National Geographic : 1924 Dec
13 I7\°I 5 ^3 (4 2 1 It mWiht be called Good Hardware Row . O you know its other name? S Michigan Boulevard-one ofthe world's greatest streets and the front door to Chicago-an ever-growing ex hibition of good buildings that deserve Good Hardware -Corbin-and have it. Stroll down Good Hardware Row by the towering Wrigley Building and its recent brother-the 'Wrigley Twin." You will find Good Hardware Corbin-in both. Drop in at the Chicago or the Illi- These Gc nois Athletic Club. Good deserveG Hardware will welcome -Corbin you. In the great Railway Ex- * 1 Wrigley ' chan e RlilClin Goo * 2 WrigleyE Hardware serves silently and surely. To the famous Art Institute it addsbeauty -to its treasures, it gives protection. In the magnifi cent Straus Building,Good Hardware smoothly oper ates and securely locks thousands of doors-thou sands of windows. Yes -Michigan Boulevard deserves to be called Good Reproduced from a Painting made for S. W. Straus & Co. Hardware Row. So do hundreds of other streets in this great city of good buildings, so many of which are equipped with good Hardware-Corbin. Across the country there are thousands and thousands of streets and avenues and boulevards that well deserve this title, too. You will find them thickly dotted with good buildings that have Good Hardware-Corbin. No doubt you live in one. If you do, you well know the willingness ofhardware that always works-that si lently and agreeably serves -that adds beauty, com fort and long life to good buildings and enjoyment to those who live or work in them. Such Hardware is Corbin -has been for 75 years is today-willbe tomorrow and tomorrow. When you build, remem ber Good Buildings de serve Good Hardware Corbin. P. & F CORBIN SIC NEW BRITAIN . C&.F.C ~ N 1849 CONNECTICUT The American Hardware Corporation,Successor NEW YORK CHICAGO PHILADELPHIA Good Buildings Deserve Good Hardware 15 14 i-" /~ ood Buildings oodHardware -and have it 'win Building building i federal Lite Dullaing 4 Chicago Public Library 5 Chicago Athletic Club * 6 Monroe Building 7 Illinois Athletic Club 8 Lake Side Building 9 Art Institute 10 Orchestra Hall Building 11 Railway Exchange *12 Straus Building 13 McCormick Building *14 International Harvester Bldg. *15 Arcade Building *These seven equipped with Corbin Unit Locks with the keyhole in the knob. Good Hardwareat its best.