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[Ad for Steamer Trenton, East Carolina Transportation Company], The Independent (Elizabeth City, N.C.), 13 August 1926

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OVER A THIRD OF A CENTURY


Between Elizabeth City, Nags Head and Manteo


Sailing More Than A Million Miles Carrying A Quarter Million Passengers Safe, Careful, Comfortable Service


Capt. Martin Johnson's Line is ready to take you to Roanoke Island at reduced fares during Homecoming Week, with the fast Steamer TRENTON on the following schedule: Leave Elizabeth City at Seven o'clock a.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 16, 17 and 18 for Nags Head and Manteo; Wednesday trip Stopping at Fort Raleigh Celebration. Boat leaves Elizabeth City every day except Sunday for Nags Head and Manteo at 1:30 p.m. Meals served on the Boat and Fares reduced to $1.00 each way all during the week.


Eastern Carolina Transportation Co.


M.L. JOHNSON, President

W.K. LEARY, Vice-President

M.F. TORKSEY, Secretary and General Manager


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Citation: [Ad for Steamer Trenton, East Carolina Transportation Company], The Independent (Elizabeth City, N.C.), 13 August 1926.
Location: North Carolina Collection, Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858 USA
Call Number:NoCar Microfilm EcIw-1-18   Display Catalog Record
 

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