National Geographic : 1913 Mar
Compare MAKING PROGRESS the Bonds Do not forget that the work of You Own today is the foundation of the prosperity of tomorrow, and that with the one we now offer, the best way to provide for your which has its principal, in future is to give undivided atten- w has ts p rince , tion to the task immediately at terest and market secured by hand, being careful at the same two sources, each of which time to save money and invest it ordinarily would be consid conservatively. Not only are our ered ample to secure any investment offerings of a conserv- sound mortgage bond. This ative and diversified character, y but we believe that our organiza- investment,whchyieldsbet tion, backed up by our forty years' ter than 5 %, is fully describ experience, is as efficient as can be ed in Circular H N, which we obtained by careful training and will send to those interested. diligent supervision. Write for Bond Circular No. 592 A "Conservative Investments" A. B. Leach & Co. Spencer Trask & Co. Investment Securities Investment Bankers 43 Exchange Place, New York 149 Broadway New York ALBANY-BOSTON-CHICAGO Chicago Philadelphia Buffalo Members of the New York Stock Exchange Boston London, Eng. Baltimore SAFEGUARD YOUR MONEY You deposit your money with a bank known to W ater Power Bonds you for solidity and conservatism. Do you use the same judgment in making permanent investments buying bonds? Netting 6% Commercial Banking is specialized work-requires Secured by First Mortgage upon a re experience and expert knowledge. Investment Banking is even more intricate-requires knowledge cently completed modern hydro-elec of values, laws, conditions; information gained by tric power plant now in successful many years' experience, operation in Michigan. The property represents an actual cash investment of The many millions of high-class bonds sold yearly twice the outstanding bonds. The by us to thousands of cautious investors is the Company supplies power to neighbor result of twenty-five years of aggressive business; a a a confidence in our judgment and ability to select ing towns and idustres as well as to good securities at proper values. A convertible one of the richest iron ore producing market is assured you through our large distributing districts in the United States. Present organization. long-time contracts provide net earn ings largely in excess of principal We own fifty different issues of bonds for your and interest requirements of this selection, including: bond issue. On the basis offered we Yielding Municipal Bonds of large cities . 4% per cent to 4.75 per cent consider these bonds an unusually de County Bonds . ........ . .. 4%" "4.75" sirable investment. District Bonds (School, Road, Drainage) .... 4.60 " "5.50" Ask for Circular No. 764 D First-Mortgage Railroad Bonds, 5 " " 5.40 Public Utility Bonds ...... 5 " "5.60" 1 Other well-secured First-Mort gage Bonds ......... . 5%" "6 Address nearest office, Department D. Ilou lfhtein I & Co. William R. Compton Company (Established) 105 So. La Salle St., Chicago . 1865 1 33 Wall Street 408 Olive Street 111 West Monroe Street New York St. Louis Chicago "Geographic readers may depend upon the character of our advertisers."