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RMS Tuscania Passenger List - 24 August 1929

Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Tuscania Tourist Third Cabin Passenger List - 24 August 1929.

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Tourist Third Cabin Passenger List from the RMS Tuscania of the Cunard Line, Departing Saturday, 24 August 1929 from Southampton to New York via Le Havre, Commanded by Captain William Rome.

Senior Officers and Staff

  • Captain: WILLIAM ROME
  • Chief Engineer: Charles Munro
  • Surgeon: H. F. Shaw
  • Chief Steward: C. Dawick
  • Chief Officer: John Duncan
  • Purser: H. B. Ward
  • Assistant Purser: D. J. Tenquist
  • Tourist Third Cabin Purser: R. Mann
  • Tourist Third Cabin Steward: J. Rankin

Tourist Third Cabin Passengers

  1. Mrs. L. Abramson
  2. Master J. Abramson
  3. Master N. Abramson
  4. Miss M. Ackerman
  5. Miss A. T. Ahem
  6. Mr. H. F. Alien
  7. Mr. J. Allen
  8. Miss Allison
  9. Mrs. Allison
  10. Miss C. Amend
  11. Miss T. L. Angus
  12. Mrs. S. M. Archer
  13. Miss B. Arnold
  14. Mrs. E. A. Armitage
  15. Miss B. R. Arthur
  16. Miss M. Atmore
  17. Miss M. S. Ayer
  18. Miss G. Babcock
  19. Mrs. A. Babcock
  20. Miss M. Bachus
  21. Miss B. N. Backwell
  22. Miss F. Baker
  23. Miss P. Bannon
  24. Mrs. S. Barg
  25. Miss E. Barger
  26. Miss L. Barnett
  27. Miss G. Barnett
  28. Mrs. H. F. Bartlett
  29. Mr. W. Beaman
  30. Mrs. F. H. Beck
  31. Mr. R. Beck
  32. Mr. F. H. Beck
  33. Mrs. M. R. Bence
  34. Miss M. Benedict
  35. Mrs. Benham
  36. Rev. D. M. Benham
  37. Miss E. Bernheim
  38. Miss S. Bernstein
  39. Mr. H. Best
  40. Mrs. M. Biberkraut
  41. Mrs. D. Black
  42. Mr. L. Bliss
  43. Miss F. Blomfield
  44. Mr. J. Blume
  45. Miss O. M. Bodenhoff
  46. Mrs. E. J. Body
  47. Miss M. Body
  48. Miss M. E. Bondy
  49. Miss A. Bordman
  50. Miss C. Bostwick
  51. Mr. S. Bowman
  52. Miss N. C. Bowman
  53. Miss B. Bradley
  54. Mr. W. Braeden
  55. Mr. C. Bragdon M
  56. iss A. T. Brewer
  57. Mr. Karl Brok
  58. Miss M. Brookins
  59. Miss E. Brubakr
  60. Miss K G. Bumble
  61. Miss F. Burdge
  62. Miss R. Burgett
  63. Mrs. C. E. Butz
  64. Miss E. A. Butz
  65. Miss M. Callan
  66. Miss E. Callan
  67. Mr. R. Calme
  68. Rev. J. Campbell
  69. Mrs. L. H. Campbell
  70. Miss E. Carloon
  71. Miss M. F. Carpenter
  72. Miss A. Casson
  73. Dr. E. Caukin
  74. Miss W. G. Chapman
  75. Miss A. Charlesworth
  76. Miss M. Chrisney
  77. Miss M. D. Chryst
  78. Mr. R. W. Clark
  79. Mr. C. Clark
  80. Miss E. Clark
  81. Mr. G. Clark
  82. Mr. B. Clark
  83. Miss P. M. Clayton
  84. Miss A. C. Clayton
  85. Mr. C. L. Clements
  86. Mr. A. Clubb
  87. Miss E. F. Cobb
  88. Mr. G. S. Cofran
  89. Miss M. Cohen
  90. Miss E. R. Collens
  91. Miss E. A. Collins
  92. Miss W. J. Collins
  93. Miss K. Collins
  94. Miss I. Comire
  95. Miss A. L. Conduke
  96. Miss H. Conduke
  97. Miss A. J. Connolly
  98. Miss H. N. Connor
  99. Miss E. Conway
  100. Miss G. Cooley
  101. Mr. W. G. Cooper
  102. Mr. K. M. Cooper
  103. Mrs. R. E. Cooper
  104. Mr. H. Cooper
  105. Miss M. A. Corbett
  106. Mr. E. Coming
  107. Miss S. Council
  108. Mrs. O. E. Coureyn
  109. Mrs. L. Coureyn
  110. Mr. J. Coustcan
  111. Mr. J. Crew
  112. Rev. G. C. Crockett
  113. Mrs. K. M. Cunningham
  114. Miss M. Curry
  115. Mr. C. Curtis
  116. Mrs. R. Cvendet
  117. Master R. Cvendet
  118. Miss B. Cvendet
