National Geographic : 1917 Sep
Non - Fluctuating 6% Bonds THOUSANDS of investors, who have seen their holdings of stand ard listed securities shrink in value as a result of the war, are turning today to non-fluctuating investments, such as first mortgage serial bonds, safeguarded under the Straus Plan. These bonds are always worth par and accrued interest, 100 cents on the dollar, in any and all conditions. They are safe, they yield 6% and they are issued in $1000 and $500 amounts. Write today for Circular No. 1.708 SMSTRAUS & CO. Founded 1882 Incorporated 1905 NEW YORK CHICAGO 150 Broadway Straus Building Branch Offices: Detroit Minneapolis Cincinnati San Francisco Kansas City Dayton Philadelphia 35 years without loss to any investor What Protective Buying Means To The Investor PROTECTIVE BUYING is the Scientific, efficient purchasing of de pendable investment securities by an established financial house before offering them to its clients. It is as essential to the success of a financial organization as honest production is to the success of a great manufacturing concern. Protective buying, in all its ramifications, has been pioneered bythe William R. Compton Company. Pur chasers of our securities appreciate its manifold ad vantages. Seven million dollars' worth of choice Municipal Bonds alwayson hand in $1,000, $500 and $100 amounts. Four to five and one-eighth per cent interest. All free from the Federal Income Tax. Complimentary copy of "The Premier Investment" booklet (edition N9) sent on request. W lliam R.mton Company Municipal Bonds "Over a Quarter Century in This Business" NEW YORK ST. LOUIS 14 Wall Street 408 Olive Street CHICAGO CINCINNATI 105 So. La Salle Street 102 Union Trust Bldg. PITTSBURGH: 721 Farmers Bank Building Theeconomic progressofthe South in thepast tenyears has been more rapidthan in any other section of the country "TheSeaboard" The lines of The Seaboard Air Line Rail road extend through the most thriving and progressive parts of the South. It is keep ing abreast of the growth of its territory. To show the progress of The Seaboard we have prepared a pamphlet dealing with Growth of Earning Power Maintenance of Property Financial History Management, etc. A copy ofthisbooklet, AN-63, willbe furnishd on request The National City Company National City Bank Building New York I.EI ESTABLISHED1865 04 Guaranteed First Mortgage Bonds Netting 7 % Denominations, $500 and $1,000, maturing in five years. Secured by real estate improved with new residences aid apartment buildings. Value of security over twice entire loan. SPayment of principal and interest Guaranteed by a widely known cor poration with large established earn ings. Strongly recommended by us. Send for Circular No. 997D Peabody, Hou ghteling &Co. (ESTABLISHED 1865) 10 South LaSalle Street,Chicago (A 516) I.l ESTABLISHED 1865 1 ''Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."