No. 1433 -1978 Release
A new entry in the 1978 Bachmann operating accessories line was The Stationmaster.
This item consisted of a fully assembled train station and it included a microphone, allowing the operator to make annoucements
heard via a speaker located inside the building. The retail price was $14 for its 1978 introduction.
No.1433 -1979 Release
For 1979, Bachmann makes a name change from The Stationmaster to Talking
Station for this action accessory. The illustration provided in '78 is replaced with a production run example for 1979.
The retail price is listed at $16 in '79.