January February 1971 Ties

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ON THE COVER

The ASTRO report is the most important thing that has happened in the rail- road industry in 50 years, because we now have a program that is really constructive. In the November 30 issue of Railway Age, George A. Smathers, general counsel for ASTRO and former Senator from Florida, expressed the conviction that "Only you can put ASTRO across," and the belief that "we have a good story to tell."