National Geographic : 1954 Mar
when you take your first trip aboard the Vista-Dome California Zephyr... the most talked-about train in the country! You'll be amazed by the many unusual features provided by the California Zephyr to make your trip comfortable and enjoyable. For in stance, all private rooms...drawing rooms, compartments, bedrooms and roomettes... have individual controls for lighting, heating, air con ditioning, radio or recorded music. You'll be overwhelmed by the hundreds and hundreds of miles of magnificent mountain scenery you'll see from theVista-Domesduringday light hours. From Denver to Grand Junction... for 275 breathtaking miles... you ride through the very heart of the mighty Colorado Rockies. And crossing the High Sierra into California, you travel the entire length of Feather River Canyon! You'll be astonished by the spa ciousness of the California Zephyr. The 120 seats upstairs in the five glass-enclosed Vista-Domes are not sold, not reserved. This isextra space for the enjoyment of both Chair Coach and Pullman passengers. What's more, there are two Lounge Cars as well as the Diner. There's room to roam! THE VISTA-DOME You'll be surprised by the unique system of dinner reservations in the Dining Car. There's nowaiting in line; you reserve your table in advance! And the reasonable prices in the Diner, which features such Western delicacies as mountain brook trout, Crab Louie and abalone steaks, are another pleasant surprise! tI DAILY BETWEEN CHICAGO AND SAN FRANCISCO via Denver and Salt Lake City on the Burlington, Rio Grande and Western Pacific Railroads (Through Pullman daily between New York and San Francisco) Include Southern California via San Francisco without additional rail farel For colorful California Zephyr booklet: T R PA C C write Joseph G. Wheeler, Passenger Traffic Manager, Western Pacific, 526 U V-- - * SI Mission St., San Francisco 5, California YOU'