A.C. Gilbert American Flyer #568 Whistling Billboard

Manufacturer:A.C. Gilbert American Flyer
Manufacturer ID:568
Name:Whistling Billboard
Model Introduced:1956
Finishpainted & lettered
The Whistling Billboard was produced in 1956. The low cost unit has a white painted black plastic frame and a cardboard insert that reads "AMERICAN FLYER" and a picture of a 4-8-4 Northern. It has a green plastic base that houses the whistle assembly, but, unlike some of the other billboards, this unit is not lit.
photo © Ted Hamler

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