National Geographic : 1936 Jun
MONTREAL v+z ( --- Good Hotels and Inns Everywhere For maps and descrip tive literature, write your home travel agen cy, Automobile Club, Chamberof Commerce, or Provincial Tourist Bureau, Quebec City, Canada. R' VI GAY, grand old Montreal - Me tropolis of Canada! - city of con trasts; of spires, domes and crosses; of tolerance, liberty and cheer bids you welcome. "Bienvenue, M'sieu!" calls the driver of the quaint old horse drawn cab at the station. "Wel come, Sir!" says the taxi driver in crisp British accents. How it all smacks of the gallantry of the French regime; of the strug gles of two great nations. The very walls breathe romance. Why go to Europe with a city like this at your doorstep? Travel on, mon ami! See the beau tiful Eastern Townships; thriving Trois-Rivieres, where forests are pulped to paper; the glorious Laurentians, oldest mountains in the world; Quebec City itself, the Gibraltar of America; Laurentide National Park; Chicoutimi, Lac St. Jean ... on to Gaspe Peninsula, the Brittany of New France charming old world villages, old world customs, old world handi crafts. Bienvenue, M'sieu! ROADS DEPARTMENT QUEBEC - CANADA WHERE TO GO-WHAT TO SEE Montreal, Hull and the Gatineau Valley, the Laurentians, the St. Mau rice Valley, Quebec City, Laurentide National Park, Lac St. Jean and Chicoutimi, Eastern Townships, Gaspe and lower St. Lawrence, Abitibi and Temiscamingue.