National Geographic : 1951 May
Whether it's : 1 rest, relaxa tion, hunting, - fishing or sports you want... whether your interests lie in sightseeing, or just having a good time "south of the border," in Old Mexico you'll find everything! Here you'll be only a stone's throw away from home, with superb trans portation facilities, modern hotels and restaurants. The weather is "a la carte," and your dollars go further, too. So come to Mexico NOW for the thrill of it and for the thrift of it. Direccion General de Turismo Ave. Juarez 89 Mexico, D. F., Mexico Please send me free illustrated booklet' describing Mexico's attractions. Name Address City State NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC'S NEW BOOK Everyday Life in Ancient Times Metropolitan Museum of Art Egypt's Queen Nefret-Tty Lives 3,300 Years in Stone 120 Color Paintings in 356-Page Book Reconstruct Four Great Civilizations THE PEOPLES OF ANCIENT MESOPOTAMIA, EGYPT, GREECE, AND ROME are brought to life in 120 pages of FULL-COLOR paintings by H. M. Herget in the National Geographic Society's forthcoming 3 56-page book, Evei:ydaly Life in ancientt Timer. This magnificent volume features articles by four noted archeologists: Dr. E. A. Speiser, Dr. William C. Hayes, Dr. Richard Stillwell, and Dr. Rhys Carpenter-as well as two introductory articles by the brilliant writer, Edith Hamilton. In addition, every painting is accompanied by a full page of descriptive text. Together they give vividly realistic impressions of life in the streets and fields, huts, and palaces of these storied lands. Five maps and 90 photographs also appear in this unique historical presentation-a valuable book for home, school, or library. Beautifully bound in blue cloth covers, 7 x 1014 inches. $5 in U. S . & Poss. Elsewhere, $5.25 in U. S. funds. Postpaid. Available in June Edition Will Be Limited-Order Now! N ational G eographic Society ....... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ... 1951 Dept. E-V, Washington 6, D. C. Enclosed are $................for which send me when published .................... copies of "Everyday Life in Ancient Times" at $5 each in U. S. & Poss., elsewhere $5.25, U. S. funds, postpaid. (Write Name and Address in Margin Below) NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY Mention the National Geographic-It identifies you So~ofi~ou& °ord.