National Geographic : 1947 May
Clock and Dagger Mystery (Solving time: 2minutes) It doesn't take long to track down the culprit! The desk is littered with clues. Letters, memos. Pages of shorthand that represent hours of dic tation-that mean more hours of decoding. Person-to-person dictation is to blame, as us ual. An outdated method that keeps two people Dictaphone* to the rescue! The Dictaphone method lets a man relax. Alone, at ease, he can talk all of his business-each fleeting thought-into the handy microphone. And it frees his secretary, too. Enables her to get her other work done while the mike "takes" her dictation for her. Your Dictaphone dictating machine doubles your working ability. And it practically turns the lights off at 5 p.m. Yes, you can solve many of your office prob lems in 2 minutes flat. In the time it takes to phone your Dictaphone representative for a DICTAPHONE E busy doing what should be a one-man operation. It slows down office routine -making for long hours and short tempers. What this office needs-what many offices need today-is modern, speedy Electronic Dic tation ! demonstration-or to write Dictaphone Corpo ration (Dept. B -5, 420 Lexington Ave., New York 17, N. Y .) for descriptive literature. Ndcdm aw *The word DICTAPHONE is the registeredtrade-mark of DictaphoneCorporation, makers of Electronic and Acoustic dictating machines and other sound-recording and reproducingequipment bearingsaid trade-mark.