National Geographic : 1923 May
/ At se a to Im ct ft o fi A o0 es w At to R ti Ii gi A0 se a At se in C 15 At O la C IC re S L su tr "e Official Observatory Awards U. S. NavalOb. rvatory-Wash ngton: 144 passed rd accepted for torpedo boat ser ice after a six months' ship hronometer rial. (Since 1916.) lore than those furnished by all ther competing rms combined. At last 1922 trial ut of ten watch s accepted nine ere Longines. Geneva Observa. 'ry-Switzerland: .es ults of last rial(justpub shed) show Lon ines obtained ne first prize of series and ten additional first id second prizes. Neuchatel Ob. rvatory-Switzer. nd: 365 Awards o International ontests. (Since 9o5.) Kew.Teddington bservatory-Eng. nd: 132 Awards SInternational ontests since )Io. (i9x8year's record for best erformance.) ince 1919 every ongines watch bmitted passed ial with mention especially good." Stand ani t.e 9orld' stW 1 26 inch equatorial dome e /St / U. S. Naval Observatory,Washington, D.C. Honored Watch in /tei)orld VyJHEREVER it has been placed on trial, the Longines V Watch has won more official Government awards than any other watch made-awards based upon a six months' accuracy test! The number of Longines Watches that have passed this accuracy test in the United States Naval Observatory, and have been accepted for torpedo boat service, exceeds all other makes combined. In addition, the Longines Watch has also taken the highest awards for superiority of workmanship, originality of crafts manship and variety at all important exhibitions held since x878. For more than fifty years the better jewelers have featured Longines Watches. Stylish models in platinum or gold, priced from $25 to $500. Write for booklet and name of jeweler nearest you. A. WITTNAUER COMPANY Established z866 NEW YORK MONTREAL PARIS GENEVA C Won at \ Exhibitions Since 1878 1885 Antwerp Grand Prize 1889 Paris Grand Prize 1897 BrusselsGrandPrize 1900 Paris Grand Prize 1906 Milan Grand Prize 1914 Berne Grand Prize Also 17 additional medals at interna tional exhibitions.