Cabinet 11: Rail Ephemera
Rhodesian Railways, Lets Be Frank courtesy brochure, .
Webber collected promotional brochures issued by railway organisations world-wide. In almost all there is a strong emphasis on safety (railroads are dangerous places) and courtesy. In this Rhodesian Rail promotion Lets be Frank brochure the railway employee is told (along with other advice): Dont treat prospective passengers as if they dont matter and Dont smoke while dealing with a member of the public. With passengers paying good money for travel, they are reminded: Courtesy cost nothing. Below, is a concertina promotional leaflet, promoting the services of the Association of American Railroads.
Association of American Railroads, Concertina Rail Brochure, .