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Ihavejustbought a sou. ry proto 2000 e-6 model a & b unit. the name southern is very small along the lower greenpainted part of the a unit and their is no southern lettering on the b unit.Is this correct. This is the simpflied second paint scheme. Thanks a lot ,enjoy your site.
-- drewrutherford (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 14, 2002
I believe this is the correct scheme for the E-6 units after they were re-painted in 1949 and until passsenger units were changed to black and imitation aluminum.
-- tom warne (email@example.com), March 15, 2002.
Tom is correct. These models were painted based on copies of original painting diagrams dug out of the SRHA archives.
-- Larry Puckett (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 19, 2002.