National Geographic : 1915 Sep
Bonds Which Act Right During periods of business depression are the ones which should be purchased by the careful investor. We are offering a first and refunding bond yielding 61o, the earnings for which, both gross and net, have been increasing steadily for a long period of years. Present earnings, 24 times interest requirements. Circular AN-30 on request N. W. Halsey & Co. NEW YORK CHICAGO SAN FRANCISCO BOSTON BALTIMORE ST. LOUIS PHILADELPHIA LONDON, Eng. GENEVA, Switz. 6% Short Time Investment If you have funds to be placed safely for a short period at attract ive rate, send for circular No. 852D describing- A proved, well-secured investment combining these strong features Assets, 5 to 1. Earnings, 9 to 1. 70 years successful history. Substantial part of loan already paid off. Peabody Houghteling& Co. (Established 1865) 10 So. La Salle Street, Chicago " "l i"iii l" ""ii"i ii llll l ii"ll" "il iillil" i li"ii llli lll llllili ll The Universal Appeal of "Safety and 6 %" Whoever you are, whatever your profession, vocation, aims, or condi tions, "Safety and 6%" must carry its inevitable investment message to you. Whether you may be A trustee investing the funds of an estate, A professional man or woman accumulating a competence, A retired business man desir ing a good income and freedom from care, A woman dependent on Aer investments, or Someone in active life accumu lating a reserve fund, -a really safe security, yielding 6%, will satisfy your needs and requirements. Such an investment may be found in first mortgage serial bonds, secured by the best class of newly improved, income-earning, well located properties in Chicago and other large cities, in denominations of $1,000, $500 and $100. Ever since this House was founded, S33 years ago, investors seeking assured safety and the best income yield consistent with safety, have Found full satisfaction in the secur ities we offered. And none of them has ever lost a dollar of principal or interest on any investment recommended and sold by us. You yourself would do well to follow the example of many thou sands of others and Write today for Booklet No. 1-655 S.W. STRAUS & Co. MORTGAGE P BOND BANKERS ESTABLISHED182 STRAUS BUILDING ONE WALL STREET CHICAGO NEW YORK '^ il"! 1 . 11 . 11 ^': 111 i : if I^ ll . l /:* l ,:. I llllI .: llllllli[llll^Ij ! I IIIIIII "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."