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Last stop for the "Doodle bug" - 1955

This photo was taken of passengers disembarking from the last stop of the "Doodle bug" train in Minonk at the Santa Fe depot at Seventh and Walnut. Pictured leaving the train are Jim and Betty Timmerman at the top of the steps and Mrs. Harriet Webster at the lower right. The last stop occured on January 29, 1955. For more on the "Doodle bug", click here.