National Geographic : 1923 Apr
o the Orient via Honolulu Investigate This Service Now SPLENDID, new U. S. Government ships operated by the Pacific Mail Steamship Company, now sail from San Francisco to the Orient, via Hawaii, Pa cific Mail's famous "Sunshine Belt to the Orient." A day's stop is made at Hono lulu. The Oriental ports of call are Yoko hama, Kobe, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Manila. Stopovers may be arranged in any of these ports. These ships are American built, oil-burning vessels, of 21,167 dis placement tons and 535 ft.in length. Their names are: President Taft . sailing April 19 President Cleveland sailing May 3 President Pierce sailing May 17 President Wilson sailing May 31 President Lincoln sailing June 14 If you feel the call of the Far East-if you dream of days in the Philippines-write to day for free booklet describing this service in detail. Let your Government help you with your plans. Send the blank today. INFORMATION BLANK To U. S. Shipping Board Information Div. P.M. 1554 Washington, D. C. Please send without obligation the U. S. Government Booklet giving information regarding U. S . Government ships. I am con sidering a trip to the Orient D, Europe I. South America D. My Name Address For sailings and accommodations address: Pacific Mail Steamship Co. 508 California St. 503 So. Spring St. 10 Hanover Sq. San Francisco, Cal. Los Angeles, Cal. NewYork City Managing Operators for U. S. SHIPPING BOARD Owners of the Vessels See the Land of Glacial Cirques Go out to Glacier National Park this summer-to the scenic land of glacial cirques. See the world-famous Lewis Overthrust Fault where Chief Mountain turned upside down. Glacier Park is a scientifically interesting vacation land. Ride horseback - motor - fish - walk camp in a scenic setting carved out by prehistoric glacial action. VISIT THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST Be sure to see this charmed vacation land. Through trains from Chicago and Kansas City via Burlington Route-Great Northern Railway to Glacier Park, Spokane, Seattle, Tacoma, and Portland. En route to Pacific Northwest, Alaska or California, visit Lake Chelan, and Rainier and Crater Lake National Parks, and run down to the wonderful bathing beaches. Low Railroad Rates This Summer For free booklets or information apply any ticket or tourist agent or Great Northern Railway offices 226 West Adams St. 516 Longacre Bldg. Chicago, Ill. New York City GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY A. J. DICKINSON, Passenger Traffic Manager St. Paul, Minn. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."