National Geographic : 1948 Nov
This view from Lookout Mountain, Chattanoogo, Tenn., is typical of the scenic and historic South, through which the Southern Railway posses Among the name trains on this railway are the Crescent limited and the Southerner, operating daily between New York, Washington, Atlanta and New Orleans These and other famous trains on the Southern are powered by General Motors locomotives. Sfe AMAR4 FksrCss TO see America first class, here is the important thing to remember: Pick out the trains with a General Motors Diesel locomotive up ahead. Then, regardless of the ticket you buy, you'll travel everywhere- first class. For these General Motors locomotives give a smoother ride. Trains start and stop without annoying jolts or jerks. You'll make your time count, too, because of faster "on-time" schedules. And you'll see more because no smoke or steam will mar your view. That's why General Motors locomo tives are heading 197 of the nation's fastest, finest name trains. And why smart travelers say, "Better trains follow General Motors locomotives." p ELECTRO-MOTIVE DIVISION GENERAL MOTORS LA GRANGE, ILL. Home of the Diesel Locomotive rrrl C9,~ c.