National Geographic : 1944 Nov
F HERALD OF TRANSPORTATIONS FUTURE N the spectacular job America's railroads are doing there is a design for finer future transportation. It centers upon the performance of the General Motors locomotive. $~/ 0/pS ,4A,'0'11YO AfOA OVD IEEALM Part of this performance lies in this locomotive's work. It is quick to get away - carries through its job with few or no stops for service-gets there on clipped schedules. In run after run these locomotives are hauling heavy freight faster than pas sengers were carried a few years back. These achievements are elements in railroad progress. They are forerunners of a great new era of transportation efficiency in the days which lie ahead. 1 LOCOMOTIVES ....... ELECTRO-MOTIVE DIVISION, La Grange, l. ENGINES .. 150 to 2000 H.P . . . CLEVELAND DIESEL ENGINE DIVISION, Cleveland II, Ohio I ENGINES. . IS to 250 H.P ... ... DETROIT DIESEL ENGINE DIVISION, Detroit 23, Mich.