National Geographic : 1940 Dec
... bake out your troubles... You've had a pretty steady diet of tension and pressure this past year. NOW is the time to give your self a breathing spell-a winter vaca tion-that will send you back to face the future with snap and energy. It's a sound business investment. Most Important of all is to get clear away. We submit that South ern California's winter "Sun Fes tival" offers you a more complete change than any other American resort. Even the trip out here will give you a new perspective on your country, on events, on yourself. Yes, pack your bags and join in the fun. Bake out your worries un der a big winter sun that holds day time temperatures to a 68.2° aver age. See snow-capped mountains, famed desert oases. Spin out to the smart races at Santa Anita. Find the Missions, Mexico's Olvera Street, nearby Santa Catalina, industries of Los Angeles County: oil, citrus, airplane-making, movies. And when dusk settles down, watch the gay lights of this world entertainment capital twinkle on and hurry to join the magic after- dark life. Complete relaxation, this. Something nobody can ever take away from you. FASTER TRAVELI Today, even from New York, Southern Califor nia is just overnight by plane, 21/2 to 3 days bytrain,4 to 7 by auto orbus. Costs average 22.8%under those of 20 other leading U. S . resorts. Ac commodations for every taste and budget in Los Angeles, Glendale, Beverly Hills, Pasadena, Pomona, Hollywood, Santa Monica, Long Beach, and other cities of LosAnge les County and its neighbors. FREE: Automatic Trip Planner Your Southern California trip really plans itself through this new unique book, acclaimed by travel experts as America's most useful resort guide. What to see and do, how to get here and time required, weather, detailed cost schedules, photographs, maps. Crammed with impartial facts available only through this non-profit community organization. Get your free copy by return mail. When you arrive, visit our fa mous Free Visitors' Bureau in downtown LosAngeles (505 W. 6th Street). Information, literature, 26 services-all free. All-Year Club of Southern California Come to Californiafor a gloriousvacation. Advise anyone not to come seeking employ ment, lest he be disappointed;but for tourists, the attractions are unlimited. FREE-MAIL COUPON TODAY All-Year Club of Southern California, Sec. D-12, 629 So. Hill St., Los Angeles, Calif. Send me free book with complete details (including costs) of a Southern California vacation. Also send free routing by O auto, 0 rail, 0 plane, O bus, 0 steamship. Also send free booklets about counties checked: O Los Angeles, D Orange, 0 Riverside, o Santa Barbara, 0 San Diego, 0 Ven tura, 1Mission Trails, Kern, D San Bernardino. Name Street City State_ (Pleaseprint name and address) ........................................ Copr. 1940 by All-Year Club of So. Calif.