baron Louis Aubade (4)
Rail Builder Sleeping Dog (7) Crazy French II (6) Edward Harriman (3) Baron Louis Aubade (4) J. Pierpont Morgan (10)
Rail Magnate Edward Harriman (3) Sleeping Dog (7) Baron Louis Aubade (4) Crazy French II (6) J. Pierpont Morgan (10)
Rail Prodigal William Ogden (8) Edward Harriman (3) Crazy French II (6) J. Pierpont Morgan (10) Sleeping Dog (7)
Rail Baron Edward Harriman (3) Crazy French II (6) Sleeping Dog (7) Baron Louis Aubade (4) J. Pierpont Morgan (10)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
2 Leland Stanford A&T S&G .... ....
3 Edward Harriman PENN CNS .... KCN
6 Crazy French II MRLE GM&O GN ....
13 Cante C&NW WP .... ....
4 Baron Louis Aubade B&O SLSW .... ....
1 Byron Kilbourn .... NP .... SP&P
10 J. Pierpont Morgan MP CP .... ....
11 Jim Hill GW .... .... ....
7 Sleeping Dog FEC MKT SP ATSF
8 William Ogden L&A V&T KCS ....
14 Henry Farham CASL P&LE SLSF ....
5 Jay Gould FW&C .... .... ....
12 Cyrus Holliday .... .... .... ....
15 Louis McLane .... MN .... ....
9 William Palmer .... .... .... ....

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
GT Grand Trunk 439   75230   39119   99   154253   52799   9   2   0   0  
PENN Pennsylvania 2822   572474   297685   99   731096   201264   15   18   376   84  
READ Reading 288   59115   33104   98   105593   38336   11   2   0   0  
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 1755   327974   170548   99   481818   80021   13   12   0   4  
R&D Richmond & Danville 1239   158839   87361   99   350113   219445   4   0   0   72  
W&M Wilmington & Manchester 657   84801   44097   99   177789   118821   5   3   0   315  
S&G Savannah & Gulf 1111   167543   97174   99   329374   205296   5   9   236   36  
COG Central of Georgia 3593   636806   433029   86   1143162   649937   3   0   0   25  
LS Lake Shore 182   24354   13882   97   55316   25972   5   0   0   0  
P&LE Pittsburgh & Lake Erie 1693   259039   155423   97   475203   284092   4   0   0   26  
MRLE Mad River & Lake Erie 2291   439314   228445   99   707782   376353   11   0   0   61  
A&C Atlanta & Chattanooga 379   39367   21652   99   77282   50639   4   1   0   36  
A&T Alabama & Tennessee 1890   279886   145540   99   477769   146173   9   12   0   77  
GM&O Gulf, Mobile & Ohio 515   62078   45318   84   126944   81259   0   0   0   25  
N&C Nashville & Chattanooga 636   85197   46858   99   167098   110317   5   9   1000   281  
MN Michigan Northern 102   15762   8984   97   33445   2629   9   5   0   0  
FW&C Ft. Wayne & Chicago 403   75330   39171   99   118580   75229   10   9   0   205  
IC Illinois Central 305   48087   27410   97   61484   32485   9   6   0   44  
C&NW Chicago & Northwestern 720   91210   50165   99   152563   105476   2   10   0   0  
CRIP Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific 150   22695   12482   99   39551   19481   7   4   2010   0  
CB&Q Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 360   43901   24145   99   75142   52807   5   20   0   0  
CASL Chicago, Alton & St. Louis 369   58334   30334   99   90915   63915   8   5   1690   0  
FEC Florida East Coast 2943   572388   297643   99   632201   41483   15   9   0   144  
CNS Chicago North Shore 411   65341   33977   99   110054   62234   9   9   1390   0  
MP Missouri Pacific 832   112839   60933   97   196984   123754   2   4   0   0  
M&LR Memphis & Little Rock 296   30355   20642   86   75519   47415   0   15   235   246  
