Teeny Tiny Train Man
July 12, 2002
The tiny skunk with the hand-painted white stripe sits among the zinc trees, laser-cut plastic houses, and sports cars of today and sedans of yesteryear.
In the middle of it all, a 14-by-17-foot railroad track wraps around the miniature town. The whirring of model Amtrak trains old and new echoes throughout. It's an impressive site, even for the nonenthusiast.
The model is the work of the Pacific Junction Railway Club, a group of about a half-dozen Havre residents dedicated to building the town and equally passionate about trains.
This weekend, the club will host a Saturday Run at the Havre...