  119. Miss D. M. Daily
  120. Miss A. Daley
  121. Miss J. Danforth
  122. Mr. A. F. Davis
  123. Miss M. C. Davis
  124. Miss D. Davis
  125. Mr. G. Day
  126. Mrs. A. Debey
  127. Miss D. Derfner
  128. Miss C. Dettenbom
  129. Miss J. Devalque
  130. Mr. L. Dewoolf
  131. Mrs. Dewoolf
  132. Miss D. Dickinson
  133. Miss J. Dignan
  134. Miss A. Dillon
  135. Mr. E. W. Dimes
  136. Miss E. Dingwall
  137. Mr. W. M. Disharson
  138. Mr. D. Dodd
  139. Miss K. Dougharty
  140. Miss R. Dowell
  141. Miss D. L. Downing
  142. Miss M. Duff
  143. Mr. J. Duro
  144. Mrs. H. Duro
  145. Miss M. Dykeston
  146. Miss A. Eaton
  147. Mr. C. Edmonds
  148. Miss H. Edmonds
  149. Miss A. M. Edwards
  150. Miss J. M. Eves
  151. Miss A. J. Fairbanks
  152. Miss L. A. Fairbanks
  153. Mr. R. Fairley
  154. Mr. T. A. Feibell
  155. Major K. Ferguson
  156. Mrs. H. Ferguson
  157. Dr. H. A. Fisk
  158. Mrs. Fisk
  159. Miss H. Fister
  160. Dr. N. Flatten
  161. Miss M. G. Fosnot
  162. Miss M. J. Fox
  163. Mr. R. Fredrickson
  164. Miss D. French
  165. Mr. D. Gallaway
  166. Mr. J. Gannon
  167. Miss E. Garretson
  168. Miss M. Garrison
  169. Miss J. B. Geddes
  170. Miss E. A. Geis
  171. Miss M. Geisman
  172. Mr. J. R. Giblyn
  173. Mr. J. Gilbert
  174. Mrs. B. Gilbert
  175. Mr. E. Gilfix
  176. Mrs. Gilfix
  177. Miss L. Gilkes
  178. Mr. E. N. Gilling
  179. Miss I. Gleason
  180. Mr. M. Gold
  181. Mrs. Gold
  182. Master A. Gold
  183. Miss S. Golding
  184. Miss E. L. Goodenough
  185. Miss P. Gording
  186. Miss R. Gordon
  187. Miss M. Gorman
  188. Miss G. Gorman
  189. Miss L. C. Gould
  190. Mrs. M. Grabman
  191. Miss J. Grabman
  192. Miss F. E. Graham
  193. Miss M. Gray
  194. Mr. B. Green
  195. Miss Greenberg
  196. Miss M. Griffin
  197. Mrs. M. B. Griffin
  198. Miss S. E. Griffith
  199. Mrs. C. Grigg
  200. Miss V. Grigg
  201. Miss F. Gripper
  202. Miss H. E. Guion
  203. Mr. A. H. Gumaer
  204. Mr. J. Gustavson
  205. Miss S. Hahn
  206. Mr. G. Haig
  207. Mr. V. Haig
  208. Mr. G. Hall
  209. Mrs. A. Hambly
  210. Miss J. Hambly
  211. Mr. F. Hamburger
  212. Miss M. Hamill
  213. Mr. A. G. Hamman
  214. Miss A. A. Hanlon
  215. Miss M. Harbison
  216. Mr. F. W. Harris
  217. Miss M. Harrison
  218. Mr. K. Hart
  219. Mrs. Hart
  220. Master K. Hart (infant)
  221. Mrs. J. S. Hartley
  222. Miss A. Hartman
  223. Mr. R. Haskins
  224. Mr. H. Haskins
  225. Mrs. H. Haskins
  226. Mr. J. Havender
  227. Mrs. G. Heacock
  228. Mr. H. Heidelberg
  229. Miss M. Heidelberg
  230. Miss E. Heil
  231. Mr. W. L. Hentzel
  232. Mr. G. C. Herth
  233. Mrs. C. S. Hewetson
  234. Miss E. H. Heydt
  235. Mr. C. Hicks
  236. Mr. C. B. Hill
  237. Mrs. Hill
  238. Miss D. Hill
  239. Mr. H. D. Hill
  240. Miss R. Hillsman
  241. Miss M. Hitchcock
  242. Mr. A. Hockings
  243. Miss J. Hoffman
  244. Mrs. Holden
  245. Mr. F. W. Holden
  246. Miss M. Hopson
  247. Miss L. Hudson
  248. Miss F. L. Hueston
  249. Miss R. W. Hunt
  250. Miss K. Hunter
  251. Miss J. Hurd
  252. Miss C. Hurd
  253. Mrs. I. L. Hurd
  254. Miss B. B. Hurd
  255. Mr. W. Huyck
  256. Miss K. M. Hymes
  257. Mr. J. E. Innés
  258. Miss E. Innis
  259. Miss M. Ireland
  260. Miss M. F. Izant
  261. Mr. H. Jackson
  262. Mr. D. H. Jacobs
  263. Miss M. Jago
  264. Miss M. Jenness
  265. Mr. J. L. Johnson
  266. Miss R. Johnson
  267. Miss E. V. Johnson
  268. Miss H. Johnson
  269. Mr. C. Johnston
