National Geographic : 1920 Nov
' When the South Calls Be it Florida, The West Indies, The Mediterranean or Cali fornia, you will require some form of protection for your travel funds. Thirty years ago the American Express Company originated Travelers Cheques. Today thousands of Banks and Express Offices sell American Express Travelers Cheques each year to hundreds of thousands of travelers. The value of a Travelers Cheque lies in its safety and in its "spendability." American Express Travelers Cheques not only insure your travel funds against loss or theft but thirty years of international use has made them acceptable in all countries. With Travelers Cheques you can pay your hotel bill, purchase railway, steamship or Pullman tickets, pay your check in the dining car or for your seat in a sight-seeing auto mobile. Merchants the world over accept these Travelers Cheques in payment of merchandise and souvenirs. You require no introduction other than your signature when you present AMERICAN EXPRESS TRAVELERS CHEQUES Your personal check will not carry you very far from your home town for the simple reason that you are away from those who know you. American Express Travelers Cheques are known and establish your credit the world over. The Travel Department cf the American Express Company offers, at its main or seventy branch offices here and abroad, exceptional facil ities for the traveler, such as travel transportation, hotel reservations, sight-seeing trips and numerous tours and cruises to all parts of the world. Let this department help you in planning your next trip. Address Department NA. AMERICAN EXPRESS COMPANY 65 Broadway, New York . Offices or Correspondents Everywhere PKRSS Ol JI'l)D) 1)I '\EII.ERli . INC. W ASIN(TON. I). C.