Original Early Lionel MPC 1974 # 9740 Chessie System C & O Box Car - Mint in Box.I hav e been an avid train collector for over 50 years, and am a life member of TCA, as well as a long time member in good standing of TTOS, and LCCofA. My Lionel listings are extras from my lifelong collection; I will in the near future be listing my excess Lionel train inventory on Ebay. This listing is for a Early Vintage Original Lionel MPC # 9740 C & O Box Car issued in 1974. Car is Yellow with yellow doors and blue Lettering. This item is in mint condition has been stored in its original box and has never been operated. The original box is in excellent condition with cello window fully intact, only some very minor shelf wear and proof of purchases removed for bonus car redemtion. Having original boxes for your engines, cars, and accessories greatly enhances the value and desirablilty of your Lionel collectible. This is a very nice item that is as Lionel said it best "Lionel... A Lifetime Investment in Happiness" Items will ship via USPS Priority mail at their calculated cost. Shipping costs for multiple item purchases will be discounted if all items are shippable in a single container and paid for at the same time. I will reflect such discounted shipping on your invoice. Check out my other items ! I have tried to describe and picture all if any of the few flaws of this very nice item, but please feel free to contact me through E-bay if you have any questions concerning this or any of my other listed items prior to bidding if you have any questions. I prefer PAYPAL; it is easy, safe, and you get your item promptly. Feedback will be gladly given after the buyer has inspected their item and has left feedback for me. To avoid either of us having a negative experience, please inspect your item on receipt, and contact me immediately if you are not satisfied so the situation can be remedied. I want my customers to be happy. Good luck with your bidding, and happy auctioning! Be sure to add me to your favorites list !