This Northwest Arkansas TV station report from 2019 examines the regional legend of a “phantom caboose.”
Of course, if you’ve read The Water Cure, you know the phantom caboose was the one Stan bought from the Arkansas & Ozarks Railroad in 1960, just getting its bearings from its trip to 1910 and finding its way back to the barn on the family farm near Gaskins …. https://youtu.be/NEHLi1vh5DQ
W. Keith Brenton is a retired communication specialist, minister and passenger train conductor, living and writing in the historic resort village Eureka Springs, Arkansas. He is the widowed adoptive dad of Matt and Laura, and Pop-Pop to one grandchild. He enjoys drinking the local water, but unfortunately doesn’t look any younger than his actual age.