National Geographic : 1917 Nov
ACH I Twenty-five years ago the General Electric Company was founded. Sincethenelectricityhassentitsthrill through the whole structure of life. Eager to turn wheels, to lift and carry, to banish dark, to gather heat, to hurl voices and thoughts across space, to give the world new tools for its work-electricity has bent to man's will. Throughout this period the General Electric Company has held the great responsibilities and high ideals of leadership. EVEMENT It has set free the spirit of research. It has given tangible form to in vention, in apparatus of infinite precision and gigantic power. And it has gone forth, co-operat ing with every industry, to com mand this unseen force and fetch it far to serve all people. By the achievements which this com pany has already recorded may best be judged the greater ends its future shall attain, the deeper mysteries it yet shall solve in electrifying more and more of the world's work. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you." IIIIN2 .