Maitland to the Gulf Coast

If your spring break plans include a time machine (oh, how we wish ours did!), you might be interested in the excursion planned by Weller and Wehrli of Maitland, Missouri, as advertised in the December 29, 1910 Skidmore New Era (Skidmore, Missouri) on page 9:

Gulf Coast Excursion.  An excursion train will leave Maitland, Tuesday, January 3, 1911 for the Gulf Coast.  Tickets will read:  Houston, San Antonio, Galveston, Corpus Christi and Brownsville.  Diners, Sleepers and Smokers on train.  Round trip from Maitland, $27.  Join this Big Excursion and see the Great Southwest.  Write Weller & Werhli, Maitland, Missouri. [Wehrli]

Advertisement for a Gulf Coast Excursion from the December 29, 1910 edition of the Skidmore New Era (Skidmore, Missouri), page 9.

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