Spahr Family Visits California, 1915

As you plan your summer vacation (if you are so fortunate as to have one), consider the itinerary of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Spahr and Mrs. Laura Sharp in 1915.  From the May 20, 1915 Skidmore New Era, page 1:

To California

Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Spahr and Mrs. Laura Sharp leave today or Friday morning for a pleasure and visiting trip to the great Panama-Pacific International Exposition at San Francisco, Cal.

Their tickets include the following routes:  Skidmore to Denver; Denver to Salt Lake; Salt Lake to Los Angeles; Los Angeles to San Diego; back to Los Angeles and then to San Francisco.

On returning, the trip will be made by way of Portland, Seattle, Billings to Skidmore.

They will make visits to many places of interest such as Denver, Colorado Springs, Glenwood Springs, Pallisade, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles, San Diego, Portland, Seattle, Wenatchee, Spokane and Billings.

They will probably be gone six or eight weeks.