Tickets are now available for our annual Christmas Raffle. This years prize is a Lehigh Valley Railroad, “Black Diamond”, freight set issued by Lionel Trains in 1987 and as shown below. The set has never been opened and remains in excellent, sealed condition. The Black Diamond set is .027 gauge (compatible with any Lionel track), and getting very difficult to find in this condition. It includes everything needed to set it up including a transformer and 54 x 27 oval of track. The set contains a GP-9 Diesel with operating headlight, an ore car, operating searchlight car, operating derrick car and a lighted caboose. Accessories include an operating semaphore, 5 telephone poles, 14 road signs and an uncoupler.
Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5 and available from any fire company officer or you can call one of us at 570-778-5476 to arrange for pick-up. They’re also available at our Christmas Tree and Wreath Sale with the set available for viewing. Be sure to stop by and get a bunch!
In lieu of the train set, the winning ticket holder can opt for $200 in cash. The drawing date will be on December 17th. at 3 PM at our annual Childrens Christmas Party.