National Geographic : 1914 Dec
A STRIKING proof of Elgin watch making skill is furnished through the acceptance by the United States Government of a number of Elgin Watches for use by the torpedo boat flotilla of the U. S. Navy. These are thefirst and only American watches ever accepted for this strenuous service. Only after six months' gruelling tests at the U. S. Naval Observatory was the governmental 0. K. put upon them. This precision of LORD ELGIN THE Masterwatch. $135 to$8. LADY ELGIN ADAINTY Timekeeper Spendant and bracelet. A wide range of prices. B. W . RAYMOND HE Railroad Man's Watch. $8o to $32.50. G. M. WHEELER THE Foremost Medium Priced Watch. $5 to $25. ELGIN Watches assures their worthiness as life companions. They are also beautiful-and they are strong. In fact, Elgin Watches combine the qualities which make them first choice For Christmas Giving Ask your Elgineer-your local jeweler for further proof of the high efficiency of every Elgin Watch. \Write us for booklet. ELGIN NATIONAL WATCH CO. Elgin, Ill. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."