Continental Rails II - Game # 12 - Turn # 2

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Continental Rails II

Game # 12 - Turn # 2

Headline News 1843 to 1844

WORLD & NATIONAL NEWS

1843: Great Britain granted rights to island of Hong Kong under Nanking Treaty.
1844: Opium War ends in China.

Railroad News

Private Companies Purchased: Leland Stanford bought GT for $426, J. Pierpont Morgan bought B&A for $2521, J. Pierpont Morgan bought HRL for $1526, Thomas Scott bought ERIE for $1500, Jim Fisk bought C&A for $675, Jim Fisk bought READ for $2286, Thomas Durant bought C&O for $900, J. Edgar Thompson bought RF&P for $856, J. Edgar Thompson bought R&D for $523, Bill Bouquett bought NER for $1829, Bill Bouquett bought S&A for $1725.

Loan Recalls: Jim Fisk.

New railroad Presidents: J. Edgar Thompson of NYC, Virgil Bonnefoy-Dumo of PENN, Thomas Durant of B&O, J. Edgar Thompson of N&W, Sleeping Dog of C&H, Thomas Scott of SCL.

Jim Fisk dominated the social pages by conspicuously spending $1010. Other tycoons prominently displayed in the news for lavish spending were: Leland Stanford

Wall Street Report: During last turn, the economic climate changed from Boom to Panic.
Best locomotive available: Lion 0-4-0
Technologies available are: Grand Station

Tycoon Announcements:

9 Virgil Bonnefoy-Dumo %22envoyez la vapeur %21%22-----------------------------------------------------

Top Victory Points

The top five Tycoons in each Victory category are (listed first to fifth):
Robber Baron J. Edgar Thompson (3) Virgil Bonnefoy-Dumo (9) Thomas Durant (11) J. Pierpont Morgan (4) Jim Fisk (1)
Rail Mogul Jim Fisk (1) Sleeping Dog (2) J. Edgar Thompson (3) J. Pierpont Morgan (4) Leland Stanford (5)
Rail Builder Jim Fisk (1) Sleeping Dog (2) J. Edgar Thompson (3) J. Pierpont Morgan (4) Leland Stanford (5)
Rail Magnate Jim Fisk (1) Sleeping Dog (2) J. Edgar Thompson (3) J. Pierpont Morgan (4) Leland Stanford (5)
Rail Prodigal Jim Fisk (1) Leland Stanford (5) Sleeping Dog (2) J. Edgar Thompson (3) J. Pierpont Morgan (4)
Rail Baron Jim Fisk (1) Leland Stanford (5) J. Edgar Thompson (3) Virgil Bonnefoy-Dumo (9) Thomas Durant (11)

Player Summary

President of PCs owned
Player # Tycoon name RR 1 RR 2 PC 1 PC 2
3 J. Edgar Thompson NYC N&W R&D RF&P
9 Virgil Bonnefoy-Dumo .... PENN .... ....
11 Thomas Durant B&O .... .... C&O
4 J. Pierpont Morgan .... .... B&A HRL
2 Sleeping Dog .... C&H .... ....
7 Thomas Scott SCL .... ERIE ....
6 Milton Littlefield .... .... .... ....
8 John Forbes .... .... .... ....
12 William Palmer .... .... .... ....
13 William Ogden .... .... .... ....
14 Dan Drew .... .... .... ....
15 Cyrus Holliday .... .... .... ....
5 Leland Stanford .... .... .... GT
10 Bill Bouquett .... .... S&A NER
1 Jim Fisk .... .... READ C&A

Railroad Summary

RR Name Tracks Revenues Expense Efficiency Bonds Loans Profit / share Dividend / share Grant Land
NYC New York Central 148   21121   12884   99   31451   497   8   3   0   0  
PENN Pennsylvania 104   23440   14533   98   23333   324   14   2   0   0  
B&O Baltimore & Ohio 160   20179   13116   95   32163   461   6   2   0   0  
N&W Norfolk & Western 82   15652   10017   96   17899   236   10   6   0   0  
C&H Charleston & Hamburg 129   22504   13952   98   28212   433   10   4   0   0  
SCL Sea Coast Line 139   29384   19100   95   30118   367   11   5   0   0  

Railroad Lines:
(Region Key: A=Atl D=DpSouth O=Ohio L=GtLakes C=Central M=Miss G=Gulf W=MidWest S=SWest T=Mtn P=Pacific N=Canada X=Mexico)
New York Central (NYC ):   NYC
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: ]
Pennsylvania (PENN):   PENN
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Baltimore & Ohio (B&O ):   B&O
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Norfolk & Western (N&W ):   N&W
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Charleston & Hamburg (C&H ):   C&H
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]
Sea Coast Line (SCL ):   SCL
Unbuilt:: none [Regions: A]

Stock Market Report

RR stock data
RR Start price Trade price End price Net change # Shares traded # Shares issued # Shares in treasury President Chairman Directors
NYC 14   22   31   +17  195   756   21   3   3   2     5    
PENN 16   24   32   +16  156   526   20   9   9   1     11    
B&O 22   29   37   +15  291   817   23   11   11   5     9    
N&W 16   18   20   +4  164   418   12   3   3   2    
C&H 16   14   12   -4  302   653   24   2   2  
SCL 22   23   24   +2  259   709   21   7   7   10    

Private Companies Available for Purchase

CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price CF Price
B&M 725   B&H 550   NYNH 550   CNJ 670   LV 650   N&S 1215   W&W 600  
W&M 665   S&G 785  

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