National Geographic : 1922 Nov
What Are Basement Windows For? Surely not to exclude daylight, but to let it in. The more bright, cheerful daylight the windows admit into your basement the better is your purchase. 83% More Daylight In this illustration an actual Truscon Steel Basement Window is super imposed upon a wood window of same size. Note that the space occupied by the entire steel window including the frame and sash is no greater than that of the wood frame alone. Thus the 33% "x 15" Trus con basement window admits 83% more health-giv ing daylight while even the larger 33% " x 23" window admits 46% more. Other Advantages Truscon Steel Basement Windows can't stick or warp. They are always easy to open and close. They lock CM * automatically. Their double contact weathering effec tively keeps out wind, rain and snow. They are simple to install. Truscon Steel Basement Windows are furnished complete-no extra expense, as with wood sash and frame, for hardware, labor of fitting and priming coat of paint. Based on daylight area Truscon Basement Windows cost much less. Return Coupon for Full Information TRUSCON STEEL COMPANY YOUNGSTOWN, O. Warehouses and Sales Y Offices in PrincipalCities Truscon Steel Co., Youngstown, O. Send me information on Truscon Steel Base Sment windows. I am..............Owner.----........ SArchitect............Contractor----.......Dealer........... - ,A V AurmeSs..... ..- - ..--------- -- ------.- IA ddress.............. :;-- .. . -.------------------.. ---- ---- NGI atgm||uInY oeai i i 1 na1e iiins.1 a|a ||ena ||||a National Cancer Week (NOVEMBER 13-20) Make It Count in Your Community Why not mobilize the thinking peo ple of the United States for the purpose of fighting this scourge as they have been taught to fight tuberculosis? It is equally important! Cancer costs the United States ioo,ooo lives each year - or more Americans than were killed or died of wounds and disease in the World War. Cancer, therefore, is a serious eco nomic burden as well as a source of pain and grief. Help Combat Cancer Ignorance A very large percentage of cases of cancer are curable if only the sufferer seeks competent advice early enough. Many, however, wait several months or a year before they have some peculiar lump or unusual swelling intelligently investigated. It is then, perhaps, too late to save the sufferer, whereas very simple local treatment applied at the start would have wrought a permanent cure. National Cancer Week The purpose of National Cancer Week is to warn the citizenship of the Nation of the danger of cancer, to help the well avoid it 1b interpreting Na ture's danger signals. Make it your business during Na tional Cancer Week to learn about cancer and to get others to heed warn ing signs in time to save them for their communities, their families, and their friends. Ask your local Cancer UWeck Coinmittcc or wZrite for information to The American Society for the Control of Cancer 25 West 45th St. New York City !