  270. Miss D. Van D. Jones
  271. Miss R. Jones
  272. Mr. K. Junge
  273. Miss R. W. Kelsay
  274. Mr. J. Kennedy
  275. Miss M. V. King
  276. Mr. W. Knotts
  277. Miss F. Ladrigan
  278. Dr. D. F. Lane
  279. Mr. H. A. L. Larsen
  280. Mr. N. N. Lathrop
  281. Miss E. L. Latimer
  282. Miss E. Lau
  283. Miss E. A. Lencher
  284. Mrs. E. Levy
  285. Miss B. Levy
  286. Miss M. Levy
  287. Mr. J. Lewis
  288. Mr. T. J. Lewis
  289. Mr. R. C. Lewis
  290. Mr. A. Lion
  291. Mr. D. W. Litscher
  292. Miss E. Locke
  293. Miss M. Lockett
  294. Mr. A. J. Lohenstein
  295. Miss G. G. Loinaz
  296. Miss E. J. Lorenz
  297. Miss V. Lynberg
  298. Miss D. McAdams
  299. Miss M. MacCaulay
  300. Miss E. MacCaulay
  301. Mrs. G. McClure
  302. Miss J. McClure
  303. Miss R. McCool
  304. Miss E. McCormack
  305. Miss J. McCormack
  306. Miss K. McDermid
  307. Miss I. C. McDermid
  308. Mrs. K. A. MacDonald
  309. Mr. J. McDonough
  310. Mr. J. C. McFadden
  311. Mrs. E. M. McFadden
  312. Miss A. McFadden
  313. Miss E. McFadden
  314. Mr. R. McGregor
  315. Mrs. McGregor
  316. Mr. H. Machlis
  317. Mrs. Machlis
  318. Mrs. L. McKenzie
  319. Master L. J. McKenzie
  320. Miss M. Mackey
  321. Mr. D. McKinnon
  322. Mr. A. McPhee
  323. Miss L. McWhinney
  324. Miss B. McWhinney
  325. Miss M. A. Magnuson
  326. Mr. J. L. Mahoney
  327. Miss E. B. Mahoney
  328. Mr. Maltby
  329. Miss K. Mansfield
  330. Mr. M. Marino
  331. Miss C. M. Marr
  332. Miss Maslon
  333. Mr. H. S. Matthews
  334. Mrs. Matthews
  335. Master A. E. Matthews
  336. Master H. B. Matthews
  337. Miss C. A. Matthews
  338. Mrs. E. H. Matthews
  339. Rev. Dr. B. W. Meeks
  340. Mrs. Meeks
  341. Mrs. F. Mertz
  342. Master H. Mertz
  343. Mr. F. Mertz
  344. Mr. R. B. Miller
  345. Miss I. Miller
  346. Miss B. E. Miller
  347. Mr. D. Mills
  348. Mr. A. Moor
  349. Mr. H. L. Moore
  350. Miss A. D. Morgan
  351. Miss A. J. Morrissey
  352. Mr. H. M. Morton
  353. Mrs. Morton
  354. Miss L. Mounger
  355. Mrs. M. H. Mount
  356. Miss Murphey
  357. Miss A. Murphy
  358. Miss D. Myers
  359. Mr. J. W. Newton
  360. Mrs. Newton
  361. Miss E. Nicholson
  362. Miss M. Noble
  363. Mr. R. J. Norman
  364. Miss A. Ober
  365. Miss C. G. O’Brien
  366. Miss E. O’Brien
  367. Mr. H. A. Oldfield
  368. Mrs. E. Olive
  369. Mr. E. Olive
  370. Mr. I. Olsen
  371. Mrs. K. Orcutt
  372. Mr. H. J. Owens
  373. Mrs. Owens
  374. Mr. B. Owens
  375. Mr. A. C. Pairman
  376. Miss D. Palamountain
  377. Miss V. Pardue
  378. Miss A. J. Parmelle
  379. Miss F. Parmalee
  380. Mr. J. B. Paterson
  381. Miss M. A. Patten
  382. Miss J. L. Patterson
  383. Mr. F. Paulson
  384. Miss Penfield
  385. Miss M. R. Pennington
  386. Miss M. Y. Perham
  387. Miss L. Perry
  388. Miss P. M. Peters
  389. Miss C. Phillips
  390. Miss E. Pimlott
  391. Miss E. L. Pinette
  392. Miss M. F. Pitt
  393. Miss M. E. Plensol
  394. Miss L. Plummer
  395. Miss J. Pollitt
  396. Major A. Post
  397. Mr. R. A. Porter
  398. Mrs. Porter
  399. Mr. V. Prall
  400. Mr. W. Prince
  401. Miss M. Pruitt
  402. Miss M. Pugh
  403. Miss C. Purdum
  404. Miss M. Purdum
  405. Miss K. Rankin
  406. Mr. S. Rawson
  407. Mr. W. E. Reese
  408. Miss B. Reynolds
  409. Mr. J. N. Richards
  410. Mrs. Richards
  411. Mr. E. J. Riches
  412. Mr. C. Ricker
  413. Mrs. Ricker
  414. Miss C. Riddle
  415. Miss E. E. Riggs
  416. Miss L. L. Riker
  417. Miss B. Robbins
  418. Miss P. Robbins
