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sleeping car

a railway car fitted with compartments containing bunks for people to sleep in
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The contract is for the provision of hotel services in sleeping cars (WL) and couchette (Bc), involving the preparation sleeping cars and couchette linen for passenger service and support travelers in wagons WL and Bc while driving.
And again, sleeping car patrons on long distance trains, a particular target of House Republicans, contribute over a third of Amtrak's total long-distance revenue.
While the company employed a mostly white workforce to manufacture railroad passenger cars, it also hired former slaves to serve as porters, waiters and maids on its iconic sleeping cars.
Hark, the herald angel's sting, Locked in combat, speckled wing, Struggling to grip its prey, Falling fantail, staggering, Down towards the shuttered shops, Hovers, spirals, shudders, stops, Then steers above the sleeping cars, Starling cargo in its claws Still tearing from its captor's grasp, Diving, fighting, failing fast.
Referring to the agreement signed with Bulgaria regarding passenger railway car manufacturing, Ertiryaki said, "we will deliver 30 sleeping cars to Bulgarian Railways in 18 months.
The 130 passenger rail cars include 25 sleeping cars, 25 diners, 55 baggage cars and 25 baggage/dormitory cars that will be primarily used on interstate trains.
The sleeping cars provide 16 twin and four single state cabins, beautifully fitted out in rich marquetry, each providing a comfortable and intimate area to relax and enjoy the stunning scenery.
Third-class sleeping cars were improved with lying-down accommodation for four passengers.
and sleeping cars rocking, each rounding the mountain
The order covers delivery of fire alarms to 20 high-speed train sets with 16 sleeping cars.
Sleeping cars were in short supply and the Office of Defense Transportation frequently directed railroads, as shown in this Rock Island Railroad notice, to cancel their civilian sleeper reservations to free up Pullman sleeping cars for troop movements.
The train's sleeping cars are outfitted for comfort, with robes, plush towels and Aveda toiletries.