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A Last Look Back

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Fort Pegasus has kept the land quiet...

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Now that the railroad has reached the area, a small trading post has sprung up, and a first stinking industry has arrived, too (it's purpose became hazy over the ages - something to do with breaking rock, or a smelter)... Meanwhile, others are making the land fit for raising cattle, farming, building a town...

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Since the town consists mainly of just Main Street, let's at least look at it from different angles ;o)

Most notable is the Wells Fargo station with its rather luxurious hotel (that guy must have had insider information) and the neighboring telegraph office... Quite impressive also the 'government compound' with the tall courthouse, sheriff's office and jail... The undertaker is another smart guy - he set up shop right next to the gallows... The rest are craftsmen, shops, saloons, stables and liveries...

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As you can see - BoomTown...!

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Mostly its cattle country, and with the building of a larger freight station under way, SotH is driven in from all over the region...

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Some are (sc)raping the earth down to the bones in search of quick riches... thousands will die here from the horrible working- and living conditions, sickness, crime, greed... Very few will make their fortune...

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Unlike the folks who work and live on the DoubleP ranch - they are already pretty well settled, clearing more land all around their home to gain more pastures and arable land, continuing to build an empire... (among them the TLC, which will bring all the logging business under their control, until present day)...

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And some overviews of the humble beginnings of what we today know as 'Mountainview'...

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That's it with the history hour... most other articles from that era where lost in the great fire of 1932...

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[quote name='ggamgus' timestamp='1339098094']the next Oregon Trail game.[/quote]

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Tehehehe... those were the days, huh? :-)

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I think I'm having a heart attack at the moment. THIS IS JAW DROPPING ! Hold on a second I got to listen the Good the Bad & the Ugly soundtrack. Stunnin' work, amazing, incredible realism, wonderful ! 6 out of 5 ! can someone please put this in the Hall of Fame section ?
Excellent work with the LE as always, I wouldn't have used canals nor that type of vegetation, but..whatever don't worry about my comment this is an incredible work, congratulations Paeng !

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Love love love! It's like everything I wished I could do in my old Western CJ but didn't have the talent or patience for...I even had a fire...

Can't wait to see what you do next

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[quote name='Azunai' timestamp='1339148193']i interested in your horse caravan[/quote]

I think most of the horse props are from Megapack RT Vol 01...

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[quote name='paeng' timestamp='1339196417']
I think most of the horse props are from Megapack RT Vol 01...
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okay,very well thanks,
that's great

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[size=2]CONGRATULATIONS!! THIS ENTRY WON [url="http://community.simtropolis.com/journals/2774/entry-16969-week-24-61112-61712/"]BEST OF THE BEST! - WEEKLY EDITION[/url] FOR THE CATEGORY [i][color=#0000FF]XCITING[/color][/i][/size][/b]

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I have the file and RT Vol 1 but I get neither horses nor any other file caravans need you or someone could help me to know that I have to I HOPE YOUR ANSWER PLEASE

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