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Metra Oliver "Ollie" Tibbles

posted Jun 25, 2012, 7:57 AM by Randy Hammill   [ updated Jun 25, 2012, 7:57 AM ]
 


If you live in the Chicago area, you may already know Oliver "Ollie" Tibbles, pictured above.

If not, you might think this is a picture of a locomotive (Metra #401 to be exact).

While that's an understandable mistake, you would in fact be wrong.

This is a picture of (perpetual) 7-year old Oliver "Ollie" Tibbles.

Read about Oliver and how he became a train here and here

Photos of the rest of the Tibbles family and this beautiful locomotive can be found here

To Donate to the MAKE-A-WISH foundation, please click here

This locomotive will be available as both a static model in addition to the DC and DCC Sound options.
A portion of the profit of sales of this locomotive will be donated to:

Brain Cancer Research at Sick Kids
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