They ran away not from a good life, but from war, from oppressive regimes, driven by fear more powerful than the fear of the known…
Both companies called Pittsburgh Airways were doomed to fail, for different reasons.
There are no Brass Rail restaurants left in the Pittsburgh area today… and no spittoons in use.
If the Fort Pitt Bridge doesn’t look good it takes away some of Pittsburgh’s glamor.
It would only seem fitting for today’s Pittsburgh to be the birthplace of a smiley face.