20 December 2012

FYI

Fares paid in each voyage in the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth by passengers total more than £25,000. At 40 voyages per year an income of £10,000,000 per annum is assured for each from passengers alone. Crew's wages for the year amount to £4,160,000.
- The Worker, Brisbane, Qld., December 20, 1948
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