1946: Passenger’s Choice for the Coach of Tomorrow

How New York Central’s wartime travelers made post-war news!

“Fighters, service wives, business men… these were some of the wartime passengers New York Central asked to become its post-war plans committee. And how they responded! Thousands answered questionnaires telling what they wanted in future trains… choosing from newly developed ideas and from features no on latest Central coaches. The car visualized here reflects the choice of those passenger-planners. And now this wartime guidance is helping New York Central’s designers and engineers plan new trains that will mean more jobs and finer travel in the years of peace ahead.”

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