National Geographic : 1913 Aug
Waltham timepieces know no masters It is no mean distinction that at Waltham except the stars in their courses. is the largest and most famous watch No exterior authority-governmental or making plant in all the world. This repu otherwise-sets the "standard" for tation rests fundamentally upon the . . althamWatch as an Instrument of rare "Waltham. Waltham precision is the pre- tha watch as an nst entfe cision of Nature herself. and exceeding accuracy. The scientific resources and equipment of Waltham are In the astronomical observatory illus- unequalled. As the result, more Waltham trated above, the transit of the stars across Watches receive the class A certificate each the meridian at Waltham is observed twice month from the famous Kew Observatory each week right at the plant. The delicate in England than any other make of watch mechanism in the Standard Time Room in the world. is thus regularly checked and the standard Should you desire any information about for the whole works established by direct Waltham Watches, Automobile Time reference to the sources of time. pieces, or Chronometers, kindly write to No doubtthis accounts, in some measure, the Waltham Watch Company, Waltham, for the expression one so often hears: Mass. We will gladly give your con "Waltham time is standard time." munication complete attention. ^A& refere eto tk l Noduthsacuti sm esrteWlhm ac opnWlhm "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."