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Comet

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  1. a diesel electric streamliner built in 1935 for the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad by the Goodyear-Zeppelin Company

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  2. Smaller than the other streamliners, it was a three-car, double-ended train that could operate in both directions and thus did not need to be turned at destinations-ideal for the New Haven's cramped terminus at South Station in Boston

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  3. initially placed into service between Boston, Massachusetts and Providence, Rhode Island on a 44-minute schedule

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  4. later, intermediate stops were added at Back Bay, Boston and Pawtucket/Central Falls, RI on an advertised "44 miles in 44 minutes" schedule

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  5. ran 5 daily round trips on weekdays, and was often used for weekend excursion trips

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