National Geographic : 1916 Feb
A weak crotch-hidden decay a winter storm--RUIN! -and yet this tree seemed perfect How many of your trees, which lookperfectto you, cellent reinforcements you gave them." In our are in danger of destruction by the next winter files are hundreds of similarly enthusiastic letters. storm, because of weak crotches and hidden decay? The U. S . Government, after exhaustive investiga Onlythe trained eye of a real tree surgeon can tion, officially chose Daveyexpertsasbest. Davey determine. Only real tree surgery as practiced by Tree Surgery is mechanically perfect and scien Davey Tree Surgeons can remedy permanently the tifically accurate. Every year of neglect adds defects that make them easy victims of winter from 10%to 25%to the cost of savingtrees. Have storms. Wm.Kleinheintz, Supt. of the famous your trees examined now. Write today for free P. A . B . Widener Estate, Ogontz, Pa., writes: examination and booklet illustrating Davey Tree "In a most severe ice storm recently our trees Surgery. were only very slightly damaged, thanks to the ex SDavey Tree Surgeons THE DAVEY TREE EXPERT CO., 119 ELM ST., KENT, O. (Operating the Davey Institute of Tree Surgery) Accredited Representatives availablebetween Kansas City and Boston. RECOMMENDATION FOR MEMBERSHIP in the National Geographic Society The Membership Fee Includes Subscription to the National Geographic Magazine DUES: Annual membership in U. S., $2.00; annual membership abroad, $3.00; Canada, $2.50; life membership, $50. Please make remittances payable to National Geographic Society, and if at a distance remit by N. Y. draft, postal or express order. Please detach and fill in blank below and send to the Secretary 191 'Co the Secretary, National Geographic Society, Sixteenth and MStreets Northwest, Washington, D. C. : I nominate _ Address_ for membership in the Society. 2-16 (Write your address) "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."