MEMORIALS AND THINGS OF FAME

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A handcar (also known as a pump trolley, pump car, jigger, Kalamazo, velocipede, or draisine) is a railroad car powered by its passengers.

October 7, 1870 – The Morning Chronicle
To the Editor of the Morning Chronicle