National Geographic : 1916 May
See that second hand is at bottom of dial, as in every Gruen Verithin, which indicatesfull-size movement. When up towards center, it means thinness is obtained by insertinglady's size movement in man's size case. Presentin J e-in an exceptional Here is a watch of real distinction. To that beautiful thinness for which the Gruen Veri thin is famous has been added a new charm in the shape of the case. No. 04-Ultra (better than 2 5 - year) 14k. gold filled, $40. No. 044-Heavy 14k. solid gold Octathin case, $75. The movement is the genuine, original GRUEN VERI THIN, 17-jewel, adjusted to five positions, temperature, and isochronism-the thinnest durable watch made. GRUEN VERITHIN movements, with the trade-mark PRECISION engraved on the plates, guaranteed to come within Observatory time requirements-in heavy 14k. solid gold Octathin case-priced as follows: No. 043-17-jewel Precision ............................. $90 No. 042-19-jewel Precision...........................$100 No. 041-21 -jewel Precision.............................$125 No. 041X-21 -jewel Extra Precision ................. $165 In green gold 14k. case, $10 extra. Louis XVI dial-platinized or gilt, with 14k. solid gold raised numerals on any of the above watches, $5 extra. ew Octathin Model valueat$40 9 See the Certificate of Real Value Under the "Gruen-Special-Service-System" the guaran tee certificate in the box is made out in owner's name, with the agency's and maker's signatures attached after the watch is sold. No. C730-The Gruen "Octathin" Wristlet, as illus trated below, in 25 - year gold-filled case, $25. In 14k. solid gold case, $50. Go see the Gruen Octathin at the leading jewelers in your city. If they are out of it, write us, specifying the model in which you are particularly interested and men tioning your jeweler's name, and we will arrange for you to see it. Other "Gruen Verithin" models, $25 to $250. Gruen Ladies' Watches, Wristlets or Sautoirs, $25 to $250. The Dietrich Gruen, the world's finest pocket timepiece, $265 to $650. Write for "One Word from a Woman's Lips," a booklet on watches and watchmaking every one should read before buying a timepiece. THE GRUEN WATCH MFG. CO. "Makers of thefamous Gruen Watches since 1874" 32 East Fifth Avenue Cincinnati, Ohio Factories: Cincinnati and Madre-Biel, Switzerland. CanadianBranch: Toronto, Ontario. ''Mention the Geographic-It identifies you.''