National Geographic : 1929 Dec
CORONA for CHRISTMAS The best fun in the world is winning with brains YOU know, quite a lot of people make good with just brains. Successful creative work and high scholastic standing are just as excit ing and gratifying as winning in other sports. In the end it gets down to a competition in brains and nothing else. Brain muscles keep on winning after body muscles have softened. The point is that in brain sports, Corona is as useful as matched golf clubs or a well-strung racket are in other sports. Of course, in college, you can hardly make the grade without a typewriter. Typewritten work invariably gets higher marks. Written work often gets no marks at all simply because no one can read it. In any form of literary com petition, Corona is as necessary as running shoes to a runner or sharp skates to a skater. As a matter of fact, every member of the family needs Corona. Mother's club work, for example-papers to be read, resolutions, committee re ports, publicity work; also the con- duct of household affairs. Many times a year it would be a help to Dad when he has night work to do - speeches, articles for technical papers, an occasional important letter. It's up to you to let the family know that your big Christmas need this year is a Corona. Families are often hazyaboutpresents without a little guidance. It might work just to mail this advertisement Christmas g to one of your par- regular c ents. A subtle hint like that is sometimes as effective as coming right out and asking. The whole family will thank you for getting Corona into the home. Corona is a great machine. You'll CORONA err tc irry know that the instant you get your fingers on it. Smooth running as a new automobile, durable as a good reputation, easy to learn, and so sturdily simple that it will never go wrong. There are two Corona models: Corona with stand ard keyboard at $60, and Corona Special with three row keyboard at $39.50. Attractive carrying case comes S with either model. he attractive arton and the Both are finished in ying case. many different col ors. Sold by all typewriter dealers and in stationery stores, department stores and spe cialty gift shops. Dealers will be glad to send one on trial and arrange for gradual payment. An allowance will be made on your old type writer. L C Smith & Corona Type writers Inc, 51 Madison Avenue, New York City.