National Geographic : 1926 Dec
lTie down your business and sail away~ ... to the ISLAND o your DREAMS H AVEN'T you ever wished to be a foot loose, carefree beachcomber on a palm fringed shore-'way down in the warm South Seas? . . . to spend happy vagabond weeks, day dreaming . . . just listening to the lullaby of silken surf on coral sand . . . forgetting time? Here in sunny Hawaii-less than a week's voyage-you can be as lazy as you like. A few days, and then you'll find new zest in golf new vim in the morning plunge in Waikiki-new appetite in golden papaya and Kona coffee at breakfast-new thrills in peeping safely into a live volcano. Four or five weeks and $400 to $500 cover the time and cost from the Pacific Coast, including steamers (round trip) and all expenses and sight seeing. A great new hotel at Waikiki and a mam moth new liner now building. Sail direct from San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle or Vancouver - any steamship, railroad or tourist agent can book you right from your home. Write today for illustrated brochure in colors. HAWAII TOURIST BUREAU 212 McCANN BLDG., SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. oR 341 FORT ST., HONOLULU, HAWAII, U. S. A. NMIN American Traveler Not with the little brass checks or cardboard tags that go on your luggage, but with the magical sky blue "Cheques" with which travelers, who know how to travel, always "Cheque" themselves for personal service and their travel funds for safety before they start on journeys anywhere AMERICAN EXPRESS Travelers Cheques These Cheques protect you against the loss or theft of the money they represent. They are spend able anywhere, acceptable everywhere; and they everywhere command the "Helpful Iand of the Great Service" of the American Express Company. Winter travel season is opening. Delightful tours or cruises to summer lands will call you to the Mediterranean, or the West Indies, South America, California, Hawaii. or any of the thou sand near-by resorts of the Southern States. Before you start on your travels anywhere, "Cheque" your money for safety and yourself to be sure of personal service with American Express Travelers Cheques. They cost only 75 cents for each S100-a mere "tip" in traveling expenses, but a "tip" you will never forget to make, once you have made it. FOR SALE AT 22,000 BANKS AMERICAN EXPRESS AND AMERICAN RAILWAY EXPRESS OFFICES American Express Travelers Cheques Secure your steamship tickets, hotel reservations and itineraries; or plan your cruise or tour through the American Express Travel Department . w~a ' |KW& "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."