National Geographic : 1920 Oct
Lm m mUnmlllUol.lrU rn The World's Great Timber Supply From the great forests of the North and Northwest comes timber, which, converted into a diversity of forms, is used in all parts of the world. In this territory tributary to Chicago is one of the greatest of the world's timber supplies. Here every year are felled hundreds of thousands of towering trees to be transported by steam and river, lakes and railroads to the mills and factories of the manufacturing dis trict centering in Chicago, where they are made into building materials, vehicles, implements, furniture and endless other products. T HE Continental & Commercial Banks for many years have assisted this great industry with dependable financial service. Today they are co-operating actively for its further development. Te CONTINENTAL and COMMERCIAL BANKS CHICAGO Invested capital more than 50 Million Dollars Resources more than 500 Million Dollars "Mention The Geographic-It identifies you"