1933_03_21_News Journal_Mansfield OH_Page 2_Floods Press New Terminal Into Use
FLOODS PRESS NEW TERMINAL INTO USE First Engine Chugs Out of Cincinnati Station. CINCINNATI. March 21. tUR) This city's new union terminal, scheduled to he opened with elab orate ceremonies on Apr. 1, was In operation today, because of the Ohio river flood. When backwaters covered tracks leading into the old Grand Central station, railroad officials hastily decided to use the new 141,000,000 terminal regardless of its undedlcated status. George Rowbottom. Somerset, Ky had the unexpected honor of being at the throttle o. the first train to leave the station. Ha is an engineer for the Southern rail road.