American Flyer Whistling Billboard, Barnum & Baily, 1939-1942, working, Ex+

For auction is an original all-original American Flyer standard gauge # 577 Whistling Billboard. It is the Barnum and Bailey Circus version, with green stamped-steel base and two lights that illuminate the billboard. The motor works and operates a whistle inside the base. It has terrific graphics, with a smiling clown with red nose and red-outlined mouth, red eyebrows and blue background. There is a red American Flyer decal on the top surface of the back side. A grey American Flyer whistle button is included. The unit is in excellent working condition except for a paint rub or flake in the green paint on the base. Still, a great item for the layout or for display. A 1/2 box is included (may or may not be original billboard box, but it came with it).. Buyer to add $14 for shipping and NJ residents must add 7% sales tax.