Lakeside (Pop. 10)

An S scale diorama by Philippe Cousyn

Lakeside, downtown, 7 PM...

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Not even a single bottle of beer in this neighborhood!
That's me! Run out of gas in such a godforsaken place. And the thunderstorm which is threatening...

Not much to do... Well, I guess I'll have to wait for the next motorist to come. But, for how long?

Lakeside, next morning...

The thunderstorm has gone. A new day is beginning under clear skies. Finally I'm glad I bought this car. Not really uncomfortable for a small rest...
But, what's that sound? Someone must be coming...

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Disappointment! Just the ATSF morning local taking the siding...

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... to let a fast freight, headed by a pair of ATSF F's in Warbonnet livery, roar by.

A discovery...

While rambling around the dilapidated remnants of Joe's Dinner, I come across this old picture of a bygone era when Lakeside was thriving. Joe must have been an active railfan.

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And still not a living soul in town...

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Last update : 03/19/2001
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