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> 1957 - brochure promoting the new Florida East Coast Railway's North Miami station
1957 - brochure promoting the new Florida East Coast Railway's North Miami station
North Miami, Florida
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During that strike...someone blew-up a train on a bridge east of Grynolds Park.
The grandious North Miami train station was featured in an I Love Lucy episode called "Off to Florida" that aired Novermber 12, 1956... right around the time this brochure came out.
It's too bad that within five years that station would be abandoned forever as the FEC went out of the passenger business due to an unsettled strike by the workers. The company continued to use the rails and right-of-way for it's lucrative freight business.