National Geographic : 1943 Oct
IN THE WAR OF NERVES, the ether waves play a big part. Friend and enemy fill the air with news and propaganda 24 hours a day. Often the broadcasts are intended for home consumption only, and may reveal strategic inner weaknesses of our foes. Sometimes a furtive signal flashes from a hunted "underground" station in an Axis-dominated land. It is important that our government be kept thoroughly informed regarding all this attack and counter-attack in the air. Yet to listen to and transcribe all the millions of spoken words would require a large corps of expert linguists on the spot all the time. Right there is where Dictaphone comes in. For Dictaphone can record any lan guage, and remain on duty 24 hours a day! '"ut V 44441"' If you should go into one of the listening posts gering volumes of work been proved so well. where foreign broadcasts are being recorded, Meanwhile, in the Dictaphone Research Lah you would appreciate the need for intense con- oratories, other marvels of electrical voice 4 centration and accuracy. And you would see a recording are being readied for use by the armed battery of Dictaphone recording machines forces now . . . and by all business when our catching every word for future reference and enemies have been crushed and we face forward use. Such recordings may be transcribed at the to a new day. convenience of the translator - as fast or as Dictaphone Corporation, 420 Lexington Ave slowly as he desires, nue, New York City. Other Dictaphone equipment is now giving invaluable service in war plants and Gov ernment offices - helping to keep mental D I C TAPHONE production flowing, saving time for key men and secretaries. Never has the ability ACOUSTICORD DICTATING EQUIPMENT of the Dictaphone method to handle stag- ELECTRICORD RECORDING EQUIPMENT The word DICTAPHONE is the Registered Trade-Mark of Dictaphone Corporation, Makers of Dictating Machines and Accessories to which said Trade-Mark is Applied. 44 t* cc *. 4..... s s . 4ir I Ifyuhul o no oneo h itnigpss eigvlums fwokbenprvdowel The word DICTAPHONE is the Registered Trade-Mark of Dietaphone Corporation, Makero of Dictating Machines and Acceooories to which said Trade-Mark is Applied.