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Grand Central Terminal
Penn Station's architect designed terminals in Hoboken, Scranton

I repeated a blooper in my recent column on the 100th anniversary of Baltimore's Pennsylvania Station that was caught by a sharp-eyed Roland Park resident and lawyer, John C. Murphy, who comes from a family of Baltimore architects. I had stated with the authority of numerous articles (some that appeared in this newspaper) that Kenneth Murchison, who had designed Baltimore's Pennsylvania Station, had been a member of the esteemed New York City architectural firm of McKim, Mead and White. When I cited my numerous sources in an email to Murphy, he submitted his own with all the persistence of his trade, and he had certainly done his homework. I could feel my heart sink and my face...