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No. When the Studebaker named watches (as opposed to "The Studebaker" grade watches) were built in the mid-to-late 1920s, lever-setting was universally required. Thus the Studebaker named watches, all being pendant-set, were not considered railroad grade.Kent,
Just for clarification, was the Studebaker considered railroad grade as opposed to The Studebaker?
Thanks KentYou might look through the South Bend Watch Co. Encyclopedia article, especially the References section.
RAF7 (Rafal)'s website, southbendhorology.com, is shaping up to be an excellent resource. It contains 1928 catalog, page 21 which advertises your watch as a "A Real Railroad Model Watch": The "Rough Rider" Studebaker. Its interesting in that nowhere does it claim the watch to pass railroad inspection.