National Geographic : 1929 Sep
A boat on the Nile Directly before you isthe Sphinx-the Pyramids. Off in the distance is Cairo. Cairo - the magnificent; the mysterious. The thrilling, throb bing Orient. Cairo, the ancient-the unchanged civilization of a thousand years. Bournous-clad men. Veiled women. Carnival-like Bazaars. Hustle and bustle. Dark, narrow streets. Mosques, Minarets, Arabs, camels, donkeys, hawkers. A gasp, a laugh, a thrill every second. Faster than you can take it all in. That is Cairo. And Cairo is but one of the many dazzling Arabian Night's adventures on the Mediterranean Cruise Supreme from New York January 25th next The Homeric--one of the World's foremost ships-with 115 rooms connected with private bath - the largest steamer to the Mediterranean-takes you to all the right places at the right time-14,000 miles-65 days. Casablanca, Palma-Majorca, Barcelona, Valetta, Larnaka, Nicosia and Ajaccio are new ports added to an already wondrous itinerary. Two weeks in Egypt-the Holy Land; generous stay-over privileges. Return is via England on the Majestic, Olympic or Homeric. Thos. Cook E Son 585 Fifth Avenue, New York Philadelphia Boston Baltimore Washington Chicago St.Louis San Francisco Los Anseles Toronto Montreal Vancouver in co-operation with Wagons-Lits Co. Thoroughbreds.. . Whether he plays polo at Meadow brook, or rides his own stable at Belmont, whetherhehunts with the Radnor or the Quorn, such a man has taste and swift judgment.... His eye runs over a binocular as expertly as it runs over a colt... He treasures his Zeiss, because he knows a thoroughbred when he sees it... Ask your dealer to show you one, or write for Catalogue T-380 . Carl Zeiss Inc., 485 Fifth Ave., NewYork 728 South Hill Street, Los Angeles ZEISS BINOCULARS The First Principle of Investing .... Safety PROMINENT bankers in hundreds of communities are giving depositors in their banks the benefit of their well rounded knowledge of safe securities. They feel a very deep responsibility to ward the men and women whom they advise on investments. That is why they recommend, above everything else, safety as a first principle of investing. S. W. STRAUS & Co. have prepared an interest ing easy-to-understand booklet "How to Invest Money." Every person seriously concerned in safeguarding his future should own a copy of this booklet. It will be sent you without charge. Ask for Booklet 1-1008 S.W. STRAUS & CO. Investment Securities Incorporated STRAUS BUILDING STRAUS BUILDING 56S Fifth ,Avenue Michigan Ave. at 46th St. at actson Blvd. Naw YORK CHICAGO STRAUS BUILDING 79 Post Street, SAN FRANCISCO - ESTABLISHED IN 1882 - "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."