Went from trackman to machinist's helper and boilermaker's helper.
Why should the locomotive engineer receive more than the trackman?
The trackman was a person accustomed to the reality and not the theory of things.
We were an excited group around the train's crew, when the trackman came up with his torch.
"But we see it spread, Miss Warfield," said the trackman with a conclusive gesture.
For nearly 30 years he had been identified with the railroad service filling positions from trackman to general superintendent.