V&T Vicksburg & Texas 443   40142   26895   87   112213   70222   -1   22   1405   1215  
L&A Louisiana & Arkansas 315   40357   22196   99   85284   53767   5   9   2320   506  
CP Central Pacific 328   42026   23114   99   87401   54296   5   16   0   0  
WP Western Pacific 232   40581   23131   97   71299   44236   7   16   0   0  
UP Union Pacific 363   31267   17197   99   94603   58477   1   12   0   1032  
MKT Missouri, Kansas & Texas 482   48629   29177   94   124727   62073   2   2   1965   156  
SLSW St Louis & Southwestern 155   21317   11724   99   41459   18961   6   9   0   0  
GW Great Western 140   19780   13253   87   35776   16660   4   0   0   0  
NP Northern Pacific 281   26893   16943   91   65316   40034   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)
Grand Trunk (GT ):   GT  (Double) B&H  (Double) C2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AN]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN  (Double) LV  (Double) PA5 PA6 P&FW  (Double) PA9 PA10 A&GW
PA4  (Double) IN5 C&EI  (Double) IN6 KY8 L&N  (Double) NO&J  (Double)
MS6 TN8 KY10  (Double) SM TN9
Unbuilt:: TN10 [Regions: AOLCMG]
Reading (READ):   READ PA3 PA2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ):   B&O  (Double) PA7  (Double) WV2 M&C OH1 OH2 IN4  (Double) MON  (Double)
IN7  (Double) IL3  (Double) IL6  (Double) GTW  (Double) KY11
Unbuilt:: KY9 [Regions: AOLCM]
Richmond & Danville (R&D ):   R&D  (Double) VA7 VC VA2 WV4 KY1 OH8  (Double) OH6 MI6
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: AO]
Wilmington & Manchester (W&M ):   W&M NC1 SC2 SC1 GA2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Savannah & Gulf (S&G ):   S&G  (Double) GA3 GA6 GA7 AL1 AL5 AL7 AL6 MS1
Unbuilt:: AL8 [Regions: ADG]
Central of Georgia (COG ):   COG  (Double) A&WP BRL GA8  (Double) AL3 AL4 N&W  (Double) N&S
VA1  (Double) W&W NC2 SC5 SC3 TN12 NYNH  (Double) CNJ  (Double)
C&A  (Double) ERIE PA1  (Double) MD1 NY2 RF&P MD2 IL8
MS2
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ADLMG]
Lake Shore (LS ):   LS
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: L]
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie (P&LE):   P&LE  (Double) OH3 TP&W MI1 IN2 MC MS MI5 MI4 IN8
IL5 MI3
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: OLCM]
Mad River & Lake Erie (MRLE):   MRLE OH4  (Double) NYC B&A  (Double) B&M  (Double) NY3 HRL  (Double)
C3  (Double) PA11  (Double) C4 IN1  (Double) IN3 IN9 KY13
TN13
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ALCN]
Atlanta & Chattanooga (A&C ):   A&C TN4 TN1
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: D]
Alabama & Tennessee (A&T ):   A&T TN5 TN6 KY6 C&O VA4 VA5 KY2 KY5  (Double) O&M  (Double)
IL2 IL1  (Double) KY12
Unbuilt:: TN14 [Regions: ADOC]
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio (GM&O):   GM&O MS3 TN11 MS4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: MG]
Nashville & Chattanooga (N&C ):   N&C KY14 IL9  (Double) TN7
Unbuilt:: AL2 [Regions: M]
Michigan Northern (MN ):   MN
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: L]
Ft. Wayne & Chicago (FW&C):   FW&C  (Double) OH5 MI2 C5
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: LCN]
Illinois Central (IC ):   IC IL4
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: CM]
Chicago & Northwestern (C&NW):   C&NW  (Double) WI4 MN2
Unbuilt:: C7 [Regions: CW]
Chicago, Rock Is. & Pacific (CRIP):   CRIP
