National Geographic : 1925 Oct
HowDoesYour English Impress thers? \ou are sized up every day by what you say and write. The words you use, how you use them, your spelling, grammar, pronunciation - thesegive others the measure of your education. People quite naturally think you are lacking in culture if you say "be tween you and I" instead of "be tween you and me;" if you use "who" for "whom" and "shall" for "will;" if you say "hosPITable," SHERWIN CODY when you should say "HOSpitable," or if you make similar common blun ders. Fairly or unfairly, you are mercilessly judged by the character of the English you use. Sherwin Cody's New Invention For the first time in the history of education there is a way to improve your English quickly and surely. Sherwin Cody, perhaps the best-known teacher of practical English, has patented a remarkable device, which will quickly find and correct the mistakes you unconsciously make. Already over 4 t,ooo individuals in every walk of life have made use of this invention-business men, teachers, physicians, lawyers, ministers, editors-in fact, men and women in every profession, in every trade, and of every age. This method is so remarkably successful, because it con centrates, not on useless rules, but on the formation of correct habits. 'There is no hard study. Only fifteen minutes a day is required, over a short period, and the instruction is guaranteed to improve your English to your satisfaction, or it costs you nothing. FREE "How to Speak and Write Masterly English" Mr. Cody has prepared a simple 15-minute test which you can take in your own home. The correct answers are given so you can tell at once just where you stand. Write today for this test--it is free. We will also gladly mail you Mr. Cody's new free book, "How to Speak and Write Masterly English." Merely mail the coupon or a postal card. You can never achieve your greatest possi bilities until you do master English. Write today. SHERWIN CODY SCHOOL OF ENGLISH 3810 Searle Building Rochester, N. Y . Sherwin Cody School of English, 3810 Searle Bldg., Rochester, N. Y .: Please send me your new free book, "How to Speak and Write Masterly English," and also the 15-minute Test. N t'tc ................................................ Adldre ss ................................. . .. ........ City ................... ............. State.......... GERMAN ARMY OFFICERS' FIELD GLASSES 8 Power $9.85 Postpaid Genuine German War Glasses purchased at exceptionally advantageous rates of exchange. Manufactured by most prominent of German optical fac tories. Many were received direct from the Allied Repara tions Commission. Conservative $20.00 value. Finest achromatic day and night lenses. 40m. m. objective. Dust and moisture proof. Pupillary adjustment. Built for service regardless of cost according to strictest military stand ards. All glasses guaranteed in perfect condition. We have sold 60,000 pairs of this model to date. Shipped promptly upon receipt of check or money order for $9.85, under positive guarantee of full cash refund for any glasses returned. Order your field glasses today HENDERSON BROTHERS Largest importers of field glasses in America 97 Federal Street Boston, Mass HARRISON MEMORIALS Before deciding on a me moial permit us to offer suggestions. Our experi ence helps us to appreciate individual needs. Write for Booklet "C" Harrison Granite Company, Inc. Established 1845 4 East 43rd Street, at Fifth Avenue Nel York, N. Y. OFFICES: Detroit, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis Works: Barre, Vermont LA FRANCE CHEZ VOUS! Her Chateaux, Her Cathedrals, Her GreatMen,Her Social Life, Her Arts, Her Literature, and Her Gay Paris You will find all that in the Moniteur Franco-Amerlcaln An American Monthly Magazine Published in French for Americans. Handsomely Illustrated. Nothing Like It in America Subscription $2.00 per year r-- ------- Moniteur Nat'l Geog. 10-25 Franco-Americain, Inc. S599Fifth Ave., Dept. N. G. New York City. Please enter my subscription for ...... . year. .......... for which I enclose $....... N am e ..................... i Address ...................