United States of America.
Full titles read: "NO MUSEUMS FOR HER ! - "Old Peppersass" - 63 year-old engine, destined for National Museum, makes her last trip (8 miles up mountainside) and explodes in pieces doing it !"
L/S of people standing outside old railroad station, the old locomotive is stationary on the track. A small crowd of people gather to watch the proceedings. M/S of man smashing bottle on the side of the steam engine. M/S of the engine driver in boiler suit and top-hat (!) driving engine.
L/S's of the engine making it's way up the hillside watched by hundreds of people. Good C/U's of the locomotive pistons and cogs turning and steam puffing out. L/S of engine climbing steep hillside in backdrop of picturesque mountains and thick forests. L/S's of the train arriving at the top of the mountain and greeted by small group of people who wave and cheer.