National Geographic : 1949 Apr
BRITISH ISLES USE THE COMPLETE SERVICES OF BRITISH RAILWAYS sTAY LON" OER SEE MORE' 2 O REDUCTION 2 O IN TOUR FARES By planning ahead the many places throughout Britain you wish to visit, you can effect a considerable saving by the individual tour fares granted by British Railways to visitors from overseas. Write for YOUR free copies: "WHAT, NO ICE?" is our new-and different-travel booklet, written just for the prospective American visi tor to Britain. "THE BRITISH ISLES" is a full-color map folder showing pictorially the many scenic and his toric shrines you are waiting to see. Write for both, addressing Dept. 25 at any of the offices shown below. British Railways-official agents for air tickets on Brit ish European Airways Corporation routes in the British Isles. For tickets, reservations and authoritative travel information on the British Isles CONSULT YOUR TRAVEL AGENT or any British Railways Office: NEW YORK 20, N. Y.. 9 Rockefeller Plaza CHICAGO 3, ILL., 39 So. LaSalle Street LOS ANGELES 14, CAL., 510 W. 6th Street TORONTO, ONT., 69 Yonge Street BT RAI LWAYS HIT THE TRAIL for the SRBLACK HILLS S ... your favorite sport awaits you! , Get a lew zest for oult,)r living illthe rg"'td p lths (iI htiocl iack. Illnlt nt( flishill he will surroundings of forests iandhlildeni l:kes. Ski -- golf s\wini hike . . . enjoy your 'i fa til sportin llthe /Ill-.caso ,,|li round o' tlIhel hu'k Hills. The Blanlds otfr excellent oiqporti- H nlities for exploration :and geological study. Come to theIllactk Ilills w he re olositlitylas its hone! Send for free, colorful booklet on South D)akota! F 11 Of Lasting Beauty Made of selected, thoroughly seasoned walnut, in natural or mahogany finish. Popular size for home or office. 3 ad justable shelves. Holds 75 to 100 books. 42" high, 24" wide, 10%" deep. Harmo nizes with other furnishings. Beautiful craftsmanship. See your local dealer or write Globe-Wernicke Co., Norwood, Cincinnati 12, Ohio. S *,I I~JI :..rI THE BRITISH WAY 132-Page 48 Pages Booklet-lO-Color Map of Paintings in Full Color THE CHRONICLE of Britain's contributions to society, as featured in this NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, is available as a separate reprint. This booklet with its full-color reproductions of British historical paintings and map of the British Isles-will be long prized in home, school, and library for its permanent interest and reference value. Gray paper covers, 7 x 10 inches. 75 in U. S. & Poss.; elsewhere, 850 in U. S. funds. Postpaid. OBTAINABLE ONLY FROM NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, Dept. E-G,Washington 6,D.C . "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."