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This Web Page Last Updated: October 28, 2014

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This page contains our current inventory of Postwar Lionel original paper items other than original boxes. Instruction manuals are listed in the first chart, followed by instruction sheets, envelopes, catalogues and other literature.

Instruction Manuals

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Postwar Lionel Original Instruction Manuals & Service Station Listing Booklets
YearDescriptionGradePhotoPriceDetails
1956 "How to Operate
LIONEL TRAINS
and Accessories"
7+
(Ex)
Yes $ 12
SOLD
64 pages; orange & blue printing on a beige cover; includes a Lamp Replacement Chart on the inside of the back cover; the 1956-57 Service Station Listing is included as part of the manual on pages 55-64!

Flaws: minor discoloration; minor curling; rusty staples. Complete, clean and nice.
1965 "How to Operate
LIONEL TRAINS
and Accessories"
for
"027," "O,"
Super "O"
7
(VG)
Yes $ 10
SOLD
36 page illustrated booklet No. 4080; yellow cover with black printing; this booklet is dated 9/65.

Flaws: stains; slightly warped; staples rusty.

Complete, readable and very, very useful! We have never had this booklet for sale before!
1966 LIONEL TRAIN
& ACCESSORY
operating and
wiring manual for
"027," "O,"
Super "O"
8
(Ex)
Yes $ 10
SOLD
36 page illustrated booklet No. 4080; orange & white cover with black printing; this booklet is not dated but is shown on page 17 of the 1966 catalogue.

Flaws: creased from being folded in half; some stains on the back cover.

Complete and very, very useful! We have never had this booklet for sale before!
If you have a nice postwar set or a large accessory, it is not complete without the appropriate paperwork!

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Instruction Sheets

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Postwar Lionel Original Instruction Sheets
Cat #DatePagesDescriptionGradePriceDetails
50-94 10-54 2 No. 50 Section Gang Car
SOLD
6 $ 3 Stains; creased; wrinkled; soft.
50-94 1-56 2 No. 50 Section Gang Car
SOLD
8 $ 10 Light stains; creased.
50-94 9-60 3 No. 50 Section Gang Car
SOLD
8+ $ 5 Creased.
260-11 8-51 1 No. 260 Bumper
SOLD
6 $ 1 Tear; dirty.
260-11 3-53 1 No. 260 Bumper
SOLD
7 $ 1 Dirty; creased.
260-11 2-56 1 No. 260 Bumper
SOLD
7 $ 1 Dirty
260-14 3-59 1 No. 260 Bumper
SOLD
7+ $ 1 Dirty; creased.
282-99 10-54 3 No. 282 Portal Gantry Crane
SOLD
7 $ 15 Discolored; creased.
395-37 8-49 2 No. 395 Floodlight Tower
SOLD
9 $ 10 Stains; creased.
395-37 8-49 2 No. 395 Floodlight Tower
SOLD
7 $ 8 Wrinkled; creased; slightly discolored.
3361-29 3/57 2 No. 3361 Lumber Car
SOLD
7 $ 7 Discolored; wrinkled; tears; creased.
3370-17 6/61 1 Sheriff and Outlaw Car
SOLD
8 $20 Discolored; stain; tear; creased.
3424-95 8-56 2 No. 3424 Brakeman Car
SOLD
6+ $ 8 Tears; wrinkled; creased.
3461-11 10-51 3 Operating Remote Control:
Dump Car No. 3469
Lumber Car No. 3461
SOLD
5 $ 2 Tears; creased; wrinkled.
3472-11 6-50 2 No. 3472 Automatic Milk Car
with Unloading Platform
SOLD
7 $ 12 Dog-eared; aged; ripped; creased.

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Envelopes

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Empty Postwar Lionel Original Envelopes
Env #DescriptionGradePriceDetails
313-122 One dozen #313-121 Insulating Pins for "027"
SOLD
8 $ 1 -

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Catalogues

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Postwar Lionel Original Catalogues
YearDescriptionGradePhotoPriceDetails
1960 Consumer Catalogue 7+ Yes $ 8
SOLD
Very colorful, 56-page catalogue measuring 11 inches by 8 1/2 inches.
Photo of the back cover.
A few tears; some creases; "aged" look. Overall, it is still presentable -- complete and clean.
Special alternative price: $5 if purchased with any other item in this section!
1961 Consumer Catalogue
(Coated Stock)
7+ Yes $ 8
SOLD
A 72-page catalogue measuring 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches. Full-color coated stock version with "LIONEL '61" in orange brown.
Photo of the back cover.
Flaws: writing (in pencil) on the cover; tears; minor stains. It is still very presentable as it is complete and fairly clean.
1961 Consumer Catalogue
(Coated Stock)
7 Yes $ 5
SOLD
A 72-page catalogue measuring 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches. Full-color coated stock version with "LIONEL '61" in orange brown.
Photo of the back cover.
Flaws: tape on the cover; tears; some dog-eared pages. It is still presentable as it is complete and fairly clean.
1962 Consumer Catalogue
(Coated Stock)
7+ Yes $ 8
SOLD
A 100-page catalogue measuring 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches.
Photo of the back cover.
Flaws: old store advertising sticker on cover; tears; dog-eared corners; some minor water damage. It is still presentable as it is complete and fairly clean.
1963 Consumer Catalogue
(Coated Stock)
5 Yes $ 5
SOLD
A 56-page catalogue measuring 8 3/8 inches by 10 7/8 inches. Color cover with red and black interior coated stock.
Photo of the back cover.
Flaws: cover torn and detached; center pages detached; tears; dog-eared corners; discoloration. It is still very useful as it is complete and fairly clean.
1964 Consumer Catalogue
(Pulp Paper)
7 Yes $ 3
SOLD
A 24-page catalogue measuring 8 3/8 inches by 10 7/8 inches: pulp-paper version with 6402 flatcar listed incorrectly on page 13 at $3.95.
Photo of the back cover.
Tears on the front cover; some dog-eared pages.
1966 Consumer Catalogue
(Coated Stock)
8 Yes $ 10
SOLD
A 40-page catalogue measuring 10 7/8 inches by 8 3/8 inches. Full color coated stock; common version with set illustrations on pages 8 and 10.
Photo of the back cover.
Flaws: store stamp on page 3; binding edge (spine) has scuffs. It is nice: complete and clean.

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Other Postwar Literature

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Other Postwar Lionel Literature
YearDescriptionGradePhotoPriceDetails
1949 "Lionel Train Layout Planning Book for Pop" 9 Yes $ 20
SOLD
A 16-page booklet printed in multiple colors on white paper, it measures 5 1/8 inches by 7 1/16 inches. It shows 15 different train layouts and had to be ordered from Lionel!
Photo of the back cover.
Bottom corner of front cover is dog-eared; back cover has a small tear; one staple is rusty. Insignificant flaws -- it is sharp: complete and clean.

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Diesels & Electrics Steamers Passenger Cars
Railroad Work Cars Freight Cars Space & Military Cars
Cabooses Accessories Sets
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