  419. Miss M. Robe
  420. Miss O. B. Robinson
  421. Miss E. Rock
  422. Mr. W. M. Rogers
  423. Miss E. F. Rogers
  424. Mr. J. V. Rohr
  425. Mr. S. L. Root
  426. Miss M. V. Root
  427. Miss R. Rosenberg
  428. Mr. M. Rosenblom
  429. Mr. W. Rosenbloom
  430. Mr. Rumble
  431. Miss K. G. Rumble
  432. Mrs. F. B. Russell
  433. Miss A. Ryan
  434. Miss A. Sable
  435. Miss A. Sampson
  436. Miss F. Sarchet
  437. Mr. B. Schick
  438. Miss M. Schneider
  439. Miss D. Schottenfels
  440. Miss E. Schrader
  441. Miss A. Schuelle
  442. Mr. E. Schwartz
  443. Miss R. Scott
  444. Mr. L. M. Sears
  445. Mr. Semberra
  446. Mr. H. Seymour
  447. Miss J. Sharpe
  448. Miss H. K. Shaw
  449. Mrs. M. Shean
  450. Miss S. P. Sherry
  451. Mr. G. L. Sherwin
  452. Miss V. S. Sherwin
  453. Mrs. F. Schutzbank
  454. Mr. J. M. Sherwood
  455. Miss D. Sherwood
  456. Miss M. Sherwood
  457. Miss, J. Sherzer
  458. Miss E. Silver
  459. Miss S. Smith
  460. Miss E. G. Smith
  461. Mr. R. L. Smith
  462. Mrs. I. C. Smith
  463. Miss H. Smith
  464. Miss A. L. Smyth
  465. Mr. J. Solomon
  466. Mrs. Solomon
  467. Miss W. Solomon
  468. Dr. J. Sonderling
  469. Mrs. Sonderling
  470. Miss H. South
  471. Mr. C. Speicher
  472. Mr. E. C. Sprague
  473. Mrs. E. C. Sprague
  474. Mrs. J. A. Stacey
  475. Miss M. A. Stacey
  476. Mrs. H. Starr
  477. Miss D. Starr
  478. Master J. D. Starr
  479. Miss B. Starr
  480. Miss T. Starr
  481. Miss E. Stauffer
  482. Miss W. Stearman
  483. Miss H. J. Stearns
  484. Miss F. N. Stein
  485. Miss M. J. Stewart
  486. Miss A. Stolarun
  487. Mr. A. J. Storey
  488. Mrs. R. T. Stowe
  489. Mrs. L. M. Stratford
  490. Miss M. Strayer
  491. Mr. Strumza
  492. Mrs. Strumza
  493. Miss M. E. Sullivan
  494. Mrs. M. Sullivan
  495. Miss J. Sullivan
  496. Miss E. Suydam
  497. Miss M. E. Sweet
  498. Mrs. E. L. Tabcr
  499. Miss O. Taber
  500. Mr. J. Tabrah
  501. Mrs. Tabrah
  502. Miss G. L. H. Taggart
  503. Miss T. Talcot
  504. Miss M. Teeter
  505. Mr. C. Thockmorton
  506. Mrs. M. B. Thompson
  507. Mrs. B. E. P. Thompson
  508. Mr. D. Thomson
  509. Miss M. Thornton
  510. Miss R. I. Thorpe
  511. Mrs. H. Thrane
  512. Miss M. Toan
  513. Mr. J. Tracy
  514. Miss E. Tracy
  515. Mrs. M. Treble
  516. Miss J. Treble
  517. Miss C. Treble
  518. Mrs. J. M. Trent
  519. Mr. W. J. Trevorrow
  520. Mr. C. Tucker
  521. Miss L. P. Turner
  522. Mr. D. G. Tyler
  523. Mr. H. L. Valmasséi
  524. Miss S. Vanorden
  525. Mr. F. C. Wachter
  526. Mr. L. Wald
  527. Mrs. Wald
  528. Miss I. Walker
  529. Miss F. J. Walker
  530. Mrs. J. P. Wall
  531. Mr. J. Wallace
  532. Mrs. Wallace
  533. Miss M. E. Walsh
  534. Miss P. A. Ward
  535. Miss E. L. Ward
  536. Mr. Wardrop
  537. Mrs. L. S. Webb
  538. Mr. P. Webster
  539. Miss A. M. Weeks
  540. Mrs. K. Wentz
  541. Miss R. Wentzel
  542. Mrs. F. Wentzel
  543. Miss D. L. Wesley
  544. Miss V. C. Wheeler
  545. Mr. T. White
  546. Mrs. White
  547. Miss H. White
  548. Miss T. Whiting
  549. Dr. A. C. Whitley
  550. Miss D. Whitney
  551. Miss E. Wiberley
  552. Dr. H. B. Wightman
  553. Mrs. Wightman
  554. Miss G. L. Williams
  555. Prof. W. Wilson
  556. Miss M. Wilson
  557. Mr. D. Wilson
  558. Mr. Wise
  559. Mrs. Wise
  560. Miss D. Wishart
  561. Miss M. Wolford
  562. Mr. W. J. Woon
  563. Mrs. H. Woon
  564. Miss D. Woon
  565. Miss E. M. Yates
  566. Mrs. H. M. Yates
  567. Mr. Zeisig Miss Z. Zink

