On Dec 2, 2008, at 7:31 AM, railsnw1 wrote:
I have been trying to get a better understanding on the changes to the
Richard, I have two photos of NP wood sheathed box cars with the old
lettering which were repainted and reweighed in 1937, so that
stenciling arrangement lasted at least that long. However, the
9480-9999 series box cars had reporting marks above the numbers when
delivered by Pacific Car & Foundry in 1937 (but no monad emblems!) ,
so I think it's safe to assume that the change occurred at that time.