Caught CB&Q E8A 9947B Twice With Big Dink…

Caught CB&Q E8A 9947B Twice With Big Dinkies -- 2 Photos

Caught CB&Q E8A 9947B Twice With Big Dinkies – 2 Photos by Marty Bernard

Via Flickr:

She was built in September 1950, became BN 9953, and then Amtrak 346.

In the photo 9947B leads an inbound rush-hour commuter run on a frosty morning at suburban Westmont, IL on January 4, 1965. There is one gallery car way back there.