Unbuilt:: IA8 [Regions: C]
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (CB&Q):   CB&Q IA4
Unbuilt:: IA5 [Regions: C]
Chicago, Alton & St. Louis (CASL):   CASL SL&A IL11
Unbuilt:: MO1 [Regions: CM]
Florida East Coast (FEC ):   FEC WBSH  (Double) OH7  (Double) C&C IN10  (Double) C&H  (Double) G&C
SC4 TN2 TN3 SCL  (Double) S&A  (Double) NER GA4  (Double)
FL4 KY4 KY3 FL5 IL7  (Double) GA1
Unbuilt:: FL1 [Regions: ADOCMG]
Chicago North Shore (CNS ):   CNS  (Double) M&SP
Unbuilt:: MN3 [Regions: CW]
Missouri Pacific (MP ):   MP  (Double) KP KC&D  (Double) KS3
Unbuilt:: CO2 [Regions: MW]
Memphis & Little Rock (M&LR):   M&LR AR4
Unbuilt:: OK2 [Regions: M]
Vicksburg & Texas (V&T ):   V&T AR8
Unbuilt:: OK1 [Regions: M]
Louisiana & Arkansas (L&A ):   L&A LA4
Unbuilt:: TX2 [Regions: G]
Central Pacific (CP ):   CP  (Double) NV2
Unbuilt:: UT8 [Regions: P]
Western Pacific (WP ):   WP CA7
Unbuilt:: NV1 [Regions: P]
Union Pacific (UP ):   UP NE1
Unbuilt:: CO7 [Regions: W]
Missouri, Kansas & Texas (MKT ):   MKT KS1
Unbuilt:: OK8 [Regions: M]
St Louis & Southwestern (SLSW):   SLSW
Unbuilt:: AR2 [Regions: M]
Great Western (GW ):   GW
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: G]
Northern Pacific (NP ):   NP
Unbuilt:: none [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
GT 36   37   38   +2  438   2195   0     4   3     6    
PENN 66   82   99   +33  2898   14035   80   3   3   2    
READ 37   44   51   +14  511   1440   0     8   3    
B&O 75   71   68   -7  906   8741   42   4   4   2     6     11    
R&D 36   37   38   +2  1479   6140   55     1   3    
W&M 35   42   49   +14  639   3199   86     14   3     8    
S&G 60   71   83   +23  804   5486   69   2   2   1     11    
COG 30   34   38   +8  5980   17969   0     10   6    
LS 33   34   36   +3  159   910   0     13   1     4     6    
P&LE 87   75   63   -24  3002   10545   100   14   13  
MRLE 62   74   87   +25  1051   11418   44   6   6   4     5     11    
A&C 28   29   30   +2  446   1830   65     4  
A&T 52   62   72   +20  1625   9370   80   2   3   7    
GM&O 45   49   53   +8  855   2527   48   6   6   8    
N&C 39   46   53   +14  959   3130   50     1   3    
MN 30   32   34   +4  103   492   18   15   15   2     3     13    
FW&C 47   57   67   +20  376   1960   55   5   5   3     4    
IC 41   39   37   -4  338   1491   34     3   7     13    
C&NW 52   87   61   +70  1315   14880   320   13   13   1     2    
CRIP 21   28   36   +15  271   750   0     2   3    
CB&Q 58   86   38   +56  175   5145   255     6   2     13    
CASL 42   54   66   +24  260   1803   42   14   14   1     8    
FEC 65   66   67   +2  3427   14643   85   7   7   8     11    
CNS 53   49   46   -7  594   2055   0   3   3   2    
MP 56   82   54   +52  1511   18556   304   10   10   2     13    
M&LR 30   40   51   +21  246   1398   82     8  
V&T 32   43   54   +22  293   2080   135   8   8  
L&A 43   68   94   +51  111   1463   112   8   1  
CP 29   52   76   +47  230   1553   87   10   10  
WP 26   41   57   +31  318   1115   45   13   13  
UP 30   43   57   +27  190   1686   129     6  
MKT 24   34   45   +21  530   2332   78   7   7   3    
SLSW 20   27   35   +15  280   775   0   4   4   14    
GW 21   28   35   +14  254   647   53   11   11   8    
NP 0   0   16   +16  0   1265   140   1   1  

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
SV 750   SP&D 750   SL 750   T&P 1120  

Map in PDF format