offered their Cardinal Special in 1929, three years after the running
of the Cardinal's Train.
This image is
from a special pre-catalog folder. The Cardinal Special is the third
set from the top, set number 1084.
Train was pulled out of New York City by a T-2a electric locomotive
(out the tunnels from Grand Central Terminal), so the use of an
electric locomotive in the Ives set is actually quite accurate!
Train Society, courtesy of Dave McEntarfer - Historian.