A far cry from the Santa Fe! I rode the Super Chief over Labor Day weekend in 1971 and as far as the OBS crew was concerned it was still the Santa Fe; I can't imagine a Santa Fe steward saying anything like that.
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AgentSkelly wrote:Dining Car Steward “we don’t take no foreign credit cards” .....me....”yes Amtrak does”. “I don’t” “you might not pay-up before you leave the country” So it was back to cash until we reached LA!Well it's at least somewhat comforting to know that surly on-board staff aren't just the advent of VIA Rail - sounds like a longstanding railroad tradition.
BAR wrote:I would greatly appreciate any information about overnight accommodations in Senneterre and Jonquiere. Unfortunately I speak no French so I am interested in establishments that are English friendly or accommodative.posting a query on CPTDB's Quebec forum may also get you some info: https://cptdb.ca/forum/8-québec-transit-discussion/
Thanks very much.