Box is rectangular shaped. Red tape seals the bottom closed and when purchased had the same tape on one end and the top. Left corner is reinforced with fabric tape. One end has the advertisement for the product. The right side is information about returning the boat if repairs are needed.. The left back side of the box has a stamp from the box company.
*Inscription on top brown paper tape: Lionel Boat/Charles Room.
*Inscription on front of box: Made in U.S. Of America/ In the round circle: Bogota Paper & Board Corp./ Bogota, N.J./1936/ Certificate Of Box Maker/ This Box Conforms To All Coinstruction Requirements of Consolidated Freight Classification/Resistance /(Bursting Test) 200 Pounds Per Square Inch/Dimensions Limit 65 Inches/ Gross Wt. Limit 65 Pounds.
*Inscription on bottom of box on red tape: Lionel Electric Trains/ Lionel Electric Trains/ Lionel Electric Trains.
*Inscription on back of box: If the Enclosed Article Requires Servicing, Pack it Carefully in This Container and Enclose it in Another Box for Double Protection. Place Service Instructions Together With Your Name and Address Clearly Written, in a Stamped Envelope and Tape to Outside of Package. Write Our Nearest Lionel Service Station, as Listed in Instruction Booklet, and Your Return Address on Both Package and Envelope. Put no Writing Inside Packate as This is Against Postal Regulations./Factory - Sager Place- Irvington, N.J.
*Inscription on right end of box: Lionel Tric Trains.
*Inscription on left end of box: No. 44/ Lionel-Craft/the Boat that actually /Steers itself/ Manufactured and Guaranteed by/ The Lionel Corporation/ makers of Lionel Electric Trains/ Chicago..New York..San Francisco