The Inaugural Run of the M-K-T/Frisco Streamlined Texas Special

The Inaugural Run of the M-K-T/Frisco Streamlined Texas Special

The Katy, in a joint venture with the Frisco operated the “Texas Special” from St. Louis to Dallas, Ft. Worth, and San Antonio. Some of the cars had names like Sam Houston, Stephen F. Austin, David Crockett, and James Bowie, after Texas heroes. It was a sleek and beautiful streamliner with 12 cars.

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