NP, NUA 1/1C/1861

From the Nashville Union and American
January 1, 1861
Nashville & Decatur
Rail Road
Completed from Nashville to Decatur

   Double daily trains will commence running from Nashville to Decatur, Grand Junction, Memphis, Jackson, Tennessee, Canton and Jackson, Miss., and New Orleans,

On Wednesday, November 21st, 1860,

Making close connections North and South. The shortest and most reliable route ??? through the finest portions of Tennessee and Alabama, having gentlemanly conductors, and making quick time, no line can offer greater inducements to travelers than this route.
   The Passenger Trains over this Road will leave Nashville at 7 A M and 5:30 P M.
   Will arrive at Nashville at 1:20 A M and 1:20 P M.
   Freight Trains will leave Nashville at 5:15 A M.
   Will arrive at Nashville 1:30 P M.
W. O'N. Perkins
General Superintendent