Re: Calling a spade a club

bierglaeser <bierglaeser@...>

--- In STMFC@..., "Mike Brock" <brockm@b...> wrote:

So...disagreement about terms...again. It IS a mildly interesting
subject...IMO. I'll offer a view AND one historical fact. First,
I'm going
to bet...not much but still a bet...that few on here would write a
book and
refer to a box car as a PS-0....even though they might happily
refer to it
as such here. <snip>
Mike Brock....running for my bunker
Well, at least one person used it in a book. Me! I used PS-0 in the
CGW color guide. I qualified it by saying Pullman-Standard never
used the term but ...

I'll start back-pedaling now.

Gene Green

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