{"id":4332142886959,"title":"Various: pre-war - 1939 Joint P\u0026O - British India brochure","handle":"various-pre-war-1939-joint-p-o-british-india-brochure","description":"\u003cp\u003eP\u0026amp;O Lines\/ British India Steam Navigation:  A fold-out (18\" by 29\") brochure from 1939 promoting the two companies' services to travelers and tourists.\u003c\/p\u003e\nThe brochure first opens to two panels highlighting each line.  On the P\u0026amp;O side is a portrait of the brand new CANTON and a deco cabin, probably from the same ship.  On the B.I. side there is a vessel I cannot identify, plus inserts of a dining room and a lounge.  \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e Opening the brochure to four panels reveals photos of Sydney, Shanghai, and Singapore, plus four ship views.  Although the brochure is undated, the inclusion of a photo of the STRATHALLAN's Library pegs it to pre-war as the ship was sunk during the war.  Another photo shows the Swimming Pool of the STRATHMORE.  On the B.I. side there is a pic of the Cafe Lounge on the MANTOLA and the Smoke Room on the KENYA.  These other three vessels survived the war.  \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e Fully opened, the brochure shows a map of the globe and destination info.  On back is a simplified route map and a printed block indicating Cunard-White Star was the U.S. agents for the companies.  \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e It was a different world back then.  Doesn't this sound like a delightful way to travel?  \"Many fascinating side tours will bring you in touch with out-of-the-way places, where modern methods are but little known and where life goes on much as it has done for centuries.  You will soon appreciate this quiet, unhurried travel, free from the necessity of keeping to a strict schedule, stopping where and when you like.  That is the best way to see the world!\"  Sign me up. \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e Very good condition.","published_at":"2019-11-03T14:48:14-05:00","created_at":"2019-11-03T16:03:15-05:00","vendor":"MG","type":"- Brochures and Paper","tags":["- Brochures and Paper","A to Z: 100s of Ships","P\u0026O-Orient Lines"],"price":4500,"price_min":4500,"price_max":4500,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":31100316221487,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"1542","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":false,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Various: pre-war - 1939 Joint P\u0026O - British India brochure","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":4500,"weight":113,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":2,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":""}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/1543.jpg?v=1572902621","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/1543-1.jpg?v=1572902621"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/1543.jpg?v=1572902621","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003eP\u0026amp;O Lines\/ British India Steam Navigation:  A fold-out (18\" by 29\") brochure from 1939 promoting the two companies' services to travelers and tourists.\u003c\/p\u003e\nThe brochure first opens to two panels highlighting each line.  On the P\u0026amp;O side is a portrait of the brand new CANTON and a deco cabin, probably from the same ship.  On the B.I. side there is a vessel I cannot identify, plus inserts of a dining room and a lounge.  \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e Opening the brochure to four panels reveals photos of Sydney, Shanghai, and Singapore, plus four ship views.  Although the brochure is undated, the inclusion of a photo of the STRATHALLAN's Library pegs it to pre-war as the ship was sunk during the war.  Another photo shows the Swimming Pool of the STRATHMORE.  On the B.I. side there is a pic of the Cafe Lounge on the MANTOLA and the Smoke Room on the KENYA.  These other three vessels survived the war.  \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e Fully opened, the brochure shows a map of the globe and destination info.  On back is a simplified route map and a printed block indicating Cunard-White Star was the U.S. agents for the companies.  \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e It was a different world back then.  Doesn't this sound like a delightful way to travel?  \"Many fascinating side tours will bring you in touch with out-of-the-way places, where modern methods are but little known and where life goes on much as it has done for centuries.  You will soon appreciate this quiet, unhurried travel, free from the necessity of keeping to a strict schedule, stopping where and when you like.  That is the best way to see the world!\"  Sign me up. \u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e Very good condition."}

Various: pre-war - 1939 Joint P&O - British India brochure

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P&O Lines/ British India Steam Navigation:  A fold-out (18" by 29") brochure from 1939 promoting the two companies' services to travelers and tourists.

The brochure first opens to two panels highlighting each line.  On the P&O side is a portrait of the brand new CANTON and a deco cabin, probably from the same ship.  On the B.I. side there is a vessel I cannot identify, plus inserts of a dining room and a lounge. 

Opening the brochure to four panels reveals photos of Sydney, Shanghai, and Singapore, plus four ship views.  Although the brochure is undated, the inclusion of a photo of the STRATHALLAN's Library pegs it to pre-war as the ship was sunk during the war.  Another photo shows the Swimming Pool of the STRATHMORE.  On the B.I. side there is a pic of the Cafe Lounge on the MANTOLA and the Smoke Room on the KENYA.  These other three vessels survived the war. 

Fully opened, the brochure shows a map of the globe and destination info.  On back is a simplified route map and a printed block indicating Cunard-White Star was the U.S. agents for the companies. 

It was a different world back then.  Doesn't this sound like a delightful way to travel?  "Many fascinating side tours will bring you in touch with out-of-the-way places, where modern methods are but little known and where life goes on much as it has done for centuries.  You will soon appreciate this quiet, unhurried travel, free from the necessity of keeping to a strict schedule, stopping where and when you like.  That is the best way to see the world!"  Sign me up.

Very good condition.
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