Mixter - Railfan' s Diary - Amtrak - pt 1 Rail Fan Adventure -- Railfan's Diary - part 1 Home to Virginia from Seattle, the Long Way, or He Definitely Has Too Much Free Time on his Hands! Part 1 by Jim Mixter Click on the link below to view or download the pdf document. Home to Virginia from Seattle, the Long Way. Part 1. (pdf 1.2 MB, 11 pages) NOTE: Some of the image captions rolled to the top of the following page. Train Images used by permission of Jim Mixter. Also, many thanks to the Cincinnati Railroad Club.