National Geographic : 1928 May
Saving Labor on Thousands of Fine Lawns T HE Ideal "Twenty" shown above is a small power mower for lawns of moderate area. It is the sturdiest small, low-priced mower ever built. It does fast, clean work and makes a pleasant task out of what would be a hard job with hand mowers. A reliable mower built for years of service. Four Sizes for All Requirements For over 12 years Ideal Power Mow ers have been caring for thousands of America's finest lawns. Today these de pendable labor-savers are built in four sizes in varying capacities to meet the exact requirements on lawns of every size and character. The complete line includes wheel type mowers in 20" and 25" sizes, and roller type mowers in 22" and 30" sizes. Wheel type mowers are recommended for smaller areas, for lawns having steep inclines, and for close work around trees, shrubbery, walks, drives, etc. Roller type mowers are recommended for large open areas. Frequent Rolling Valuable On most lawns frequent light rolling is valu able and helps to grow a healthy, smooth and more luxurious turf. This is particularly true of newly constructed lawns and in the care of all fine lawns in the early spring. The Ideal catalog will give you complete in formation, specifications, and recommendations for lawns of various sizes and character. Copy of this new catalog gladly mailed upon request. Ideal Power Lawn Mower Co. 422 Kalamazoo St., Lansing, Mich. 237 Lafayette St. 161 Vster St. New York, N.Y. Ferndale (Detroit), Mich. 413 W. Chicago Ave. Chicago, III. EIDEAl POWER. MO WER.S A LUXURY everyone can afford THE art of living well advances, thanks to the efficiency of modern women. They do not sacrifice the pleas ant results of the old-fashioned way of living, yet to have time for other things, they manage to achieve these results more easily. For them, the greatest modem im provement in the coffee industry .. . G. Washington's Coffee, delicious, full flavored, blended coffee with a new con venience, a new economy ... A small tin holds as much G. Washington's Coffee as a can of ordinary coffee ten times the size, because it is already pre pared and ready to serve . . . A tea spoonful in a cup of hot water, and your coffee is ready. Send for FREE trial package G. Washington Coffee Refining Co. 45 Hanover St. Morris Plains, N.J. c "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."