TITLE

Homage to a grand old train store

AUTHOR(S)
Carp, Roger
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Classic Toy Trains;Dec2010, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Erich Fuchs, a train store in Boston, Massachusetts, owned by Eric Fuchs. The store features scale brass imports from Max Gray, Tenshodo and United and European trains made by German firm Märklin. Fuchs, together with his wife and a friend, set up his shop and invited the public to see the new Lionel and Flyer lines. He introduced Bostonians to the models catalogued by Lionel and Gilbert and reached out to customers in New England through advertisements in local newspapers and national magazines which led to the store's success.
ACCESSION #
54423174

 

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