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Santa Fe Railways has many sub brands, but one of the most famous is probably The Chief. The Chief connected  Chicago with Los Angeles. The transcontinental train was very fast for it’s time and attracted a Hollywood clientele, drawn by the speed and access to luxury dining cars offering gourmet meals with pedigreed wines.  Of course the sleeper cabins were taken for granted. The Hollywood mystique in turn attracted tourists and Hollywood fans. Later the Super Chief was even faster than the ‘Chief’ but demanded a surcharge for through travel of $ 10. Substantial money then...

L : 18”, 45.5 cm
W: 0.5”, 1 cm
H : 8.75”, 22.5 cm