National Geographic : 1917 Aug
How to Invest $1,000 to Net $60 a Year ONE thousand dollars, invested in a first mortgage serial bond, safeguarded under the Straus Plan, will yield $60 a year with perfect safety. The bonds we offer maturein2to10years and net6%. Write today for our booklet, "Acid Tests of Investments in War Time," and our Invest ment List describing a variety of safe 6% securities. Ask for Booklet No. H -708 SM3STRAUS & CO. Founded 1882 Incorporated 1905 NEW YORK CHICAGO 150 Broadway Straus Building Branch Offices: Detroit Minneapolis Cincinnati San Francisco Kansas City Dayton 35 years without loss to any investor We Own and Offer $629,000 City of New Orleans Direct Obligation 4'/2 Bonds (Exempt From Federal Income Tax) S Denominations, $1,000, $500, and $100. In terest payable January 1 and July 1. Bonds mature from 1942 to 1967, inclusive. These are the first and only bonds is sued by the City of New Orleans which are secured by an unlimited tax upon all of the taxable property in that city. New Orleans is the second port of entry in the United States and the leading busi ness and financial center of the South. The population in 1910 was 339,075 and now is estimated at 400,000. Price to yield 4.40%. Subject to prior sale and change in price. S Send for circular N8, giving full descrip tion. William R.Cgmpton Company Municipal Bonds "Over a Quarter Century in This Business" NEW YORK ST. LOUIS S 14 Wall Street 408 Olive Street CHICAGO CINCINNATI 105 So. La Salle Street 102 Union Trust Bldg. PITTSBURGH: 721 Farmers Bank Building The Virginian Railway We have prepared in pamphlet form the interesting history of this railroad. It deals with traffic development, operating economies, growth of earn ings, and shows in tabulated form the market trend of the bonds of this Company from 1913 to 1916. If you have funds available for in vestment or already hold bonds of this Company, this pamphlet will be of interest to you. Send for Virginian Railway Booklet AN-62 The National City Company National City Bank Building New York II i ESTABLISHED865i Sound Investments For Present Funds 5%to6% Attractive, well secured investments of a wide variety are fully described in our new booklet. They are based upon well-established properties and industries of utmost importance at the present time. Our recommendation of them is founded upon 52 years' experience in handling conservative investments. SMaturities-1 to 25 years; denomi nations of $100, $500, and $1,000. Write for Circular No. 995D Peabody, Hoghteling &Co. (ESTABLISHED 1865) 10 South LaSalle Street,Chicago (A419) l il ESTABLISHED 1865 "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."