National Geographic : 1916 Mar
I. i IF you are planning to build a home you will find it to your advantage to read this booklet before you decide on the material you are going to use. It is beautifully illustrated, full of valuable suggestions, and gives a short, concise statement of the merits of WHITE PINE Three centuries of building in America have proved that no other wood so successfully withstands exposure to the weather as White Pine. And it is more than simply durable; it holds its place perfectly for more than a lifetime, without warping or checking or opening at the joints. This long and satisfactory service makes it the most economical wood for home-building. Despite an impression of its scarcity, White Pine is still abundantly available today, as it always has been, in any quantity desired. If your lumber dealer is unable to supply it, we would appreciate the opportunity of being helpful to you in securing it. Send for booklet now. There is no charge for it to prospective home-builders. Address, WHITE PINE BUREAU, Representing The Northern Pine Manufacturers' 1323 Merchants Bank Building, St. Paul,Minn. Association of Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan, and The Associated White Pine Manufacturers of Idaho "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."