The following was borrowed from the Google Book publication,

"Between the Ocean and The Lakes; The Story of Erie"

By Edward Harold Mott - Published 1901

A shortened version of the event is presented:

See also: The Last Spike at Cuba, by William D. Burt, on this site.

For more detail of the event you might read the original book at:

      • OFFSITE LINK: Google Book Reprint (Upon arriving at Google Book, click on page 356 to continue the story.... rt)


Researched and Submitted by Richard Palmer
From Cuba Patriot - September 24, 1926

Last Spike Erie RR Patriot Palmer