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BB/S19-1 (358)


S I R :

     The following information is furnished in response to your card dated July 1, 1941:

     (a) Navy Standard light gray paint, formula #18, is used on canvas.

     (b) This paint cannot be purchased from the Government.

     (c) A coat of varnish is not required over the paint to increase wear resistance of the coating.

     (d) The paint finish is not glossy.

     (e) Information regarding cost of paint is not available for distribution.


Mr. Louis Levy,
330 Penn Street,
Reading, Pennsylvania


National Archives & Records Administration, College Park
Record Group 19, Bureau of Ships General Correspondence files 1940-1945, BAC - BYTL file codes

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