National Geographic : 1936 Oct
TWO AIDS TO PLEASURE IN PARIS: EIFFEL TOWER AND BATEAU-MOUCHE Not only do sight-seers ascend this colossal viewing stand, but time signals and radio concerts, heard the world around, are transmitted from the 47-year-old Eiffel Tower (page 509). In summer, boat trips on the Seine are highly popular. rnotograpns Dyiviaynaru uwen wimlams NAPOLEON'S TEMPLEOF GLORY HAS BECOME AFASHIONABLE CHURCH The Madeleine was begunin1806 as amemorial tothe soldiers ofthe Grand Army. After Waterloo turned glory tovainglory, itbecame the Church ofSt. Mary Magdalene. The massive pediment represents the Last Judgment.