Tuesday, May 22, 2012

New Lionel Study Group Open Invitation

Four examples of Lionel 10s. Top: Department store special 10E in peacock with green frame, orange stripe, red lettering and Bild-A-Loco motor at left. The “E” indicated a two position reverse unit controlled from the transformer. Peacock painted 10 with black frame, Ives plates, and a regular motor at right. This locomotive has a manual reverse. Lionel owned Ives in 1931 and 1932 and took some regular production Lionel items and replaced the Lionel plates with Ives plates. Bottom: Red 10 and Macy's 10E in State Brown. Lionel finished some items for Macy’s in special colors. R. Sullens and T. Riley Collections.
Clem Clement and Bruce Greenberg welcome you to join our study of these locomotives and learn more about them. Date: June 2, 2012: 10 am to 2 pm. Place: 5233 Bessley Place, Alexandria, VA 22304 Please call Bruce Greenberg to RSVP at 703-461-6991. For previous study reports, please write Bruce at brucecgreenberg1@gmail.com

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