The North Central O' Gaugers
Model Railroad Club was the idea of two men, David Groh and Wayne Willis, who worked together in a hobby shop.
There was blood on both sides, a couple of gaugers
were hit, one of Isaac's men fatally so and another with a shattered femur.
Collection of the excise in the 1640s frequently led to riots, abuse of excise officials and gaugers
, and simple avoidance of payment.
quality control tests--and whose firm the gaugers
claimed was engaged in
A good field survey will include trips out to the field to check all the equipment and facilities, and to observe gaugers
and meter techs actually performing their jobs.
He even had the peace of mind to warn price gaugers
, phony telemarketers and bogus Web sites that were taking advantage of others' misfortune that they would be tracked down and punished.
Hiding in ditches and behind shrubs, Elroy and his investigators staked out Koch gaugers
and reported catching them in the act of mismeasuring oil from tanks at six different sites.
On Saturday, May 11, the North Central "O" Gaugers
Model Railroad Club will recognize the significant anniversary by running model steam engines from the Union Pacific and Central Pacific lines.
"We also had some bright gaugers
(government men who kept track of the gallonage) in those days.