National Geographic : 1924 Apr
Mountains, streams and forests greet you everywhere on Puget Sound Picturesque Seattle with majestic Rainier in background SEATTLE-Metropolis of the Pacific Northwest Annual Average Rainfall (in inches) U. S.Weather Bureau SEATTLE 1 33" CLEVELAND " 35" ST. LOUIS 37" KANSAS CITY - 37" PHILADELPHIA 41" BOSTON 43" NEW YORK - 44" Maximum temperature, 1923 June, 85; July, 88; August, 86 Average mean minimum Dec.,Jan., Feb., 36 above zero SEATTLE, Gateway to the Orient,charms because of its unrivaled picturesque setting. It captivates because it is the largest city of its age in America and outstanding example of progressive Americanism and western initiative. SEATTLE is scenically superb-nowhere in America is there an out-of-doors that compares with that of the Puget Sound evergreen country. It is the ideal vacation land with its glori ous mountains, waterfalls, sparkling rivers, beautiful lakes, expansive inland seas and green forests. Your ticket agent will tell you how to secure the low round trip ticket to Seattle beginning May I5-a choice of routes returning. Write today for free "Charmed Land" booklet, which describes and pictures America's healthiest city, tells about the mild, green winters and cool summers. Tells why fascinating Seattle is the centerofAmerica's Summer Playground. Write Chamber of Commerce, 900 Arctic Building, Seattle, Washington, for your copy. THESE ADVERTISEMENTS PAID FOR BY SEATTLE CITIZENS, WHO INVITE YOU TO SEE "THE CHARMED LAND."