National Geographic : 1915 Oct
Christmas is just around the corner Dear old dad! You sometimes wonder what makes him so quiet or why he is so touchy. Every now and then he is so jolly you wish he would be like that oftener. Do you ever stop to think of the burden dad carries, business affairs, family responsibilities-bills, bills, bills? Yet when things do let up on him a little he just gets natural and boyish again. Christmas is just around the corner. This year make it up to dad for some of the good times he's given you. What kind of a watch has your dad? Unless he . is well timed there is nothing under the sun that will please him more than a handsome, dependable, accurate watch. Buy him an Elgin-a Lord Elgin, the aristocrat of the watch world. You can't buy anything finer in beauty or durability. It will cost you $100 to $115. A lot of money ? That is why we are talking Christmas gifts now. Take time by the forelock; club your con tributions together and give dad something worthy of him and worthy of you. There is no watch accuracy greater or more famous than Elgin accuracy, whether it is the elegant Lord Elgin or the more modest Wheeler movement. Ask Your Elgineer LORD .EGIN Write for Elgin Booklet-"Time Taking-Time Keeping." Send stamped and addressed envelope for set of Elgin Poster Stamps. LORI) ELGIN (Extra Thin Model) $100 to $115 ELGIN WATCHES K E E P T / E 5to75f ELGIN NATIONAL WATCH COMPANY Elvin. Illinois. LA DY ELGIN Awide range of prices "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."