National Geographic : 1914 May
Quality How Joe Jefferson kept Is himself from Going Stale Economy on Rip Van Winkle After repeating the familiar words and actions thousands of times, how could he come to each new performance with zest and thrill? He was asked to explain it; and this is what he said: "I realize at each performance that I face a number of people who never saw Rip before, but who have heard a great deal about him; and I play to them; and I must do my very best to satisfy their anticipations." Likewise, in making every new batch of varnish, we realize that a number of people, who have heard a great deal about the Quality of Murphy Varnish, will make their first trial of our goods with this batch-and they must be satisfied. The Varnish Murphy Varnish Company NEWARK, That Lasts FRANKLIN MURPHY, President N L CHICAGO, Longest Associated with Dougall Varnish Company, Limited, ILLS. Montreal, Canada "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."