manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1935 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style F5
Factory Order number: 1071
Fern, block inlay starting at 3rd fret, shipped 3/19/35.
From Darryl Wolfe.
Darryl Wolfe's F5 Journal is the authoritative work on the subject of Loar-signed and later Gibson mandolins