Packing the Cigarettes

G.D. X-1 Packer

image of mechanic inspecting G.D. X-1 Packer

Mechanic Thomas Parker inspects his work on a G.D. X-1 PackerClick for a glossary definition, a third kind of packing machine manufactured in Italy by the G.D. Company and the predominant type used by L&M in 1999 just before the company left Durham. Like the other packing machines, the X-1 wrapped twenty cigarettes in foil before inserting them into packs.