Re: Watermelons

Bruce Smith

Not unheard of. Campbell's Soup received New Jersey tomatoes in stock cars as well.


Bruce Smith

Auburn, AL

From: <> on behalf of George Courtney via Groups.Io <gsc3@...>
Sent: Thursday, July 11, 2019 10:36 PM
Subject: [RealSTMFC] Watermelons
On another list a modelers was discussing modeling the ACL watermelon car.  He says he was from Texas and mentioned a town that he says was the watermelon shipping capital during the 1940's.  He then said most the photos he had showed the watermelons being shipped in stockcars.  Hmm.  A stockcar amongst the reefers at a Produce dealer?

George Courtney

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