National Geographic : 1968 Oct
You bet he could! In Illinois, there are millions of people who'd like nothing better. And they have a lot you could take advantage of knowledge, experience, and skills as varied as the jobs you have to be done. These people thrive on the opportunities for the good life in Illinois. They can choose from more than 100 symphony orchestras ... 900 lakes for fishing, boating, or swimming . . . wooded hunting areas throughout the state . . . first-rate theater . . . every kind of major league sport . . . sweeping and diverse recreational areas . .. excellent medical and educational facilities. But, it takes more than people to make Illinois number one in so many areas, including world exports. Illinois also has raw materials, booming markets, excellent transportation, and a state govern ment that encourages a profitable business environment. In 1968, as we celebrate our Sesquicentennial, Illinois invites business everywhere to prosper with us. If you don't take advantage of all we offer, your competitors will. Write, Illinois Department of Business & Economic Development, Dept. NG10-8, 222 South College Street, Springfield, Illinois 62704. Could a businessman take advantage of these people?