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Railway Prototype Cyclopedia Vol. 22


Ed Hawkins
 

STMFC Discussion Group,
The RP CYC Publishing Company is pleased to announce the imminent
release of RAILWAY PROTOTYPE CYCLOPEDIA, Volume 22, scheduled for
distribution beginning in the second week of June 2011. Volume 22
contains much useful prototype information: 170 black & white and color
photographs, 26 diagrams, and two tables for a total of 113 pages
comprising two in-depth articles on the following subjects:

Pennsylvania Railroad Wagon-Top Box and Automobile Cars (74 pages) by
Pat Wider. This article is the sixth in a series covering American box
car designs that were built in large quantities during the first half
of the 20th century. The article covers the Pennsylvania Railroad
wagon-top box and automobile cars that were built from 1933 to 1937
(X31, X32, X33 and subclasses plus other derivatives). It article
contains 89 prototype photographs, 26 diagrams, 8 model photographs,
and one comprehensive table. Railroads that received similar wagon-top
cars such as the Norfolk & Western and DT&I will be covered in a
follow-on article.

General American Airslide Covered Hopper Cars, Part 3 (39 pages) by Ed
Hawkins. The article covers the GATC Airslide cars that were built from
1954-1959 and leased by numerous companies including Pillsbury,
Sunshine Biscuits, Nabisco, and International Milling. The article
contains 70 page-width prototype photographs of GACX Airslide cars,
three model photographs, one table of specialty items and design detail
changes, and one partial roster.

We appreciate your support and extend to you a pre-publication offer
for Volume 22. The normal retail price for Volume 22 is $29.95.
However, your cost is only $24.00 (postpaid to U.S. address) - a
20-percent discount. For the offer to be valid, your payment must be
postmarked by June 11, 2011.

Missouri residents must add $1.90 state & local sales tax ($25.90 total
amount). For addresses outside the U.S., please add $6.00 (Canada) or
$12.00 (Europe and Australia).

To take advantage of this one-time, pre-publication offer for RP CYC
Volume 22, please send a check or money order by June 11, 2011 to:
RP CYC Publishing Co.
P.O. Box 451
Chesterfield, MO 63006-0451

Internet users: Please visit our web site at http://www.rpcycpub.com. A
flyer with summary information in PDF format can be downloaded at:
http://www.rpcycpub.com/v22flyer.pdf

Please contact Ed off-list at rpcyc@sbcglobal.net if you have any
difficulties downloading the PDF or require additional information. We
thank you!
Regards,
Ed Hawkins & Pat Wider


Schuyler Larrabee
 

Check written and in the envelope, mail tomorrow.

SGL



From: STMFC@yahoogroups.com [mailto:STMFC@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Ed
Hawkins
Sent: Friday, May 27, 2011 10:18 PM
To: STMFC Discussion Group
Subject: [STMFC] Railway Prototype Cyclopedia Vol. 22





STMFC Discussion Group,
The RP CYC Publishing Company is pleased to announce the imminent
release of RAILWAY PROTOTYPE CYCLOPEDIA, Volume 22, scheduled for
distribution beginning in the second week of June 2011. Volume 22
contains much useful prototype information: 170 black & white and color
photographs, 26 diagrams, and two tables for a total of 113 pages
comprising two in-depth articles on the following subjects:

Pennsylvania Railroad Wagon-Top Box and Automobile Cars (74 pages) by
Pat Wider. This article is the sixth in a series covering American box
car designs that were built in large quantities during the first half
of the 20th century. The article covers the Pennsylvania Railroad
wagon-top box and automobile cars that were built from 1933 to 1937
(X31, X32, X33 and subclasses plus other derivatives). It article
contains 89 prototype photographs, 26 diagrams, 8 model photographs,
and one comprehensive table. Railroads that received similar wagon-top
cars such as the Norfolk & Western and DT&I will be covered in a
follow-on article.

General American Airslide Covered Hopper Cars, Part 3 (39 pages) by Ed
Hawkins. The article covers the GATC Airslide cars that were built from
1954-1959 and leased by numerous companies including Pillsbury,
Sunshine Biscuits, Nabisco, and International Milling. The article
contains 70 page-width prototype photographs of GACX Airslide cars,
three model photographs, one table of specialty items and design detail
changes, and one partial roster.

We appreciate your support and extend to you a pre-publication offer
for Volume 22. The normal retail price for Volume 22 is $29.95.
However, your cost is only $24.00 (postpaid to U.S. address) - a
20-percent discount. For the offer to be valid, your payment must be
postmarked by June 11, 2011.

Missouri residents must add $1.90 state & local sales tax ($25.90 total
amount). For addresses outside the U.S., please add $6.00 (Canada) or
$12.00 (Europe and Australia).

To take advantage of this one-time, pre-publication offer for RP CYC
Volume 22, please send a check or money order by June 11, 2011 to:
RP CYC Publishing Co.
P.O. Box 451
Chesterfield, MO 63006-0451

Internet users: Please visit our web site at http://www.rpcycpub.com. A
flyer with summary information in PDF format can be downloaded at:
http://www.rpcycpub.com/v22flyer.pdf

Please contact Ed off-list at rpcyc@sbcglobal.net
<mailto:rpcyc%40sbcglobal.net> if you have any
difficulties downloading the PDF or require additional information. We
thank you!
Regards,
Ed Hawkins & Pat Wider










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