Southern Railway (SR) guard, 'Sunny South S
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Southern Railway (SR) guard, 'Sunny South Sam', 1931. Sunny South Sam appeared on a number of posters in the 1930s, including one with a group of marionettes and he often displayed Metereorological Office sunshine records for the south-coast resorts. Original oil painting by William Ramsden Brealey (1889-1949).