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There was 3 hoppers like this one (different numbers), but by the time I got back with my camera, the others were gone!
The lettering is pretty cheap (price-wise) compared to advertising on tv or radio, so I beleive this is better than giving the money to a fundraiser. This campaign may help the cause a bunch!


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Until some tagger gets to it.

I wonder how these PSA-type messages get around the ban on advertising on railcars?


They're doing a good thing but why couldn't the money for that paint go to fundraising instead?
And why do you think it isn't? You can't raise funds if nobody knows who your organization is, what it's raising money for, and how to contact your organization. Besides, it's quite likely that Trinity, ConAgra, or GATX paid for it out of their own pockets anyway, so there wouldn't be any cost to the charity/non-profit in question if that were the case. It's just par for the course, my friend.:) is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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