National Geographic : 1949 Apr
how he looked on his first school day? Remember the set of his chin the way his eyes said good-by? Remember how he looked the day you took him to the circus .. and those evenings when you read "Treasure Island" to him? Remember his face when he saw his new bike under the Christmas tree.., and that air rifle you gave him on his twelfth birthday? Remember his eyes the time he hooked his first fish .. . and the morning you caught him shaving with your razor? Remember his expression the night he went out on his first date. .. and the day he left for college? It doesn't seem so long ago, does it? Yet it's hard to realize he's the same boy - your young giant in cap and gown. Make his Graduation an even bigger day. Mark it forever with America s traditional graduation gift: a fine Hamilton Watch. When he sees it, you'll never forget the look on his face! On graduation day, birthday, anniversaries or any other special occasion, the -.. *t U finest gift you can give your loved one is a Hamilton Watch-the product of American skills and engineering. Shown above: 1. CLARA-14K natural or white gold-filled case: $60.50; 2. D-4 -14K natural or white gold case set with 4 diamonds: $150 (other diamond-set watches available in platinum and gold); 3. LYNN -14K natural or white gold case: $71.50; 4. DYSON-14K natural gold-filled case: $60.50; 5. FORBES-14K natural gold-filled case and bracelet: $71.50; 6. GORDON-18K natural gold case: $210. At better jewelers everywhere. Priced from $52.25 to $5000. Prices inc. Fed. Tax. Prices subject to change without notice. Hamilton's experience making railroad watches assures greatest accuracy in every grade. Send for FREE folder and revealing booklet "What Makes a Fine Watch Fine?" Hamilton Watch Company, Dept. C-2, Lancaster, Penna.