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Old 03-15-2017, 08:51 PM
Jim Blum Jim Blum is offline
 
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Before getting too off track and deep in the weeds I found a GLS ad in the NG March 1962 issue (1/4 pg B&W):

EVER RIDE A MISSISSIPPI RIVER STEAMBOAT?

Here's Your Opportunity! Aboard the SS Delta Queen America's only Luxury River Steamboat With Staterooms for Extended Cruises. Air Conditioned

First Rate Accomodations, Southern Style Food, Shipboard Entertainment, Personal Service, Shore Stops.

1962 Cruise Schedule

New Orleans, 20 Days: 5 trips by date, Fare $340 up.
Reelfoot Lake, Tenn: 10 days, 1 trip, Fare $170 up.
Pittsburg, 10 days, 1 trip, $170 up.
Kentucky Lake, 7 days, 10 trips,$115 up
St. Paul, 20 days, 1 trip (8 September) $340 up

All fares plus tax. All trips start and end in Cincinnati.

Greene Line Steamers, 311 Public Landing. 3/4 stern view, stbd side forward.
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