National Geographic : 1936 Oct
"MEET ME HONOLULU NINE-THIRTY CLIPPER TOMORRdW" STEP INTO a giant Pan-American Clipper at San Francisco, cross the Pacific to Honolulu, twenty four hundred and ten miles away .. . with your arrival time scheduled as closely as the arrival of the Cen tury at Chicago! A modern miracle-a miracle made possible by accurate timing. Every propeller hums a song of time-so many "revolutions per minute." The pilot checks his posi tion by aticking second hand, radios his progress at timed intervals. Naturally, aviators have chosen Hamilton Watches just as have rail road men. In fact, wherever in to day's world accurate time is vital in transportation, science or busi ness-you will find a Hamilton. Every Hamilton is cased in the highest quality platinum, solid gold or gold filled, and every Hamilton contains 17 or more fine jewels. Hamilton accuracy doublyprotected by the Time-Microscope (Reg. U. S. Pat. Off.), an exclusive Hamilton * H~AMLO development. If you are wearing anything less than one of these new watches, see your jeweler-or write for illustrated folder. Hamilton Watch Company, 882 Columbia Avenue, Lancaster, Penna. Exclusive Hamilton Feature! All Hamil ton Watches are now equipped with Elinvar hairsprings. Thus is Hamilton accuracy safe guarded against magnetic currents, extreme temperature variations, and rusty hairsprings. (Exclusivelicensee underU.S.Elinvar patents.) (Top Three Watches) MURIEL. 17 jewels. 10k gold filled, white or natural yellow. With silk cord (shown), $40. With gold filled bracelet, priced $42.50 . SANDRA. 17 jewels. 14k solid gold, white or natural yellow. A recent model styled along smartly modern lines. The SANDRA is $55. WATSON. 17 jewels. 10k gold filled, natural yellow only. Applied gold numeral dial (shown), $40. With black enamel dial, $37.50 . Other Hamiltons, $37.50 to $1500 Curved to Fit the Wrist Hamilton offers a complete line of men's strap watches smartly curved to fit the wrist. Shown above in both front and side views is the BOONE. 17 jewels. 14k gold filled, natural yellow only. With two-tone gilt dial (shown), $50. With applied gold numeral dial, $52.50 . See your jeweler.