Anda di halaman 1dari 1

1

Limousines f

America Leads

World

in

Luxurious

Machines

That Are as

as the

Fliers

ot the

Solid Highways.

1

lifted

Interior of American

Sky Limousine

dc

Luxe Revealing

Sides of the Cabin and the Switchboard

and

Dials

the Air Vessel's Navigation.

the

Glassed-i- n

Front and

Which Control

OFKN

barouche

of

tho

of

parlor

tho

road

ear

anr

private

now,

the

car- -

skyl

Thus

runs the

evolu-

tion of transportation.

Jules Vcniu

Even

tho Imagination

of

has

been outdone

by

tho "last

word"

nlr travel.

The

comfort

that

Verne's

trip to tho moon found

inside

their

far

discounted

by

what has

by

American

tho

sky

Is

luxury

whith

and

extend

makers

equipped

utility.

to

of

with

Through

do

a

nn

within

ceiling- -

of

the

airplane's

a view that far excels

any-

ever

beheld

from

of

tho

tho

in modern

heroes

projectilo

been

of tho

has been

accomplished

of

laxc airplanes.

The

cabin

limousine

that" combines

crcat

of

tho

windows,

floor

and

that

the cyo

of-m- nn

observation

luxurious

Touring tho

ocean

country

its

inch

cabin, can be obtained

thing

train's

most

platform ortho deck

gneyhound.

in

the

air

will strongly

who now finds

appeal

to the average nutomobllist

the

with motor vehicles

it

"open

Is

road" of n fevr

a

to

years

back so cluttered

lone stretches

that at many

join

street

a procession

car

in

a

necessary

as

that

V slowly

quarter.

moves

city

congested

behaved

statistics,

machine.

COO

In

commercial

1921,

according

aircraft

to

made

1.10,730 flights,

traveling

in

carrying 122,512

all

2,907,245

miles

passengers,

without

a

single fatality.

Thero

wcro

accidents

in

which 21 persons

were

occurred

every

and to every 138,- -

one

to

C710 flights

440

miles

flown.

V'

W'

hi.-pi- ;

2L J' .

'

-

II

iiM II III

"""

'

U

-

V,- -.

w

4&J&$$ JrWm

,

J$Mb2

v.

&

X&xa"-"--

'

Speeding Permitted!

Sweeping

through tho sicy on" the lanes

cop stationed

of tho

nir suggests such freedom

improbability

nhcndl

of

than

collision

account

No traffic

oftnovempnt and such

that

even

tho

It

faint-

sounds

hnpen.

lotorlng

anj

the

No

tut the

jeopardy.

to bring ono

hearted forget what could much more interesting thar

thrills more

car

to

the freedom

a

halt!

No'blowouts! of the eagle!

Just the open

sky nnd

And as ior falling T

The

aerial

limousine

limited

of

crazy

is

as

safo

as

figures

only

the

liner or tho

nautical

and

ot

in

Chamber

quotes

serts,

the statement.

death

ground

somo

n sudden

ocean

Aero-

of tho, stce)

Commercp

rails, the

of

America

to

as-

interesting

The

public

noted

support

the

the

well- -

remembers

dashed

to

his onco

aviator

dive of

yi

-

II

'

1

rn

Hcava-""""--

illlll

4

ll

Ml

II

.

ill WIIMlli

II

III

"

-- v

fV

'SiiBBiW

Ki

HiMll,

'1

,,,:lM4-f-

""TTCTlaH

e

jmkSBMm.

Seaplane Taking

on Passengers

for a Long

from the Same Point.

The Passenger

Much

as

Landlubbers

l'lighl.

'lliis

Was7 One

of Six

Departing

Await the Arrival of Their Macliino

Wait

for

a Train.

The Aeromnrinc

' Operates

Cruiser

Between Key

"Santa

West

Cleveland

and

Maria,"

Huge

Flying

Boat,

Which

and Havana During the Winter and llctwccn

Detroit

the Summer.

