locomotive #1 pulled the train into Washington DC at 8:17 AM. The
train displayed on the grounds of the Pentagon, adjacent to the E-1 lot.
#4449 took over from #1 (former Reading 2101) and reamined at the
head to the train to the end of the line in Florida. This was the
last time 2101 would be with the AFT.
From here the
train would makes its way down the East coast, finally ending up
in Miami, Florida at the end of the year.
Ad from The
Washington Star newspaper, Bob Skillman collection