Really cool reefers…

You have to admit…ATSF had a really nice paint scheme on their refrigerator cars.  Enjoy these photos from the 1970s.  

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SFRC 56252 in Mojave CA, Apr 1 1978, note the advertisement for passenger travel.    –photo by Dick Leonhardt

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SFRC  56619 in Needles CA, Apr 5 1975 — photo by Dick Leonhardt

Sadly, cars in these schemes would become rare in a few years.  I never saw one in Roswell during the early 1990s.

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