National Geographic : 1952 May
A few bushels of corn would have been ready "cash" had you traveled in Norway a century ago. Corn was actually deposited in banks and was borrowed and loaned exactly like money. But today, whether you go to Norway or North Dakota, you'll find it convenient to carry First National Bank of Chicago Travelers Checks - ac ceptable wherever travelers go. The only identification required is your signature. Always carry First National Bank of Chicago Travelers Checks For more than forty years, First National Bank of Chicago Trav elers Checks have been recognized and accepted all over the world. They're as convenient as cash. Inquire at your bank for First National Bank of Chicago Trav elers Checks. Protect your travel cash -always carry them. Prompt refund if lost or stolen. FOR ALL BUSINESS OR VACATION TRAVEL MEMBER FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION Mention the National "Dad, this isthe best gift b I've ever had!" A TRIP TO WASHINGTON! Every patri otic boy and girl dreams of it-longs for the day when he can explore his nation's capital from end to end. And you can tell by the enthusiastic faces of those who come here that this marvelous city more than fulfills their expectations! Every hour of a Washington holiday is packed with pleasure-whether you're viewing the city from the top of the Washington Monument, or standing before an honored shrine. It's a city for those who revere the old, who admire the new, who feel in its pulsing excitement the promise of a glorious future. Be sure to visit Washington-this year. COME BY B&O, AND MAKE YOUR HOLIDAY COMPLETE! On the Baltimore & Ohio, you discover true comfort, enjoy delicious meals, and learn what courteous service really means. Washington will be a memorable experi ence-so will your ride on a Diesel Electric, air-conditioned B&O train on the scenic route to the Nation's Capital! 56 PAGE ILLUSTRATED GUIDETO WASHINGTON r----------- ---- -1 J. F. Whittington, Gen. Pass. Traf. Mgr. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad NG Baltimore 1, Md. Please send me, without charge, the "Pictorial Washington Travel Guide." N am e................................ Address.............................. City................ Zone.. State...... Paste on postal card, and mail now L------------------- --- I Bal imore The only line through Washin Geographic-It identifies you Ohio Railroad gton connecting theEast and the West GoW Places?