National Geographic : 1917 Jul
Comparing Prices of Standard Bonds The attention of investors is called to a comparison of prices and yields of a list of standard bonds in January and August of the current year. A review of the market his tory of these issues shows that present prices are unusually low and yields correspond ingly attractive. This comparison sent upon request for Circular AN-61 The National City Company National City Bank Building New York 1 -l11milllllmii1 11ESTABLISHED 1865 sIiII|||lll lll||||| im 6% First Mortgage Bonds Secured by a Most Important Natural Resource-Coal Value of security nearly three times total loan. Net earnings, substantially above require ments, assured by long-time lease and S contracts. S Ownership possessed by one of the largest Sand best-known consumers in the Middle West. 3 0 Production directly in charge of old-estab lished, experienced coal operators. Ample sinking fund provision. Denominations of $500 and $1,000, to net 6%. Send for circular No. 988 D. Peabody IHou hteling & o. (Established 1865) 10 South La Salle Street, Chicago (A419) Illl l iIIIIII ESIII III TABLUSn ED 1865l1 1mlll llllll1 I. Acid Tests of Investments in War W Ehave just published a litttle booklet with the above title, which out lines the precautions that should be taken to ensure safety of in vested funds at this time. X7RITE today for this booklet, and Literature describing the sound first mortgage serial bonds we offer, to net 512 and 6%-a safe and attractive invest ment, under war-time conditions. Ask for Booklet No. G-708 SWSTRAUS & CO. Founded 1882 Incorporated 1905 NEW YORK CHICAGO 150 Broadway Straus Building Branch Offices: Detroit Minneapolis Cincinnati Boston San Francisco Kansas City Philadelphia Dayton Rochester 35 years without loss to any investor Your Camera Will Take Good Color Pictures If you can take good black and white photographs, you can make good color pictures. Equip your present camera with Hiblock plates and reproduce Nature's colors. No extra equipment nec essary. The new HIBLOCK is a plate that requires only one exposure, like any ordinary plate. Process easily understood. Any number of "prints" from a single Hiblock. All the colorful beauty of animate and inanimate nature. Good results with flash or natural light, outdoors or in. We supply all necessary materials to be used in cameras of all sizes, including the roll film type. Write for the free leaflet explaining color photography for your camera. HESS-IVES CORPORATION 1201 Race Street Philadelphia, Pa. DEALERS! If you are not already handling Hiblock plates, write for our dealer offer today. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."