National Geographic : 1934 Dec
NEARLY I IN EVERY PEOPLE SAID: Vty (cI £lc1(w 7 a HAMILTON "TNQUIRING Reporters" asked more than 1000 J. people, "If you were to get a new watch, which make would you prefer?" Nearly one in every three answered, "A Hamilton." In this investigation, the reporters interviewed men and women picked at random in six large cities. Half a hundred or more makes of watches were named. Yet public demand for an accurate watch, and public faith in Hamilton accuracy, gave Hamilton 332 out of 1054 votes! Give an accurate watch-a Hamilton-this Christmas. Every Hamilton movement contains HOW 1054 PEOPLE VOTED WHEN ASKED.. "If you were to get a new watch, which make would you prefer?" WATCH VOTES PERCENT HAMILTON 332 31.5 WATCH "B" 245 23 WATCH "C" 169 15. WATCH "D" 73 7 WATCH "E" 56 5.5 WATCH "F" 51 5 MISC.* 49 4.5 WATCH "G" 31 3 WATCH"H" 20 2 WATCH" " 15 1.5 LOW PRICED 13 1 * "Miscellaneou" includes little-known watcheswhichreceivedbut a fewvoteseach. 17 or more fine jewels. Hamil ton accuracy is doubly pro tected by the Time-Microscope (Reg. U. S. Pat. Off.), a famous Hamilton invention, and one used exclusively in the timing of Hamilton Watches. See your jeweler's display of beautiful new Hamiltons in platinum, solid gold or gold filled cases. Ask particularly to see the many new models be tween $37.50 and $42.50. Write for a free copy of our Christ mas folder. Hamilton Watch Company, 882 Columbia Ave., Lancaster, Pennsylvania. An "Inquiring Reporter" in Chicago interviews a family in front of that city's famous Field Museum. He is asking, "If you were to get a new watch, which make would you prefer?" (The chronometer carried over his shoulder was used to check the ac curacy of watches encountered. In the accuracy survey too, Hamilton was victorious-winning the title of "Most Accurate Watch" by a wide margin.) f f f (Left to right) CABOLIE. 17 jewels. 14K filled gold, white or natural yellow. With filled gold chain (shown), $55. With silk cord, $52.50 . GAIL. 17 jewels. 10K filled gold, white or natural yellow. With filled gold bracelet (shown), $42.50 . With ribbon, $40. DRAKE. 17 jewels. 10K filled gold, white or natural yellow. With black figure dial (shown) or luminous dial, $37.50. With raised gold figure dial, $40. Other Hamilton Watches for both men and women are priced from $35.00 to $500.00.