Re: drawings


johnny graybeal
 

Not the case Dan. Red roofs came about on the 15 in 1949. Inspired the Bachmann Big Hauler coaches I think.
Johnny

-----Original Message-----
From: Dan Stenger
Sent: Feb 14, 2021 6:00 PM
To: "'ETWNC@groups.io'"
Subject: Re: [ETWNC] drawings

I read somewhere that if the car had gold lettering the roof was black and if it had white lettering it had a red roof.

Dan

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From: "johnny graybeal"
To: ETWNC@groups.io
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Sent: Saturday February 13 2021 11:34:56AM
Subject: Re: [ETWNC] drawings

Not an easy answer. I can say for sure that red was not the color until 1949. I would say black, which is what the colorized post cards from the 30s show. There is also this photo, which is from 1948 but shows the equipment in WWII colors.
Johnny Graybeal

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