National Geographic : 1959 Jan
on the smoothest, sunniest sea-lanes in the world Discover new places, new faces, new ships- Moore-McCormack's two new luxury liners, seagoing resorts to South America. THINK OF a fine resort hotel. Distribute its pleasures aboard a fast new ship with broad decks for sunshine, moonlight, stargazing. Add picture-window walls to frame blue tropic seas. Air condition the ship throughout. This is the new S. S. BRASIL; S. S. ARGENTINA. All staterooms are first class, spacious, decorated in attractive sun-and-sea colors. All are outside. You can adjust the air conditioning to your liking or open portholes to the fresh sea air. Mooremack food is famous. Deliciously inter national, spiced with Latin-American specialties. 27 days of sunshine-that's average on a month's Mooremack cruise! Days of smooth sailing in waters sailors call the gentlest, sunniest sea-lanes in the world. Before you know it, the sun and salt air unwind even the tautest nerves. You'll wake up rested, ready for a dip in one of the two outdoor pools, breakfast on deck, a brisk turn around the full circle of the Promenade Deck. Later, a pre-release film, a night club evening of dancing-or quiet conversation with new friends, prominent business men, diplomats, stimulating and rewarding company. Many know the ports of call well and can help you choose the shore trips, shops, restaurants you'll enjoy the most. What do you do ashore? Swim off a white beach in Barbados, spearfish in warm green waters, golf in all seven ports of call. Shop for semi-precious gems, superb nutria coats, elegant leather bags. CARNAVAL IN RIO February is summer and Carnaval time. The jun gle beat of samba pulses through the city. Spec tacular floats, hill folk in gay, gaudy dress, a never-ending parade throngs the streets. Everyone joins the fun. Brasilians say: During Carnaval, solitude is a sin! Choose the January 30th sailing of the s. s. BRASIL for a day and a half of gaiety in Rio. MS Only 5 business days to Rio-executives please note! Glorious days of relaxation en route that brace you for busy days ahead. Take the full 31-day cruise for the best vaca tion. Come back rested, feeling ten years younger. See your Travel Agent soon. 31-day cruise fares from $1,110 Thrift Season, $1,350 Regular Season-less than many a landlocked resort. Liberal credit terms let you pay out of income. NEW YORK * BARBADOS * TRINIDAD * BAHIA * RIO DE JANEIRO SANTOS (SAO PAULO) * MONTEVIDEO * BUENOS AIRES S. S. BRASIL Jan. 30, Mar. 6, Apr. 10, May 15. s. s. ARGENTINA Feb. 20, Mar. 27, May 1. MOORE-M CORMACK Five Broadway - New York 4, N. Y.