National Geographic : 1956 Sep
ONLYZENITH HASALLTHESEQUALITY FEATURES Earphone jack; phono jack; detachable Wavemagnet® antenna with rotating directional feature; 5-foot pop-up Waverod antenna for Short Wave; log chart compartment; Reelaway power cord; battery saver switch; Zenith qual ity speaker with Alnico-5 magnet. Peak Reception! To boost sensitivity aloft, the Yeagleys usually attached the famous Zenith Wavemagnet® an tenna to window. Great "Co-Pilot"! The TRANS-OCEANIC radio is the compan ion of flyers, diplo mats, newsmen, ex plorers and scientists the world aroundl FOR HOME DEFENSE: A Zenith battery operated portable is as necessary in your home as a flashlight in case of power failure or air raid! THE FAMOUS ZENITH TRANS-OCEANIC® PORTABLE RADIO proved on the sands of paradise ... powered to bring in the world! ZENITH SHORT WAVE RADIO once again proved its in credible power by keeping this flying couple in touch with the world during their recent Caribbean trip! Mr. and Mrs. Daun Yeagley of Minerva, Ohio, used their TRANS-OCEANIC radio for entertainment, weather reports and radio bearings from the U.S. and other countries. Reception was excellent both in their light plane and on remote islands, including the high point of their flight: historic Isle de Pinos, 35 miles S.E . of Cuba. You, too, can keep up with the world with this famous radio-the world's only 15-year proved Short Wave portable. It covers long-distance Standard broad casts, as well as international Short Wave bands; marine, weather and amateur Short Wave coverage bands; and ship-to-ship and ship-to-shore reception. It operates on planes, ships, trains, in steel buildings; and it is treated to resist humidity. AC/DC or battery oper ated. In rugged black Stag, $139.95*; luxurious top grain cowhide, $159.95*. THE QUALITY GOES IN Nf L BEFORE THE NAME GOES ON The Royalty of RADIO, TELEVISION and PHONOGRAPHS Backed by 37 years of leadership in radionics exclusively ALSO MAKERS OF FINE HEARING AIDS Zenith Radio Corporation, Chicago 39, Illinois *Manufacturer's suggested retail price, not including batteries. Slightly higher in Far West and South. Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.