Santa Fe joins Amtrak

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Santa Fe joins Amtrak - Santa Fe Joining Aintrack DALLAS {UPC - The Fe...
Santa Fe Joining Aintrack DALLAS {UPC - The Fe Railroad announced Monday that it has joined the National "Railroad Passenger Corp. and plans to distontinue two trans- , .continental trains in addition local runs. National Railroad Passenger Corp. announced this week that it had changed its name from "Railpas" to "AMTRAK." Missouri Pacific Railroad also announced it had joined the system. Santa Fe President John announced his railroad's joining in Chicago but his statemen! also was released in Dallas. said the contracts already hac been signed and relumed to AMTRAK in Washington. "Plans previously announced by Railpax call for passenger service over Santa Fe tracks between Chicago and Los on the schedule «f the present Super Chief-El Capitan," Reed said. The Texas Chief will continue continue running between Chicago Houston. There will be two roundtrips daily between Los Angeles arxi San Diego on San Diegan, plus service between between San Diego and Seattle . three times weekly. Reed said the transcontinental San Francisco Chief between Chicago and San Francisco trains 23-24 between Los and Chicago will be discontinued. discontinued. Local trains between Kansas City and Tulsa, La Junta, and Denver and one round daily between Los Angeles and San Diego will be cancelled. The last departures on discontinued discontinued runs «il! be made 30.

Clipped from The Brownsville Herald21 Apr 1971, WedPage 2

The Brownsville Herald (Brownsville, Texas)21 Apr 1971, WedPage 2
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  • Santa Fe joins Amtrak

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