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Here is your detail scan of the picture on the wall:

As I told last time you posted it, it was damn familiar for me. Of course it was -- I was there!

But it is not in Italy. Just North of it: Brig, Switzerland, the Stockalper Castle and the College Church, with the Riederhorn in the background:

Webcam with the Stockalper Castle:

I had a suspicion about Switzerland, because those special arm-rests for wooden seats are a 'luxury' I'd expect only there, and indeed now I found  a picture of a former SBB 3rd class wooden interior:

So if the inscription above the door is "Don't smoke" in Italian,  Fran was right, and this was somewhere in the Italian part of Switzerland at the end of WWII.

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.

by DoDo on Sat Jan 26th, 2008 at 06:23:27 AM EST
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