Today in History: March 30

Today in History: March 30

1868  The Pullman Palace Car Company introduces the first railroad dining car.

1899  Chiquita brands, originally known as the Tropical Trading & Transport Company merged with rival Boston Fruit Company to form the United Fruit Company.

1914  Morton Salt Company registers its ‘When It Rains It Pours’ trademark.

1972  Royal Canadian Navy sailors are issued their very last daily rum ration.