National Geographic : 1913 May
HAMBURG- AMERICAI Largest S.S. Co. OVER 4( in the world SHIP 1,306,81 TON Imperator Newest and largest steamship afloat. 50,000 Tons, 919 ft. long, 98 ft. beam of the Hamburg-American Line Now in Regular Transatlantic Service. In addition to the well-known features of modern ocean steamers, there is a great Ritz-Carlton a la carte Restaurant, Ball Room, Grill Room, Private Dining Rooms, Pompeiian Bath, a Swimming Pool, and a Gymnasium. Vacation Cruises Special Summer Rates-MAY 1st to OCTOBER 1st Jamaica and the PANAMA CANAL Cuba, Hayti, Colombia, Costa Rica, and Nicaragua Weekly Sailings by the New, Fast Twin-screw Steamships Carl Schurz and Emil L. Boas and the well known Prinz" steamers of our Atlas Service 11 to 18 days .... . . . . ... $75 25-DAY CRUISES ... ...... . . 115 JAMAICA} Round Trip . .... 75 PANAMA CANAL, Round Trip. . 110 Delightful Summer Cruises to the Land of the Midnight Sun by the large Cruising Steamers Victoria Luise, Furst Bismarck, and Meteor, leaving Ham burg during the months of June, July. and August, visiting Iceland, Spitzbergen, North Cape, Nor way, Scotland, Orkney, and Faroe Islands. Duration, 11 to 25 Days-Cost, $56.25 and up. Cruise Around the World and Through the Panama Canal By Twin-screw S. S. Cleveland, leaving New York January 27th, 1915. 135 days-$900 and up Register your engagements now. Good rooms will soon be taken. Writeforbeautifully illustratedbooks, stating cruise. Hamburg-American Line 41-45 BROADWAY, NEW YORK Boston, b Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Chicago, San Francisco, St. Louis. v^^ Conservative Investors are more concerned with stability in price, safety of principal, and prompt payment of income of invest ments than the chance of speculative profit, with its consequent greater chance of loss. MUNICIPAL BONDS are now, always have been, and always will be the ideal securities for conservative investors. Business conditions, political attacks, and foreign complica tions do not affect their intrinsic value. If YOU want investments of this character, please consider the following: Bonds of Larger Cities Yielding 4 % to 4.55% NewYorkCity........ 3% .... Grand Rapids, Michigan . . 4% ... Minneapolis, Minnesota . .. 4% .. Baltimore, Maryland . . .. 4% Houston, Texas ....... 4% .... .d .d .d .d .d Bonds of Smaller Communities Yielding 4.25% to 5 Mount Vernon, New York . 4%% . . . . d Barry County, Missouri . . . 5% ...... .d Webster Groves, Missouri . . 4%% . ...... d St. Clair Co., Ill., Sch. Dist. . 5% ...... .. d Bellingham, Washington . . 5% ....... d Austin,Texas........5%....... d Fairmont, West Virginia .. 5% .... d Fort Smith, Arkansas . . . . 5% .... . .d ue 1954 ue 1931 ue 1942 ue 1961 ue 1920-52 ue 1952 ue 1922 ue 1932 ue 1918-23 ue 1926 ue 1930-52 ue 1942 ue 1923 Bonds of Drainage and Road Districts Yielding 5% to 5 % Calhoun Co., Texas, Road . Chickasaw Co., Miss., Road . Cameron Co., Texas, Drainage Pemiscot Co., Mo., Drainage. Woodruff Co., Ark., Road . . Mississippi Co., Ark., Drainage 5%. 5%. 5%. 6%. 6%. 6%. . due 1952 . due 1925-37 . due 1929-38 Sdue 1930-32 . due 1923-33 Sdue 1927-32 The above issues are owned by this company and recommended as being safe, free from marked changes in price, and desirable in every way. Send for circulars and place your name on our mailing list. Address nearest office, Department D. WILLIAM R. COMPTON COMPANY New York Pine and William St. Louis Chicago 408 Olive St. 111 West Monroe St. Art Collections, Libraries, Fine Furniture SUCCESSFULLY DISPERSED BY Sales at Auction and Descriptive Catalogs We possess ExceptionalFacilitiesfortheirDispositzon Correspondence Solicited Equal Attention Given Small Consignments Merwin Sales Co. 16 East 40th Street NEW YORK CITY "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."