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Lionel Corporation - History - Pre-war Era
... Lionel's first train, the Electric Express, was not intended for sale to consumers, but rather, as a storefront display ... the public started approaching store owners about buying the trains instead, prompting Lionel to begin making toy trains for the general public ... Lionel ended up selling 12 examples of the Electric Express ...

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    Ever notice how these European trains always smell of eau de cologne and hard boiled eggs?
    Billy Wilder (b. 1906)

    frog pond ...
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