Passenger Information

MEALS will be served at the following times in the Tourist Third Cabin Dining Saloon:
When One Sitting

  • BREAKFAST: from 8.00 a.m.
  • LUNCHEON: 1.00 p.m.
  • DINNER: 7.00 p.m.

When Two Sittings

  • BREAKFAST: 7.30 a.m. and 8.30 a.m.
  • LUNCHEON: 12.30 p.m. and 1.30 p.m.
  • DINNER: 6.30 p.m. and 7.30 p.m.

SEATS AT TABLE.—Application should be made to the Tourist Third Cabin Steward, on day of sailing.

DIVINE SERVICE on Sunday at 10.30 a.m.

BARS in Tourist Third Cabin will not be open later than 1.30 p.m., but it is within the discretion of the Commander to close them during the voyage at any time should he consider this course desirable.

DECK CHAIRS for use on Tourist Third Cabin Decks may be hired at the following charges:

U.S. SERVICES
Standard wooden deck chairs:  4/2 or  $1
Canvas chairs and stools 2/6 or 60 cents.

CANADIAN SERVICES
Standard chairs: 3/- or 75 cents.
Canvas chairs and stools 2/6 or 60 cents.

Application for these should be made to the Tourist Third Cabin Deck Steward.

RUGS are also available for hire at a cost of 2/6 (60 cents). Each Rug is contained in a sealed cardboard box. and bears a serial number worked into the material so that passengers will have no difficulty in identifying their rugs. At the end of each voyage, the rugs which have been in use are sent to the store and thoroughly cleaned, before being re-issued.

THE SURGEON is authorized to make customary charges for his services, subject to the approval of the Commander, to First Class, Cabin, Second Class and Tourist Third Cabin passengers.

LIBRARIES.—An excellent selection of Novels by well- known authors, in addition to a set of travel books, are available for the use of Tourist Third Cabin passengers.

BERTH LADDERS are supplied for the use of Tourist Third Cabin passengers.

PORT HOLES.—Passengers should request their Bedroom Stewards to open and close the port holes in the Staterooms, as required.
It is dangerous for passengers to handle these themselves.

VALUABLES.—The Company is not responsible for theft if valuables or money are kept in the Staterooms. The same should be placed in charge of the Purser for deposit in his safe, and a receipt will be given on the Company's form. As no charge is made for carriage the Company cannot accept any responsibility for loss or damage, however arising. Passengers are accordingly advised to protect themselves by insurance.

PAYMENTS. Passengers should obtain a receipt from the Purser on the Company's form for any additional Passage Money, Rugs, Chairs, Excess Baggage. Freight, Wireless Messages, etc., paid on board.

SPECIAL INFORMATION FOR WESTBOUND PASSENGERS

LANDING CARDS. —Tourist Third Cabin passengers will be handed Landing Cards by the Purser of the steamer prior to disembarkation at New York.

Before leaving the vessel, passengers are called upon to present these Landing Cards to the United States Immigrant Inspector for endorsement.

