Posts tagged: train travel
The guy who came up with that slogan earned his pay that day.
Yes, I realize it could have been a woman.
Once upon a time, almost all suitcases had exteriors upon which one could affix stickers like this one.
Ladies and gentlemen, seats that swivel.
According to the fine site credited below, this is from a 1947 brochure touting The Empire Builder.
A Spokane woman who spent a couple of days in a sleeper compartment on the westbound Empire Builder got home then, a day or two later, awoke in the middle of the night in her own bed.
Sensing the lack of motion, her first thought was that the train must be stopped.