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Welcome to the July 2019 issue of Trains. Big Boy lives! See the newly renovated 4-8-8-4 in its first few key moments out West and as it joins the 150th anniversary celebration of the Golden Spike. Take in correspondent Bob Johnston’s lowdown on Amtrak’s cross-country trains that have come and gone. Learn how train consists are put together the right way and what happens when they’re not. Brace yourself for an amazing extended “Gallery,” featuring photographer Eric Williams. Check out the highlighted Pennsylvania hot spot in “Train-Watching,” the status of steam debuts across the U.S. in “Preservation,” the latest news, columnists Fred W. Frailey and Brian Solomon, and lots more!