RETURN ACCOMMODATION.—For the convenience of those passengers who will be returning from the United States and Canada to Europe and who have not made the necessary arrangements, the Purser will be pleased to radio New York or Montreal Office for any accommodation required. This will enable passengers to complete their arrangements before leaving the steamer and will consequently save them time and trouble in the United States and Canada.

INTERCHANGEABILITY OF RETURN TICKETS.—Furness Line return passenger tickets are interchangeable on Cunard Line steamers, and similarly Cunard Line return passenger tickets with Furness Line, any difference in rates being adjusted with the Carrying Line.

BAGGAGE. — Westbound passengers proceeding from London to Southampton by special trains will pay to The Southern Railway at Waterloo Station, London, any ocean excess baggage charges due.

All enquiries regarding baggage on board ship should be addressed to the Baggage Master.

Passengers are specially requested to claim their baggage before leaving the Pier, otherwise considerable delay and extra charge for carriage will be incurred in forwarding to destination any baggage not accompanying passengers on the Railway.

Baggage wanted on the voyage must be limited in size to 14 inches in height, 2 feet in width, and 3 feet 8 inches in length.

Dangerous articles, such as Fireworks, Matches. Gunpowder" Gasoline, Cartridges. Moving Picture Films, etc., must not on any account be enclosed in baggage.

Baggage Allowance on Atlantic Steamers is on the following scale for Tourist Third Cabin passengers: Free (15 cubic feet) -  Excess charge (2/6 per cubic foot).

INSURANCE OF BAGGAGE. — The Company, while taking every possible care and precaution, strongly recommend passengers to insure their baggage, as in the event of loss or damage the Cunard Company cannot accept any liability beyond the amount specified on steamer tickets.

The Company offers facilities for the insurance of baggage prior to embarkation against loss by sea or land, risk of fire, breakage, theft or pilferage.

BONDING BAGGAGE.—Baggage can be checked In Bond at Landing Port to the principal points in U.S.A. and Canada.

Baggage is subject to Customs inspection at port of landing, and packages should be such that they can be quickly opened.

Careful attention to instructions will facilitate handling of baggage on steamer’s arrival, and thus prevent delay to passenger.

ARRIVALS AT NEW YORK. — Passengers are landed at the Company’s Piers, 53 to 56, North River, foot of West 14th Street, where railway tickets can be purchased, and baggage checked to any part of the United States and Canada. After landing, passengers should enquire at the Mail desk on the wharf for letters and telegrams.

When any of the Company’s steamers arrive at the Pier after 8 p.m., passengers have the option of remaining on board overnight and landing after breakfast the following morning.

ARRIVALS AT QUEBEC AND MONTREAL. — Examination of Tourist Third Cabin passengers takes place at Quebec or on board the steamer.

On arrival at Montreal the Customs are in attendance at the Dock, together with Representatives of the Railway Companies, and passengers destined to interior points holding rail orders, exchange such orders for actual Rail tickets, pass the Customs and check their baggage through to destination.

Passengers booked to inland points are transferred in the Transfer Company’s vehicles from the Dock to the Railway Stations.

In the event of the steamer docking at Montreal too late in the evening for passengers to make connections with the night trains, they may remain on board overnight and disembark at 7.00 a.m. next morning.

AIR SERVICE FROM NEW YORK.—Passengers landing at New York and wishing to reach their destinations as quickly as possible can make use of the Airplane Service operated by the Curtiss Flying Service Inc., Operating Company for the Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company Inc., Garden City, New York.

Passengers can be picked up at the dock either by car or by amphibian, taken to the nearest flying field, and from there by air to their destination.

Radio telegrams reserving machines from the Curtiss Company will be accepted at the Wireless Office without prepayment of charges.

Further particulars including rates can be obtained from the Purser.

PUBLIC TELEPHONES.—Telephone service with booths and operator in attendance will be found near the Customs Lines on the New York Wharf and on the Company’s Wharfs at Quebec and Montreal.

TAXICABS can be hired at the New York Piers. It is suggested to passengers for their own protection that taxicabs of the Yellow Taxi Corporation, which come within our pier gates, afford comfort and protection as regards baggage, etc., and reasonable rates.

RAIL ROUTING OF PASSENGERS.—For the convenience of all passengers disembarking at our piers in New York, who are destined to interior points, the Railroad Lines out of New York as well as Steamship Lines for Boston, have representatives on the wharf to meet passengers and arrange to issue railroad tickets to all points in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, as well as tickets for Boston, via steamer.

These representatives will also arrange to check baggage from our piers through to destination, relieving passengers of the annoyance of having to purchase their tickets at the dépôt or re-check their baggage. Baggage transfer charges from our piers to rail depots or steamship dock must be paid by passengers.

TOURIST DEPARTMENT. —A Department is maintained at each of the Cunard Company’s American and Canadian Offices, where accurate information and helpful assistance relative to travel in the United States, Canada and throughout the world is at the disposal of patrons.

