National Geographic : 1940 Jan
CRUISE TO THE WEST INDIES OF... Chart your cruise by the peace ful course.., to the island that . gives you the best of the West Indies, under our own flag! Choose from famous pleasure ships. The neutral liners Oslo fjord and Statendam offer five cruises between Jan. 20 and Mar. 8... and the list is grow ing fast. All this besides regu lar American-flag sailings from New York, Baltimore, New Orleans, Tampa, Lake Charles, Galveston, Houston . . . besides direct air service. You'll be more than dazzled by the beauty of Puerto Rico ... you'll be thrilled with pride. These beaches and towering mountains,these modern hotels and old-Spanish streets, these golf courses and tennis courts beside lush plantations ... are all part of our own country. Indeed, this is the first-settled part of it... the only part of the U. S . A . where Columbus set foot! Ask your travel agent. Or write to Government of Puerto Rico, Institute of Tour ism, 630 Fifth Ave., New York. SERVE V L. co -T HE ONLY U. S. COFFEE Pure Puerto Rican coffee is the world's only after-dinner liqueur coffee. Serve it black, asademi-tasse. You'll be helping a $90,000,000 customer of the mainland U.S.A. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."