- Photo: Eight Boxcars Of Pork And Beans (1960)
Re: Photo: Eight Boxcars Of Pork And Beans (1960)
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On Dec 22, 2020, at 1:58 PM, Bob Chaparro via groups.io
Photo: Eight Boxcars Of Pork And Beans (1960)
A photo from the Norfolk Southern Corporation:
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"...eight boxcars were ready to roll with 11,000 cases of pork and beans at the Stokely-Van Camp plant in Newport, Tennessee, headed to Merchant Distributors in Hickory, North Carolina. A Southern Railway logo
on one of the cars was nearly obscured by an advertising banner and an oversized pork and bean can.
At the time, this half-a-million can order was one of the largest ever shipped to an individual customer from the North Carolina canning company."
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