CANADIAN POSTAL RATES.—Letters for delivery to all points in Canada, United States. Mexico. Great Britain and British Guiana, two cents for the first ounce and two cents for each additional ounce ; to all other places in the British Empire, three cents for the first ounce and three cents for each additional ounce. All places not mentioned above, eight cents for the first ounce and four cents for each additional ounce.

 

Postal Cards to points in Canada, Great Britain and all other places within the Empire, United States and Mexico, two cents each (War Tax included) ; rates to other countries four cents each.

Canadian Newspapers to points in Canada, Great Britain and certain places within the Empire. United States and Mexico, one cent for four ounces.

Printed Matter to points in Canada, United States and Mexico, one cent for two ounces; rates to other countries, two cents for two ounces.

Literature for the Blind to points in Canada. United States. Mexico and Newfoundland, free; rates to all other countries one cent per lb.

Commercial Papers to all countries other than Canada, ten cents for the first ten ounces, two cents for every additional two ounces.

Samples to points in Canada, United States and Mexico, one cent per two ounces; rates to all other countries, four cents for the first four ounces, two cents every additional two ounces.

Acknowledgment of Receipt of Registered Articles to points in Canada and all other countries, ten cents if requested at the time of posting the article, 20 cents if requested after posting the article.

Special Delivery Letters.—Letters addressed for city delivery in Canada or United States can be put off at Father Point and promptly sent onward as Special Delivery Letters, if prepaid with a Canadian 20c. special delivery stamp, plus ordinary postage.

Special delivery stamps or their equivalent in ordinary postage (the former preferred) can be obtained on board this ship, or from the British Mail Officer, who will board the steamer off Father Point.

RECOVERY OF U.S. HEAD TAX.—This Tax can be recovered by passengers, if same has been paid, provided they inform the U.S. Immigration Inspector on arrival at New York of their intention to leave the United States within sixty days (the time prescribed by U.S. law), and obtain from him Refund of Head Tax Certificate (Form 514) without which form no refund of Head Tax will be considered by the U.S. Authorities.

It is necessary for Refund of Head Tax Certificate (Form 514) to be handed to the transportation company when completed, in time to allow same to be placed before the Immigration Authorities in Washington within 120 days of passenger’s arrival in the United States.

Unless this regulation is complied with, the Tax cannot be recovered.

Note.—Will passengers who have not paid the Head Tax in consequence of their being in transit to Canada kindly complete Form 514, which they will receive from the Immigration Officials at New York, and forward same to the Cunard Line, 25, Broadway, New York, as soon as possible after departure from the United States, or hand to the Purser of the steamer in which they return to Europe.

CUSTOMS REGULATIONS.—U.S.A.—The following paragraphs from the new United States Tariff Law enumerate the articles which passengers can take into the United States free of duty:—

Paragraph 504.—Books, libraries, usual and reasonable furniture, and similar household effects of persons or families from foreign countries, all the foregoing if actually used abroad by them not less than one year, and not intended for any other person or persons, nor for sale.

Paragraph 709.—Wearing apparel, articles of personal adornment, toilet articles, and similar personal effects of persons arriving in the United States ; but this exemption shall only include such articles as actually accompany and are in the use of and as are necessary and appropriate for the wear and use of such persons, for the immediate purposes of the journey and present comfort and convenience, and shall not be held to apply to merchandise or articles intended for other persons or for sale: Provided—That in case of residents of the United States returning from abroad, all wearing apparel and other personal effects taken by them out of the United States to foreign countries shall be admitted free of duty without regard to their value, upon their identity being established, under appropriate rules and regulations to be prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury, but no more than one hundred dollars in value of articles

PURCHASED ABROAD BY SUCH RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES SHALL BE ADMITTED FREE OF DUTY UPON THEIR RETURN.

CANADIAN CUSTOMS NOTICE TO PASSENGERS

CANADIAN CUSTOMS’ REQUIREMENTS. —The attention of passengers bound for Canada is drawn to the following notice relating to the Canadian Customs’ Requirements at Canadian ports.

RESIDENTS OF CANADA.—Are required to declare to the Customs Officer at Port of Landing in Canada, all articles purchased or obtained abroad whether as gifts or otherwise. Failure to declare goods leaves same liable to seizure.

All goods, whether liable to duty or not, are required to be presented for Customs examination, and passengers are warned when in doubt as to whether or not an article is liable to duty, it should be produced for examination by the Customs Officer.

TOURISTS’ OUTFITS.—"Temporary Admission— Persons visiting Canada for a limited period of time, for health or pleasure, may bring with them such articles of tourists’ outfits or sportsmen’s equipment as they may require while in Canada for their own use and not for gain or hire, upon reporting same to the Customs Officer at the Canadian frontier port of entry, subject to departmental regulations."

