National Geographic : 1942 Jun
AMERICA MARCHES FORWARD ON TIME! "SHOOTING THE SUN"-to find the ship's position! The seamen hold comparing watches and write down the moment the officers cry "Mark " The watches are timed to the second by the bridge chronometer, both part of Hamilton's contribution to the effectiveness of America's fight ing ships! SPEEDI It's the message of the production line. Step it up here -by timing an operation by the Hamilton on your wrist! Step it up there by time-tabling an other. Hurry! Hurry! Hurry! All over America, as men and women swing into wartime, they rely more than ever on their Hamiltons. HAMILTON'S major effort is going into the war program. But some Hamiltons are still available. ".... Hamilton's experience in build ing watches for railroad men and precision instruments for the Government insures the greatest possible accuracyinevery size and grade. All have precious metal cases, except those for military use. 17 jewels or more. Priced $41.25 up (Federal Tax includ ed). Made in U.S .A . Hamilton Watch Company, 264 Columbia Avenue, Lancaster, Penna. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."