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In a British Railroad Wreck
Hanna, Evelyn - The Atlanta Constitution (1881-1945) - Atlanta, Ga.
Date: Aug 14, 1945
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Always, up until Saturday, July 20, I had thought that the British trains were rather cute. In 1939 especially I was quite taken with the nonchalant air they inspired in their passengers. Life was so easy. The shrill pip-squeak whistle sounded in the distance, the low cars glided up to the platform; you took your choice of a carriage that said "SMOKING" or "NO SMOKING"; you could ride first or third class and you were sure of a compartment which would...

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