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WWII – Pennsylvania Railroad Troop Train Ad

PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD TROOP TRAIN AD

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ON THEIR WAY

Shades are drawn down. Lights dim low. The landscape is blotted out. . .there’s just the hum of the speeding train.

These boys know what is means — the troop train is approaching the troop ships.

Some draw a deep breath. A soldier fumbles for a letter. Another wonders if he can make a last telephone call. Another draws out a  crumpled photograph.

No, travelers don’t see this—but the trainmen of the Pennsylvania Railroad do, daily. And more so than ever now. As the swelling tide of American youth—fine and fit— streams overseas. . .

Of course, it takes a lot of equipment for these troop movements— but with what remains we are doing our best to serve all essential travelers. . . efficiently, coureoustly

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