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The Chicago & Milwaukee Electric railroad was operating this type of car in the early 1900s. Photo submitted
John Jacoby, Contributing Columnist
5:00 am CDT March 12, 2019
Modern-day residents of Wilmette and Kenilworth can barely imagine trolley cars running through their villages, to say nothing of a horrible accident in which a trolley car overturned and caught fire in downtown Wilmette, seriously injuring many passengers on board.