National Geographic : 1926 Nov
When the Gift Must Be Unusual, Give ,0M a Ycos Stormoguide TTave you someone for whom it is difficult to buy a Christmas present? Do you try year after year to find an unusual gift for him, one that you know will be welcome as much for its novelty as for its usefulness? Then your problem is solved for this year at least. Give him a Tycos Stormoguide. The Stormoguide is a simplified barometer. It indicates changes in the weather twelve to twenty four hours in advance. Clear, concise weather state ments appear on the dial. It is as easy to read as a clock. This instrument is an excellent scientific instru ment. It is adjustable for altitude and compensated for temperature changes. It gives the atmospheric pressure in inches of mercury and may be read to the hundredth part of an inch. This model Stormo guide has an antique bronze case and a silvered metal dial. The Tycos Stormoguide satisfies any man's long ing for a first-class barometer and a reliable indi cator of changing weather. We repeat, give him a Tycos Stormoguide for Christmas. Stormoguides may he purchased in nearly every optical or scientific goods store. If re miote from a delelr, we will fill the order upon receipt of price. Tycos Stormoguide No. 2556X, each.....$25.00 Taylor InstrumentCompanies ROCHESTER, N. Y.,U. S . A. CANADIAN PLANT MANUFACTURING DISTRIBUTORS TYCOS BUILDING IN GREAT BRITAIN TORONTO SHORT & MASON, LTD.. LONDON You Can Build a Home Around These Windows Not a fanciful statement, but an architectural fact! Steel casements, handsome in their slim outlines and rugged strength, provideapicturesqueexterior wholly in accord with a charming, comfortable interior. From the outside their graceful leaded panes suggest the hospitable atmosphere within. Inside they admit more light and air and add tone to all interior furnishings. Crittall Standardized Casements are both beautiful and practical. They are g a r aa I eed weatherproof, whether they open in or out. And their cost is only slightly in excess of commonplace wood windows. Our catalog, free on request, shows how easily these Casements may be screened. washed and draped. CRITTALL CASEMIENT WINDOW CO. 10937 HEARN AVENUE DETROIT, MICH. (^tandw'jdt CaeentA/ "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."