National Geographic : 1914 Feb
Caruso and Scotti listening to their Victor Record (89001) of the Forza del Destino Duet "Solenne in quest' ora" (Swearin This Hour). The instrument is the Victrola XIV, $150. Caruso and Scotti are only two of the world's greatest artists who make records exclusively for the Victor. Caruso and Scotti hearing themselves as others hear them just as you can hear them in your own home on the Victrola. And that means, hearing them absolutely as true to life as if these two famous artists came into your home to sing for you. The Victor Records of these two great voices-in solos, duets, trios, quartets, and the Lucia Sextet-actually bring to you their distinctive personality as well as their individual art. Hearing is believing. Any Victor dealer in any city in the world will gladly play for you the exquisite Forza del Destino Duet by Caruso and Scotti (Victor Record 89001) or any other music you wish to hear. Victrolas $15 to $200. Victors $10 to $100. Victor Talking Machine Co., Camden, N. J., U. S. A. Berliner Gramophone Co., Montreal, Canadian Distributors. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."