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1946 Canadian National Railway (CNR) 'Dining Car Menu for Little Folks' + envelope


Nice full colour illustrated menu and storybook for kids riding on CNR. 

Little stories, each with illustration, inside:

  • "When I grow up I'd like to be a red cap on the CNR no bags would be too big for me to carry to the sleeping car."
  • Similar for conductor, engineer, steward, waiter, porter.

Menu for Breakfast, Dinner and Supper, samples:

Breakfast for 45¢ : Choice of fruit / Cereal / Eggs as desired or Bacon with egg / Toasted Bread or Rolls... 
Dinner for 40¢ : Soup or tomato juice / One lamb chop or fresh fish / Mashed potatoes / Desert / Milk or Cocoa
Supper for 30¢: Milk Toast / Fruit / Milk or Cocoa


Envelope also richly illustrated on front, with title at bottom 'Little Folks Travel Club'. Back flap has CNR crest.

Back says that the menu and an envelope can be obtained from the Dining Car Steward.