National Geographic : 1938 May
THE CHARm OF THE Great Lakes AWAITS YOU Too OFTEN we forget the largest lakes in the world lie along the northern border of these United States. And that they offer wonderful vacation opportunities. Plan a different vacation this year. Sail on the D & C Lines ... the finest ships on the Great Lakes. There are many charming, historic spots to visit. Big D & C liners - the largest on inland waters contain every comfort and convenience that the ex perienced traveler might desire. They are as fully equipped as ocean liners. * If you're planning a trip between the East and West - put your car on a D & C liner. Sail across the Lakes and relieve yourself of the strain of driving. Rates for passenger cars are low. You'll enjoy every moment of your trip on the Great Lakes. See your local travel agent. * D 6 C liners sail between Detroit and Cleve land, Detroit and Buffalo (Niagara Falls). Also to Chicago, Mackinac Island and St. Ignace. Passenger Department N5 D & C NAVIGATION COMPANY, Detroit, Michigan Please send me illustrated folder, containing fares and schedules. Name Address DETROIT & CLEUELAHD AVuIGATIOn compnnv DETROIT, MICHIGAN What are the places you'd SENGLAND, SCOTLAND IRELAND and WALES? First, mighty London, the center of all. Shakespeare's Stratford-on-Avon, George Washington's ancestral manor in Northampton. William Penn's family home at Stoke Poges, Canterbury, Rochester, York, Durham, Dartmouth, Birmingham, Dover, Plymouth, Portland, Bangor, Boston-names that echo in American ears. Cornwall, Nottingham of Robin Hood. Caernarvon Castle and the Marches of Wales. Scotland-Edinburgh, Holyrood-Stirling Castle, Sir Walter Scott's Abbotsford and Melrose. Rob Roy's Loch Lomond. Bobby Burns' Ayrshire. Busy Glasgow and its Empire Exhibition. St. Andrews and Glen eagles, sacred mecca for golfers. Ireland - Emerald Gem, Dublin, Belfast - where the old and new mingle amazingly. Armagh, Erin's "Eternal City". Blarney Castle. Killarney. St. Pat rick's sacred haunts. Read these names and add scores of your own-all reached easily and economically by rail. Begin to plan your trip now. Write Dept. 407 for beautifully pic tured, vividly written booklets that will route you from everywhere to everywhere in the British Isles and beyond - to the continent by such famous ports as Dover, Folkestone and Harwich. C. M. TURNER, General Traffic Manager, 9 Rockefeller Plaza (16 West 4 9 th St.), New York. L. T . Jones, Middle West Representative, 333 North Michigan Avenue, Chi cago, Ill. J. D. Cameron, Pacific Coast Representative, 412 W. Sixth St., Los Angeles, Cal., or your own Tourist Agent.