The Second five-digit red-stripe Streamliner Set
In 1958, Gilbert converted to a five-digit numbering system.  The fourth generation of streamliners, then, was little more than a continuation of the #96x series, renumbered according to the new five-digit system.
In fact, unsold inventory was sold in new boxes bearing five-digit catalog numbers even though the car inside the box had the old 96x number!
#24867 Combination Car made in 1958 & 1960.
#24869 Coach Car made in 1958 & 1960.
(Picture from an ebay auction by
#24868 Observation Car made in 1958 & 1960.
(Picture from an ebay auction by
These cars appeared in three sets:

#20178, the 1959 promotional set, with two engines, the #21160 Atlantic steam engine and the #21813 M&StL Baldwin.  In addition to these three red-stripe streamliners, the set included the
#24403 Illinois Central reefer, #24309 Gulf tank car, and #24603 AFL caboose.

#20181, the 1960 mail order set #1, had the same engines with these three red-stripe streamliners, plus the
#24403 Illinois Central reefer, #24322 Gulf tank car, #24203 B&O hopper, and #24627 AFL caboose.
#20193, the 1960 special set, teamed the #21813 M&StL Baldwin engine with these three red-stripe streamliners.

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