Amtrak Dining Car Memories in June eBulletin

The June 2018 eBulletin of the Akron  Railroad Club features a series of stories about dining car service on Amtrak.

The carrier earlier this month removed full-service dining from its two trains serving Northeast Ohio, the Capitol Limited and Lake Shore Limited, in favor of what it has termed “fresh and contemporary” dining.

That amounts to cold meals served in plastic boxes that sleeping car passengers can eat in their rooms or in a diner turned sleeping car lounge.

ARRC members Jack Norris and Craig Sanders provide some memories of meals and dining companions while the Clear Block column takes a historical view of railroads and their dining service.

The June issue also has the latest railroad industry news and a previous of the ARRC longest day outing to Fostoria on June 24,

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