During

Stunts"

ihe

has

t?u

the

missal

"ying

' This

been

great mass

were

what

caused

death

and

disaster,

commercial

passengers.

pilot never tries "stunts" when ho

The

nf

liability attached to such

nldont

causes

the

owner

Issuo

final

orders

when

thnt make

dis-

ono

bit

of

travel

fancy

has

by" the

Hut it

And whilu

of the

et

United

tl10 cvcni

to

and

machine

instant

gainer

isnttempted.

making

on

the airplane safo

unheralded

on,

and

in nil sections

for

unnoticed

of the people of this country.

juit the same.

has, been going

has

been heard

.States that "America is

commercial development of the

remains, according

falling' behind"

airplane,

nf

world

most

todaypKuropeans

In

the

Distance

In

tho

tho fact

tho

in

air-craf- t,

this

success-

ad-

United

service,

al-

to manufacturers

Sam

leads

activity.

in Europe

tho

Tho

s

mute.

that

is

tho

Uncle

business

London-l'arl-

mails

particular

ful airplane linr

mit,

States there aro

transporting

1200

and

airplanes In daily

passengers.

ready covered intHcates that 1922 will shoi- - that

flown

air machines.

7,000,000

miles

were

by

those

commercial

Thousands

Curried

Safely

"

There

ore

upwards

of

160

companies

figure

commercial

nlr

routes.

doubles

any

previous

number.

This

Theso companies

oper-stin-

g

Just

operate in 34' of the states nnd carry thousands

of passengers in comfort.

Yot it seems

but

yes-tcrd-

thu

"passengers," as daring as the

in which

of

tho

they

were

front wing

riding,

of tho

over

tho

toprist

pilot

had to

piano

world

of tho machine

st'

and

beneath

on

the

edgo

permit their feet to danglo

them.

In thu limousino

in

of tho

chnirs

sky

the

which

aro

of tho

clouds reclines

heavily and have great high backs'und hugu arms,

A broad ttrnp, designed much liko the kind which

prevents baby from leaping out of tho

is strapped about tho body of tho tourist and

Tho

listened through openings in tho chalrbaclc

carriage,

upholstered

VmMt

l'CAloro

Homo

UtU.

rhuirs

tho

are

doap

and

tills

come

depth,

together

pockets

course,

or

y

with

tho force

tho give permitted by the

of

strap, spend

when

nir

shocks

which

air currents jolt the plane nut of lt

lllirused

electric

lighf

streaming from

incan-

descent bulbs placed In the most elTectlvn way on

Hie

ceiling

of

the

cabin

illumine

(lie

Interior

when

clouds

or

storm

shut out

tho sunlight or

night travel is attempted.

mirrors with

racks

holding

Along

tne 'tails aro

writing material and

even vanity cases for tho women passengers,

down

through tho observation window fit rivors

dwarfed to ribbon proportions

to specks on the variegated green of the country,

out ran find fascination in the dashboard on

which

speed

tho

vehicle.

If thore

is not thrill enough

nnd

a

in

looking

nnd tree", reduced

are fixed the Tho compass,

dozen

instruments that control

the spirit

dials

level, th

indicator

reporting the opera-

tion of as many

of

Hut

ever touches onu of them. Kor upon thvir silent

direction

might

tho

sky

are

important parts of tho limousino

within

reach

of

the

passenger.

the

hand

of

tbp

pilot

or

his

observer

depends

safety of all.

hazy traveling, 'the machine

the

Without

on

a

With It

level plane,

for it

the

only

spirit

may

level, in

plunge straight toward earth without the pilot

knowing it in tirno to prevent disaster.

he

Indicates

travel indefinitely

accurately

the slightest list to right or

left or front or rear.

Already

the

rich

aro Interested

In

a

to procure.

statu of

latest

Nether n good airplane nor

The war left

in

this

do luxe traveling.

a good pilot

a

limousine

feur.

for

engaged

number

$7000,

is dllllcult

of both

aviator succeeds tho llmouslno chauf-

inactivity.

Tho

A good flying limousine

And a

as

may be purchased

pilot

may

bo

as cheaply

10 a week. Somo chauf-

feurs get morn.

If

ono isn't

too

boat

can

two

Is

ba

obtainable

purchased

passengers

in

proud,

a

second-han-

d

at a far smaller liguro,

for

$2500.

comfort.

