Linking North and South Volume 1, Issue 1 (3rd Quarter 2005)
Volume 1, Issue 1, was the first issue and served to overview the society and its goals. It contained an introductory message from Society President Bill Sheild who committed to providing quality leadership and support and introduced the elected officers. There were several articles of an historical nature including an article by retired locomotive engineer Robert Puryer along with several pages of photographs of railroad operations. Several pages were devoted to photographs of RF&P model railroad displays. Two pictures of railroad employees in action were displayed on the rear cover.