Passengers can be picked up at the dock either by car or by amphibian, taken to the nearest flying field, and from there by air to their destination. The Customs Officer may require all packages of baggage to be opened for his examination ; and responsibility for opening, unpacking and repacking the packages rests with the passenger or his agent.

BRIBERY.— Any person giving, offering or promising any bribe, recompense, reward or tip to an Officer is liable to severe penalties.

THROUGH BAGGAGE.—Passengers on route to destinations outside of Canada may have their checked baggage forwarded "In Bond” to a frontier port under Customs Manifest without examination of same by a Customs Officer.

SAMPLES.—(Such as carried by commercial travelers, are required to be delivered to the Customs Officer for entry purpose, and invoice or statement in detail showing the priced- wholesale, of each sample as sold for home consumption, such invoice or statement should be attested to by the traveler.)

SETTLERS’ EFFECTS. — (Free, if actually in use for six months before removal to Canada, but are required to be produced upon landing to Customs Officer for examination and entry.)

PULLMAN SLEEPING AND PARLOUR CAR RESERVATIONS FOR PASSENGERS ON AMERICAN RAILROADS —

All Cunard steamers now carry a code book issued by the Radiomarine Corporation of America, which enables passengers desiring to make Pullman Car reservations by radio to send these messages in code direct to the Railroad Terminals at New York and Boston.

Passengers desiring to avail themselves of this service should apply at the Purser’s Office. It must be understood, however, that the Company does not accept any responsibility in connection with the reservations, the code book being merely for passengers' convenience.

Passengers must bear the cost of the messages.

PROFESSIONAL GAMBLERS.— Passengers are informed that Professional Gamblers are reported as frequently crossing on Atlantic Steamers, and are warned to take precautions accordingly.

LONG-DISTANCE WIRELESS SERVICE

This vessel is equipped with special up-to-date Wireless Apparatus which enables passengers to keep in constant touch with their friends or business houses throughout the voyage across the North Atlantic Ocean.

WIRELESS TELEGRAMS.
VIA BRITISH COAST STATIONS.—For places in the United Kingdom the inclusive rate is 11d. per word; for other countries the rate is 10d. per word, plus landline and cable charges. Every word in the address, text and signature is counted; all charges must be prepaid.

VIA UNITED STATES COAST STATIONS.—The wireless rate via New York City, New London, Conn., Tuckerton, N.J., East Moriches, L.I., Chatham, and Boston, Mass., is 9d. per word; every word in the address, text and signature is counted; landline charges additional; all charges must be prepaid.

VIA CANADIAN COAST STATIONS.—The wireless rate via Cape Race and Sable Island is 1s. 0 ½ d., and Louisburg 9d. per word, via Montreal, Quebec, Gross Isle, Clarke City, P.Q., St. John, N.B., Grindstone Island, N. Sydney, N.S., Chebucto Head, N.S., Yarmouth, N.S., Belle Isle, Pt. Amour, Father Point, and Fame Point, is calculated at 7d. per word: every word in address, text and signature is counted; landline charges additional; all charges must be prepaid.

VIA FRENCH COAST STATIONS.—The wireless rate is 8d. per word: every word in address, text and signature is counted; landline charges additional ; all charges must be prepaid.

SHIP TO SHIP.—The general rate on ship to ship messages is 8d. per word, but Dutch, Belgian and certain other vessels apply a ship tax with a minimum of ten words. The charges on messages to these vessels will be calculated as follows: English ship tax,  4d. per word, without minimum; Dutch or Belgian, etc., ship tax, 4d. per word, with a minimum of 3s. 4d. Thus for a message of ten words or more the charge is 8d. per word.

WIRELESS LETTERS.
Wireless Letters are sent by Radio to Cunard and certain other ships passing in an opposite direction for forwarding to their destinations by cither ordinary mail, air mail, express delivery, or as Night Letter Telegrams, on arrival at their first port of call.

A special reduced radio charge of 4s. 2d. ($1.00) is made for twenty words: for each word in excess of this number 1d. will be charged. Forwarding charges additional.

The text of Wireless Letters must be written in plain language, and letters for mailing by registered post at ports in the United States must shew in the address the Christian name of the addressee, or the title, “Mr., Mrs., or Miss.”

Particulars regarding Wireless Communications established or expected will be found posted on the Wireless Notice Board.

Time is saved and greater accuracy is secured by passengers handing in their messages direct to the Wireless or Purser's Office, where full information regarding rates, etc., may be obtained

Passengers are requested to see that they obtain a signed receipt showing amount paid for each message handed in for transmission.

Cunard Atlantic Track Chart - 24 August 1929

Cunard Atlantic Track Chart - 24 August 1929. GGA Image ID # 12f6f4218e

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