WM gons

John Nehrich <nehrij@...>

In the Aug. '49 Model Railroader, the review of a Utah Scale Models Col 65
foot mill gon said "The sides are sprayed
authentic Western Maryland white and lettered in red. The lettering is

Is this true? (the color of the prototype that is) - John

Richard Hendrickson

John, regarding the date when the WM ball herald was adopted, there's a
photo of a WM mill gondola (WM 50701) in the 1940 CBCyc which was delivered
with the ball herald in 3-37.

Richard H. Hendrickson
Ashland, Oregon 97520