National Geographic : 1914 Mar
one o w icn produces anl se/n tsover $ Get or O EBUof goods per year. In oneSindustry alone New York Ssu RECENT report of the Census Bureau at Wash A ington classes New York as the "chief center of manufacture for the United States." In New York City there are 28 different lines of business each one of which produces and sells over $10,000,000 worth of goods per year. In one industry alone New York supplies half the total output of the United States. As a financial center New York is more than six times greater than any other city in the country. Twenty-six per cent of the banking power of the United States is centered in New York-and 10 per cent of the a_ oco banking power of the world. Some of the 200 These are stupendous facts and figures. They emphasize the vast and Bush Tenants American Chicle Co far reaching importance of New York as a focusing point for business American e5 & 1c Stores Ame.rican Litho. Co. -as a base from which YOU should operate if you want to develop Am. L'ndry. Mach. Co. Aory, Browne & Co. rmour Glue Work s import or export trade, or if you want more business in the East, with Beech-Nut Packing Co. Henry Bosch Company lower selling expense, reduced transportation costs, and quicker deliveries. Oliver M. Burton Co. Cohentury Cork Company You should have storage, assembling, shipping or manufacturing Cohen, GoIdmn & Co. Y s s p or Crex Carpet Company Deering Milliken & Co. quarters in New York Detmer Woolen Co. " Dunham Mfg. Company Eiseman Magneto Co. BECAUSE you would then command the most efficient and complete manufac Encyl'a. Britannica Co. turing and shipping facilities in the United States. Max Englander airhanKnsMorse Co. BECAUSE 27% of the buying population of the United States would be located Robert Graves Company within 100 miles of your door-a market of tremendous possibilities. Holepreof Hosiery Co. The Jones Speedome t er BECAUSE New York is the gateway through which one-half of the import and SLarkin Company' I export business of the United States passes. Libby McNel & Libby BECA USE in New York you would have a labor supply not to be found in any Republic Metaiware Co other American city. Roessler & Hasslacher Chemical Company R. & G. Corset Co. The untold economic and business building advantages back of all Rueckheim Brockstein this have been developed to a point of highest possible efficiency in Russia Cement Co. Sears-Cross Company John Simmono Company Swedish Iron & Steel C' p C. J .Tagliabue Mfg. Co. TaylorNry Baby BedCo. Tidewater P'r Mills Co. Troy Ldy. Mach'y Co. United Cigar Stores Co. A. Wshnon uatine Co. th greatest industrialcommunity in the world, located on Refining Co Wm.Wrigley, Jr. Co. New York Harbor, but a short ride from the city's center. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."