National Geographic : 1922 Jan
West Indies Cruises To the Brilliant and Sunny Playground of the Western World, On Board the Splendid White Star Liner MEGANTIC The West Indies, Panama Canal and South America: Shake off your winter coat, shake off your winter mind and go down into these lands where sunshine, blue seas and tropic flowers call to the traveler. Nowadays, the West Indies lure by their picturesque and charming atmosphere, their quaint customs, their radiant beauty. The Panama Canal, Mecca of all good Americans, one of the most interesting places to visit on the face of the globe. South America, vitally interesting, foreign, beautiful, seen on these trips through carefully planned visits to La Guayra, port of Caracas, and to the ancient mountain capital of golden Venezuela. Go to these geographically near but romantically distant lands on board the White Star Liner Me gantic. As on a private yacht, these cruises are conducted with the utmost luxury, perfection of detail in service, beautiful and restful trips ashore, and with every health-giving advantage. The Itine rary: From New York to Cuba, Jamaica, Panama, Venezuela, Trinidad, Barbados, Martinique, St. Thomas, Porto Rico, Nassau, and Bermuda. Dura tion of cruise approximately 28 days. No passports required. Rates, $300 and upwards. First Cruise, January 17. Second Cruise, February 18. Third Cruise, March 20. White Star service, known the world over as the utmost in ocean comfort. Beautiful color booklet sent on request \.WHITE STAR LINE T AM CAnM LINE W i RED SMAR LINE INTaNrATroIAL MERCANTtL MARINE COMPANY 9 Broadway, New York City NATONAL-FIRE-PRCDIFING *COMPANY 1327 FULTONBUILDING,PITTSBURGH.PA. VraltoKendenceat Kew gardenss, L. I.. Sletand sBryjon.,rchiteti, i Distance Meter makes camera focus certain N OTHING is more difficult than estimating distance by guess work-nothing more disappointing than a good picture guessed wrong. Out-of-focus pictures are no longer possible ifyou use this prism range finder for focusing. Every focusing scale camera needs a Foto Distance Meter-the first and only true , optical instrumentwith prisms at this price. / Test your scale, use this Meter, and CO, focusing trouble is forever over. An ideal gift. Booklet on request. ,/ HERBERT & HUESGEN CO. 18 East 42nd Street / / New York At betterdealers / everywhere r,' BUILD for the years to come, by mak ing sure, before you build, that the material that goes into your new home will give you the greatest possible returns in comfort and satisfaction. NATCO HOLLOW TILE will afford you the utmost in building comfort. Our free book "Natco Homes" contains photographs and plans of many economical and successful Natco homes and is just the thing for home planners. Write for your copy today.