The return of passenger rail service to New Milford has been a hot topic in recent years. Above, passengers board the 9:17 southbound train at the Merwinsville Hotel stop in Gaylordsville in 1902. The man carrying the box is stationmaster Ed Hand. If you have a “Way Back When” photograph you’d like to share, contact Deborah Rose at 860-355-7324 or drose@newstimes.com.