National Geographic : 1922 Jun
' Seattle Gateway to the Orient S VER the "Short Northern Route" S E from Seattle, palatial U. S. Govern ment ships have set a new speed record between the Orient and the United States. If you are going to the great countries of the Far East, if you have harkened to the call of its beauty and mystery, insure the unblemished realization of your hopes and plans by traveling in one of the new gigan tic and luxurious U. S. Government ships. For As you steam out of the calm waters of Puget Sound-if this will be your first ocean voyage or your twenty-first-you go with the assurance that nothing the most seasoned and fastidious traveler could information regarding accommodations, addre. Admiral 142 S. Clark Street L Chicago, Ill. S Write for Booklet Lin . C. Smith Bldg eattle, Irash T/e T/ie 17 State Street New York City Your Government wishes the name of every prospective traveler. Ifyou are considering an ocean voyage anywhere, send the information blank now-no matter whenyou intend to go. You will receive without cost the Government's book let of authentic, travel information; description ofthe U. S. Government ships, and literature telling of things to see in foreign lands. You will be under no obligation. U. S. SHIPPING desire will be lacking on your journey. The ships are 21,ooo ton oil-burning vessels. They are exquisitely appointed in faultless taste. The staterooms are unusually spacious and equipped with hot and cold running water, electric fans, bed reading lamps. All are on the outside. and most have private baths. The glass enclosed promenades, library, grand salon for dancing provide diversion for every hour of the day and night. Send the information blank now and get the Government's descriptive literature. You owe it to yourself to know the ad vantages you may enjoy when traveling on your ships to the Orient. $s e INFORMATION BLANK The U. S. Shipping Board . Information Office Washington. D. C. A 155A Please send without obligation the U. S. Gov ernment Booklet giving travel facts. I am con sidering a trip to The Orient D to Europe C to South America [U. I would travel 1st class D 2d D 3d Q. Going alone D with family D with others D. I have definitely decided to go C I am merely considering the possibility of a trip C. If I go date will be about My Name _ ly Business or Profession ... My Address is _____ ___ Town State ' -- y -- BOARD Information Office 155A Washington, D. C. Information Office 155A Washington, D. C.