National Geographic : 1920 Jun
Wherever You Travel This Summer Carry " American Express Travelers Cheques In Europe carry the new Sterling and French Franc Travelers Cheques. For the protection of travelers in Europe against unscrupulous money changers and fluctuating exchange rates, the American Express Company * has devised and issued Sterling and French Franc Travelers Cheques which " can be cashed in Great Britain and France at face value less a nominal stamp tax. S Sterling Cheques are issued in five and ten Pound amounts. French Franc Cheques are issued in denominations of 200 and 400 Francs. You May Purchase These Cheques At banks and express offices, paying for them in Dollars at the cur S rent rate of exchange plus the usual commission, and thus insure j the value of your American money in foreign lands before you start overseas. Like the old Dollar Travelers Cheques, the new Sterling and French Franc Cheques are self-identifying. S In the United States, Canada, Alaska, Central and South America, the West Indies and the Orient Carry American Express Dollar Travelers Cheques This sky-blue international currency, which has withstood the severe test of thirty years, is readily accepted in every country in the world. For con S venience and absolute safety against loss, these Cheques are superior to S any other form of travel funds. You sign these Cheques when you buy " them and again when you cash them. Identification such as is required to cash personal checks is not essential-your signature identifies you. They cost fifty cents for each one hundred dollars. * .5 For Large Amounts Carry American Express Letters of Credit not as a substitute for Trav elers Cheques, but rather to supplement them. American Express Travelers Letters of Credit are issued to travelers who wish to carry * larger sums than they care to have in the form of Travelers Cheques. The American Express Travel Department With branch offices and connections around the world, can take care of all your travel requirements to any part of the world. * Tours and Cruises in season. AMERICAN EXPRESS COMPANY * .S. 0 _ .. 00 . S- SO . * * * S "Mention The Geographic-It identifies you"