Cost per hour

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Wed Aug 1 19:56:20 EDT 2012

I know western roads are off-topic but this ad from a 1940 issue of Life
leads to a question: If it was possible to ride from Chicago to LA for
$1.00/hour what did the hourly rate work out to on N&W Norfolk to
Cincinnati at that time?

Mike Pierry, Jr.
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