Re: Photos: Wabash Decatur Yards

Tony Thompson

The cars were insulated (by the standard of the time) and ice blocks were inside the car.
Tony ThompsonĀ 

On May 12, 2019, at 5:30 PM, Dennis Storzek <destorzek@...> wrote:

On Sun, May 12, 2019 at 08:57 AM, Bob Chaparro wrote:
Photo #21 shows a billboard Schlitz car but it does not appear to be a reefer.
Beer didn't need icing, so beer cars were usually ARA class RB, Refrigerator, Bunkerless. Eventually the brewers came to the realization that putting their logo on the car was akin to posting a COME STEAL ME sign.

Dennis Storzek

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