|This was the last release for 1999, Volume 3 Classic catalog. 58 paged catalog, with photograph illustrations and text. Included collector and traditional items. The cover featured one of the most desirable items in the modern era, Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy. The biggest engine to date Lionel's ever made, and retailed for $1499.95(try to find today for under $2000). Other highlights included; PWC 2331 Virginian FM, PWC 624 NW-2 switcher, PWC 6417 LV tuscan caboose, FEC GP-7 Lashup, Xmas GP-7, Dash 9's traditional or command(BNSF, SF, & Amtrak), FT diesel's(SF, B&O, & NYC), Alco C-420(LV, D&H, & NPR), Atlantic E6 4-4-2(B&O, PRR, SF), Pennsy K4, UP SD-40, Boston trolley, new scale 3-bay Cylindrical Hoppers, Streamliner 4-pack passenger sets(Alaska, B&O, SF, & NYC), 6464 boxcar series #9, Jersey Central Madison 4-pack, Lionelville Zoo gondola, Vapor Records N5C caboose, RT. 66 flatcars w/loads, Lionel operating hobby station accessory, tin plate Lionel factory, Hobo campfire, tin plate Hellgate bridge in red & ivory, and much more. 1999 was a killer year for great items.