How late into the 50's was it reasonable to see the color UP emblem on a PFE
From: STMFC@yahoogroups.com [mailto:STMFC@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Tony
Sent: Friday, July 12, 2013 8:14 PM
Subject: Re: [STMFC] Reefer Roundup revisited
Walt Cox wrote:
That thank you was sent prematurely. All that information was helpful. Asfar as PFE cars are concerned if I could get a handle on when the dual color
herald, black and white herald, overland, and modern gothic lettering
schemes came into use that would take care of PFE's R40-10 & R40-23.
The dual emblem scheme with color UP medallion was instituted in 1946, and
the R-40-23 cars were so delivered. The black and white UP emblem was
introduced in 1950, and "gothic" in 1960.
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