National Geographic : 1943 Sep
Daily movement of a staggering quantity of oil from New Orleans to the Eastern States is the No. i war job of the Southern Railway. The Southern assigns its fleet of General Motors Dieselfreight locomotives as the key motive power to expedite this importantflow. There will be something new in the farm andindustrialpictures too. For there will be GM Diesels ready to serve whereverAmerica needs power. O UT of every war has grown a new era in transpor tation. This one is no exception. The pattern of that new era had been set, even before this war, by the General Motors Diesel Locomotive. And its Leader ship in the Peace to come is forecast in the way this locomotive is today meeting the challenges of war. DIESEL POWER LOCOMOTIVES.....................ELECTRO-MOTIVE DVISON, to Grmn. II. ENGINES. .15 to 2000 H.P...CLEVELAND DIESELENGINEDIVISION, CIevland, Ohio ENGINES....IS to 250 H.P......DETROIT DIESELENGINEDIVISION, Detroit. Mich.