Paint color questioh

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Wed Nov 24 05:49:39 EST 2004

> To get my layout started, I purchased off the shelf N&W passenger cars. They
> differ greatly in paint colors and car type from the prototype. I am now
> replacing with prototype quality. What is the correct model paint for
> passenger cars in 1953? Also, for my display shelf, I would like to do a red
> passenger GP9. Would it be a different color again? I would appreciate the
> help.
> John Cullen 
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All the passenger cars ³COULD HAVE² slight differences in the Maroon color,
caused by weather, age, specific source of paints etc.

The Engine would be yet ANOTHER RED.
George Hughes did an article on the Redbirds a few years ago.

Mark Lindsey
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