Thcso

A

will

er

flying

Ono

carry

IIIWI Mill

II

HISSSSSSSSl

iSSSM

er

All-Mct-

Monoplane

Traveled

Owned

!'

Jnlm M. Larsen, a Chicago

Who

Has

Millionaire

Thou- -

Manufacturer.

Muds

of Miles

How Commodious

in the

Machine.

Note

and Comfortable

the Cabin Chairs Are.

airplane may

at

ni

low

as

Tho

enst

be bought

$lfi00.

of

operation

for even

nf

these

less.

Some go

is

machines

very

low also.

Kven

the limousino

of

tho nlr

Is

IncxpenMvo when

the

convenience

nnd

tho

spoed

they

mnke are considered.

A

piano

which

carries

two passengers can bo

flown

two

minutes

on a gallon

of gasoline.

Two minutes

In

the

nlr may

mean

two miles.

And it' may

mean

four.

And

it

may

mean

even

greuter

distance.

If the nvcrngo

speed

of nn airplane is estimated

nt

servative,

six

moro passengers

of

computed

one anil

cents

one-hn-

lf

miles n minute,

which Is con-

tho gnsollno will bo found to cost about

per

flying

milo

the lower

per

passenger.

Tho

cost

has accurately

tho proportloiiata

States government

cost

of nlr travel.

It

hai

found

of

n

ton

of freight costs

opcrution,

The

United

the

thnt the transportation

$2 per mile. In the mall sorvlco

of moro

nlso

has dlicovcrcd thnt tho average oirplano will fly

it costs 90 cents

government

a mile to carry 40,000

than

100

miles

nn

letters at a speed

Tho

hour.

100

hours -- a

distance

of

about

10,000

mllefl,

without

needing

repairs.

Where

expenses

Is

no

bo equipped

consideration

tho

lim-

ousino of tho nir may

minrter8 so that tho rich man may go to dream-

land

or

ticability

demonstrated

nlr service. This service is nn amplification of

with slipping

In cloudland

so

away

of

from

the

by

and wake

where

ho

limousino

thu

soviet

up n thousand' miles

Htnrted.

"lopr"

Moscow

Tho

hag

to

prac-

bcerii

llerlin

that

which

was

started

lust May

at

Hamburg,

Germany.

Tourists

of the Air

New

among

tho clouds

first,

It is reported

chase of one.

the

foar.

While they were in Kurope a few week

visited I'nris, Strasbourg, Munich Vienna, Ilnrlin, Hamburg nnd Madrid in an airplane thoy char-

tered for the occasion. ment by their action

about

to indulge

ago, thoy

Mr.

nnd

City,

Mrs.f William

may

in

be

they

Ziegler,

Jr.,

tho

In

flrinj,

a

sky

if

of

not

York

tho

to appear In

idea

and

thnt

limousine.

the

pur-

aro considering

has 'the

They

nnd

experience

of utr

limouslne-inr-

l'.uth of them

neither

their

a

bit

are enthusiastic over

slightest

created much com-

what they

may

.

told

lead

their

others

"friends

It

is

tho

demand

for

universal

flying,

stimu-

lated

which inspired

by tho advent

attempted

will

they

of

do

of the

limousino

Ilntish

of

mAko

air

at

the

D.

of

tho world

tho sky,

flight

to

the new 'round

by

famous

will

the

much

to

be

aviators.

currents

vnrious

new

S.

O.;

Ob-

nnd

pres-

servations

conditions

sures

make

Htmosphere

pleasure,

Cnpt.

P.

tho

tho

plans

under-

Ktnpiro

in

touring safe

Capt,

taking.

The

for tho tourist.

K. J. K. McCloughry,

M.

C

and

U.

birdmon

who

will

They

are

really

Tho

League

flight

Tho

the

venture.

will bo

engine

H.

Tymms,

during

earth.

of Sir Koss Smith, whose death

Air

Mackintosh

nttempt

carrying

to

out

Tire

girdlu

tho

halted

the

of

thu

Hritish

sponsors it and the Air Ministry has luveatiguUd

and approved

tho

on to safely trunsport tho expedition over tho 25,000

spring.

mndo In a senplnno

which

will

ba

doponded

milca is now under

construction.