|Title||Can You Identify This Airline?|
|Collection||Delta Air Lines Audiovisual: Print Advertising|
|Extent of Description||1 advertisement, 8.5" x 10.75"|
|Creator||Beaumont & Hohman|
|Admin/Biographical History||Ad promoting Delta-C&S Air Lines Golden Crown Douglas DC-7 service. Printed in the February 2, 1955 issue of the New Yorker magazine.|
|Scope & Content||
Color magazine ad illustrated with passengers deplaning from a Douglas DC-7 with a family in foreground. View from back of aircraft keeps aircraft livery and logo hidden.
"Can you identify this airline? One of the oldest in the nation / Its Golden Crown fleet serves the Golden Triangle of America / No mystery this airline to 58 cities of Mid-America and half-a-dozen good neighbors to the South. With a 25-year heritage of Southern tradition, it serves the Midwest and Caribbean as well today, carrying over 2,000,000 passengers annually. And fastest of all, where ever they go are its Golden Crown DC-7 flights:
The Royal Biscayne . . . . Chicago-Miami Nonstop
The Royal Poinciana . . . Chicago-Cincinnati-Atlanta-Miami
The Royal Merchant . . . Atlanta-Chicago Nonstop
The Royal Ranger . . . Chicago-St. Louis-Houston
The Royal Hibiscus . . . Cincinnati-Miami Nonstop
Don't know? Then see last inside page."
Route map highlights service to Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Venenzuela.
|Credit line||Gift of Norbert G. Raith to Delta Air Lines|
Delta-C&S Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Golden Crown Service
Latin American travel