I am a member of the SRHA and here are some scans from the magazine. I really appreciate the effort these people put into "keeping the green light shining". I hope you do too.
Passenger travel by rail in a bygone era has always fascinated me much like airline travel long ago.
The Southern Crecsent Limited still runs now under the governance of AMTRAK. I fear that although this is still the route:
I don't think this is pulling it anymore:
The print is one of my most prized possessions obtained in an antique store here some time ago.
So would you rather have 8 peanuts thrown at you for 2 bucks while in a barely pressurized tube or be presented with this:
in the diner car by someone like this:
I have to choose the latter!
And back in the day you could actually send a child off alone to travel. Unlike now. Don't get me started on that!