Articles about Easter Monday
The following are two different railroads advertising special Easter Monday rates on 3-26-1910. This continued for many years.
Easter Monday, March 28, 1910, at Raleigh, Fuquay, Fayetteville
Account of above occasion The Raleigh and Southport Railway will sell tickets from all stations on its line to either Raleigh, Fuquay, or Fayetteville
for one for round trip - minimum 25¢.
Tickets on sale on that date only good returning not later than afternoon train on 29th.
At Raleigh-Wake Forest-A. and M. baseball game in the afternoon. Theatres at night.
At Fuquay - Grand annual basket picnic, dancing, fishing, barbecue, baseball - a delightful place to spend the day.
At Fayetteville - Fishing, boating.The historical town of the State.
A great opportunity for a day's recreation at a nominal cost.
Raleigh to Fuquay................ .65¢
Raleigh to Fayetteville...... $1.90
Fayetteville to Fuquay...... $1.30
Fayetteville to Raleigh...... $1.90
Schedule: Leave Raleigh 8:00 a.m., leave Raleigh 4:15 p.m., leave Fayetteville 8:00 a.m., leave Fayetteville 4:05 p.m.
President and General Manger
This is an advertisement by Raleigh and Southport Railway, 03/26/1910
Special Low Rates via SEABOARD
Easter Monday, Marcha 28th, From Norlina, Henderson, Oxford, Louisburg, and Intermediate Points to Raleigh, N.C., Account
Baseball Game. A. & M. vs. Wake Forest: Track Meet, A. & M. vs. Davidson. Track Meet called 11 A. & M. Ball Game Called
Account the above special occasions the Seaboard announces special low rates from Norlina, Henderson, Oxford, Louisburg, and all
intermediate stations, good only on (shoofly) trains Nov. 29 and 30. Easter Monday, March 28. Shoofly returning this date will leave Raleigh at
Round Trip Rates
Wake Forest .... .50¢
For rates, etc., from other stations, see flyers. call on your local ticket or address the undersigned.
H.S. LEARD, Division Passenger Agent, Raleigh, N.C.
J.F. MITCHELL, Passenger Agent, Raleigh, N.C.
This is an advertisement by Shoofly trains, 03/26/1910