Introduced 1954
Base Color Orange
Letterboard

(base) with AMERICA's BEST MIDWAY in light blue lettering.

Windowband Yellow
Lower Band

(base) with thin blue stripe just below the windows.

Lettering Dark blue
Car Name Location none
Car Number

Blue number within circle at each end of the car.

 

Roof Dark, with yellow on sides of clerestory.
Other Notes

Flat cars were orange with blue lettering.

This appears to be the same as the 1948 scheme, but with dark lettering.

 

 

IMG 4165

#1 in 1954 scheme. 

 
 

Strates 4 1954scheme

#4 in 1954 scheme.