National Geographic : 1927 Jun
"Nearest to the SUPERNATURAL we will ever get on this earth/" These are the words of a world traveler, who added, "I spent a solid week at Bryce, and next year I have got to go over it again and see if I can't possibly assimilate it all." CENIC UTAH, with its Zion National Park, Cedar Breaks and Bryce Canyon, is the newest of America's stupendous wonder lands, and contains more brilliancy of color, a greater variety of color and form than any thing else in Nature. SALT LAKE CITY is the gateway to sixty two national parks and monuments, including Yellowstone and the north rim of the Grand Canyon of the Colorado. Railroads and splen did highways interconnect this entire region. Hotels and camps assure comfort. SALT LAKE CITY itself holds special interest -its romantic history-symbolic monuments and preserved landmarks-the rare beauty of a modern metropolis and rugged mountains slop- ing skyward from the very edge of the city the unique diversions, such as a dip in Great Salt Lake, where you float like a cork! It's a city of 150,ooo, with splendid hotels; converging point of six railroad trunk lines; central distributing point for the Intermoun tain West; and capital of America's richest metal-mining region. Visit some of the world's most productive mines near by, Utah leads the nation in silver production, is second in lead, third in copper and fourth in gold, The State's metal mines paid $15,073,500 in dividends last year. The value of Utah's mineral production in 1926 was $I19,270,ooo, or more than 2' million dollars a week! You can visit Salt Lake City at no added transportation cost-all railroads grant a free stop-over here. Mail the coupon for further information. The Mayor, Chamber of Commerce Bldg., Salt Lake City, Utah: I am planning to visit Salt Lake City this year, and I would like further information on the subjects checked. Dept. G -l ] Points of Interest. N ame ................................ 0 Agriculture and Address Live Stock. D M ineral survey. City ....................... State ..........