National Geographic : 1897 Jan
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE "FROM FROST TO FLOWERS." <<P *gfarinI * * 4 ... of tig HIn" SUNSET LIfITED is the Southern Pacific's great train, running through solid from New Orleans to the Pacific Coast. SUNSET LIfITED leaves New Orleans every Monday and Thursday, at io o'clock in the morning. SUNSET LIflITED covers the 2006 miles to Los Angeles in 58 hours, and the 2489 to San Francisco in 75 hours. SUNSET LIflITED is vestibuled throughout, steam heated and gas lighted. SUNSET LIfITED has a ladies' parlor the full width and a third the length of a car, equipped with fine library, escritoire and writing materials, large easy chairs, etc. SUNSET LIfIITED has an equally commodious smoking and reading room for gentlemen, supplied in a similar manner. SUNSET LIflITED has bath room, barber shop and buffet-luxuries the tourist will appreciate. SUNSET LIfIITED has a car containing seven drawing rooms, which can be used separately or en suite, each having private lavatory and toilet facilities. SUNSET LIlIITED has a sumptuous diner, which goes through with it and in which meals are served a la carte. SUNSET LIl1ITED is accompanied by a maid whose services are at the disposition of lady passengers. SUNSET LIITED traverses a road where snow never falls and blockades and blizzards are unknown, and through a region of marvelous interest. SUNSET LIflITED is at your service, and any Southern Pacific Agent will be glad to tell you all about it, or if you want to know more, send io cents in stamps to the General Passenger Agent, and a beautiful book of 205 pages, that will tell you all about the route, will be sent you. S. F. B. MORSE, General Passenger and Ticket Agent, NEW ORLEANS.