National Geographic : 1928 May
Low fares West this summer Only Southern Pacific oferf choice offour great router. Go one way, re turn another f Y/ See the whole Pacific Coast. PLAN it now; do it thissummer. Spend your vacation on the cool Pacific Coast, America's gay scenic play ground. From May 15 until Sep tember 30, return limit October 31, greatly reduced round-trip excursion tickets will be on sale. To San Francisco and Los Angeles and return, for example: From Chicago* . $90.30 New York $138.3z St. Louis . 85.60 New Orleans 89.40 *For comparison, regular ONE-WAY fare is $79.84. See the whole Pacific Coast by this scenic network For about $o20 more your ticket will take you to the "Evergreen Playground" of the Pacific Northwest by a northern railroad, south through Washington, Ore gon and California, and home again by any one of three Southern Pacific main lines. Stop over any where. Or reverse the order, going to California first and returning via the Pacific Northwest. Become acquainted with Spokane, Victoria, Van couver. See Seattle, Tacoma, Rainier National Park. At Portland, take the Columbia River Highway to Mt. Hood. Journeying south, pause at Crater Lake. Then on to Californial SHASTA ROUTE, Portland to San Francisco, crosses Oregon by a choice of two lines. One is along spark ling rivers, the other through forests jeweled with CRATER LAKE (Oregon) lakes. At San Francisco you can take the San Joaquin Valley line close to Yosemite and the Big Trees, or the Coast Line along the blue Pacific's shore. You'll visit world-famous hotels, Spanish Missions, ocean beaches, orange groves, motion-picture haunts, and many cool, green golf courses. Return home by any one of three other Southern Pacific Routes In addition to SHASTA ROUTE, you can return by OVERLAND ROUTE (Lake Tahoe Line), San Francisco to Chicago; GOLDEN STATE ROUTE, the direct line from Los Angeles to Chicago; or SUNSET ROUTE, San Francisco and Los Angeles to the East via New Orleans. In nearly every large city is a Southern Pacific agent. Your local agent will also arrange you trip over Southern Pacific lines. Southern Pacihic Write your name and address in marginbelow, tear of, and mail to E. W. Clapp, traffic manager, DepartmentC-4, Room 1022,301 Michigan Boulevard, Chicago,forfree illustrated booklet. "How Best to See the Pacifi Coast."