Re: [BRHSlist] 1940'S FRIENDSHIP BOX CAR
On 5/10/13 7:57 PM, Charlie Vlk wrote:
There were TWO "Friendship" trains. The one the Q painted up the XM for wasNot sure if Charlie is referring the the French Merci Train
when he notes a train that ran coast to coast.
Photos on the above site show buffers; other possible
incompatibilities such as brake systems may have prevented
the cars operating in a train on U.S. rails. Perhaps
someone else here can provide more information.
I always thought Sunset/MTH/Lionel have missed the boat on
this one, since collectors would have to buy all 48 cars to
have a complete collection.
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