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The Headlight is no longer published. SCSRA and FRPA
now produce a joint newsletter as of Summer 2003, called the
Below are past issues of the Headlight:
- Spring 2003 Issue, Volume 18, Number 1
(PDFl 8.9MB) - Railroad Days Kickoff Party, tales of Presidential Pullman car,
new calendar year dues structure, etc.
- Winter 2002 Issue, Volume 17, Number 4
- SCSRA prepares for Fullerton Railroad Days 2003, new track surveyed,
Fullerton and Travel Town updates, letter from the public, travelogue, etc.
- Fall 2002 Issue, Volume 17, Number 3
- SCSRA at CSRM Railroad Days in Jamestown with photos,
Event Reports, Travel Town update, letters from associates, etc.
- Summer 2002 Issue, Volume 17, Number 2
- Fullerton Railroad Days report,
Annual Dinner fun and prizes, learn what it takes to do "movie night,"
Red Caboose Motel series concludes, etc.
- Spring 2002 Issue, Volume 17, Number 1
- SCSRA at Fullerton Railroad Days,
Annual Dinner coming on June 15, movie nights both upcoming and past,
Travel Town update, Red Caboose Motel series continues, etc.
- Winter 2001 Issue, Volume 16, Number 4
- M.177 gets large donation,
track materials in Fullerton update, Movie Night will show silent film
with live piano accompaniment, Christmas party report,
Red Caboose Motel series continues, the Thanksgiving Weekend Move Story, etc.
- Fall 2001 Issue, Volume 16, Number 3
- Track Materials moving to Fullerton (photos),
Christmas party (photos), Red Caboose Motel series continues, report on
California State Railway Museum Foundation's "Movie Railroad Days," etc.
- Summer 2001 Issue, Volume 16, Number 2
- New restrictions from City reported with warning
on consequences, Red Caboose Motel series begins, interim permit extended,
Annual Dinner report and photos, etc.
- Spring 2001 Issue, Volume 16, Number 1
- Recent problems leading to SCSRA permit renewal
detailed, end of El Dorado M.177 series, Ops and Mechanical updates, more.
- Winter 2000 Issue, Volume 15, Number 4
- M.177 electrical documentation found, M.177
needs a lift, El Dorado businesses remember the Little Ranger, etc.
2000 Issue, Volume 15, Number 3 - M.177 gets an
ignition system, the Crane moves again, personal
memories of M.177 from El Dorado, and other stories
2000 Issue, Volume 15, Number 2 - First M.177 oil change,
Annual Dinner report, Operations pictures
and movies, memories of M.177 from El Dorado, etc.
2000 Issue, Volume 15, Number 1 - M.177 progress, "Little Ranger" article from El Dorado Times
reprinted, Annual Dinner pictures.
1999 Issue, Volume 14, Number 4 - M.177 focus on fundraising, crane moves to Hawthorne, progress on Tail Track, CS&CV railroad progress report.
1999 Issue, Volume 14, Number 3 - Engine running problems demystified, All-Women train crew, ambitious track 5 rebuild.
1999 Issue, Volume 14, Number 2 -
The M.177 Engine RUNS! Annual Dinner report, Burbank High School Key Club helps out, Inauguration of West End of Track 7.
1999 Issue, Volume 14, Number 1 -
The M.177 Engine starts on air, soon to startup on gasoline! M.177 pics from 1952, letter and donation from Age of Steam RR Museum, SCSRA Code of Conduct.
1998 Issue, Volume 13, Number 4 -
The M.177 Engine gets help from Jay Leno, more parts found, forklift donated, and Burbank High Key Club come and help.
1998 Issue, Volume 13, Number 3 -
The M.177 Engine gets settled in, appeal for help with generator and armature, 1999 calendar, dining car discounts for associates.
1998 Issue, Volume 13, Number 2 -
The M.177 Engine is BACK! Also Annual Dinner, fund raising report.
1998 Issue, Volume 13, Number 1 -
Update on the M.177, Zoo Railroad route APPROVED!, fund raising report.
1997 Issue, Volume 12, Number 4 - A Special Appeal for the M.177, Update on Zoo Railroad and fund raising, Hallowe'en and Christmas
1997 Issue, Volume 12, Number 3 - The latest on M.177, Update on the fundraising, Steak Fry report, Task force to study CS&CV route.
1997 Issue, Volume 12, Number 2 - M.177 gets a loaner bell, SCSRA officer election results.
1997 Issue, Volume 12, Number 1 - See pictures of the finished Winton engine!
1996 Issue, Volume 11, Number 4 - Winton engine ready except for the funds!
Also new board members elected; steam engine history related
1996 Issue, Volume 11, Number 3 - M.177 shows off her newly painted front
1996 Issue, Volume 11, Number 2 - M.177's roof painting is finished; Chell
memorial; annual dinner report; Dinner on the Diner event
1996 Issue, Volume 11, Number 1 - M.177 more and more ready, engine room all
set for engine's return. Chell's last "Prairie Echoes"
1995 Issue, Volume 10, Number 4 - Run down on the M.177 engine, why the
rebuild, and why so costly.
1995 Issue, Volume 10, Number 3 - Travel Town 10th anniversary issue!
History of SCSRA at Travel Town