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[DRGW] Action Road Slogan? William Canelos sharronbillc@yahoo.c... [DRGW] (DRGW@yahoogroups.c...) 2017-08-31 01:57:01
Re: [DRGW] Action Road Slogan?     [CURRENT] Mike Lehman rebelmike@earthlink.n... [DRGW] (DRGW@yahoogroups.c...) 2017-08-31 00:23:22
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From: Mike Lehman rebelmike@earthlink.n... [DRGW] (DRGW@yahoogroups.c...)
Date: 2017-08-31 00:23:22
Subject: Re: [DRGW] Action Road Slogan?

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Jim Eager's Color Guide indicates the first cars with "the Action Road"
slogan were a group pf 86' double door boxes delivered by Thrall in May
1967. A bunch of other boxes with it followed in 67 and 68, along with
RBLs with it. TOFC, auto racks, gons also soon followed.

Mike Lehman

Urbana, IL


On 8/30/17 8:57 PM, William Canelos sharronbillc@yahoo.c... [DRGW] wrote:
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> Hi All,
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> Can anyone tell me when the slogan "The Action Railroad" was first
> used by the Rio Grande?? and On what equipment early on??
>
> Bill
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<p>Jim Eager's Color Guide indicates the first cars with "the Action
Road" slogan were a group pf 86' double door boxes delivered by
Thrall in May 1967. A bunch of other boxes with it followed in 67
and 68, along with RBLs with it. TOFC, auto racks, gons also soon
followed.</p>
<p>Mike Lehman</p>
<p>Urbana, IL<br>
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<div id="yui_3_16_0_1_1504144235837_12634">Can anyone tell me
when the slogan "The Action Railroad" was first used by the
Rio Grande?? and On what equipment early on??<br>
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