Miami By the Sea : The Land of Palms and Sunshine (1114)
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Title: Miami By the Sea : The Land of Palms and Sunshine (1114)
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Language: English
Publisher: City of Miami
Place of Publication: Miami, FL
Publication Date: 1928
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F LORIDA has added five years to my life. Not infrequently I am asked what contribu'
tions Florida has made to me. Pleasure, rest and recreation are real but not necessarily
t i.il-,' assets, but in addition to these things, I feel that Florida has -; . 'i me at least
five years of additional life. Perhaps I can stretch it out to six or seven years, but of five
years I am reasonably certain. I am not overfond of pneumonia so common in the north
Florida is a great state for the old folks when they haven't the vitality they once had
This has been discovered by a great many people, and to me it .iit. 'r . assurance that 1 I. -.
ida never will be f' . t.'in TI,.... are a great many more men and women living up
north who have only to get in the sunshine for one winter to become real enthusiasts for
the state, as well as annual visitors."- Thozmas A. Edison.


In "The same factors which
make Miami the perfect win-
ter resort also make it the
k ideal place for a permanent
home. It is well known that
I many residents came here as
visitors, and were so im-
pressed with what they found
that they decided to remain."
S -Ralph K. Strassman, Vice-
President, Red Book NMagJ.
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"Miami is today a majestic city. It
has been built by the spirit of con-
quest in its citizens. It had location
and climate to build on, but what
really built it were the odds against
its men and women, who, in over-
coining obstacles did that whii, h L i
builders have done time �Out Ot
mind, faced a challenge, nm i it in
a spirit of conquest, and ' .ii "--
Victor Murdock, in the 'V. n,:hia
(Kan.) Eagle.


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CITY HALL AND COURTHOUSE


MIAMI'S SKYLINE

Miami-A Modern Eden
ONLY one night out by train from the population cen-
ters of the United States i11 bring you into Miami,
out of the grip of northern snow and ice into the fairy-
land which drew Ponce de Leon on his quest of the Fountain
of Youth. The trip from New York is rtir- two hours, or
thirty-six hours from C' 1 .., .
But with the magical changes the years have , ,, -i.ci, one
factor has remained just as it was on that memorable day when
the adventuresome Spaniard dropped anchor in an azure sea
and hailed the new palm-strewn land which has since proved
itself a marvelous place for extending the life span. The sun
shone -I illi Iti that day as it does each day in these modern
times. And, though science had not then made so much prog-
ress, the old Spaniards knew that sun meant health and ' i-., ,.
rejuvenated tissues and a longer life. This fact, of course, is
considerably more stressed today.
Today, of course, a metropolitan city has risen over coral
slopes and sun-kissed beaches. In modern Miami is to be
found a veritable tropical -.1 iri of Eden.

Miami Accessible
Accessibility, perhaps more than any individual factor,
has figured in Miami's rapid growth. Though distinctly dif-
ferent from every other American city, it is close enough
to the congested metropolitan cities to be considered adjacent.
It is far removed only in the sense that it is far from the
commonplace order of American municipalities. Its tropical
dress, the scent of orange blossoms, its barbaric colors, .
the romantic lands of the far East rather than modern
America. So accessibility has drawn great hordes to Miami
by train, boat, motor car and airplane.


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"In the days before I discovered
Florida I used to dread the Ver-
mont winters and looked forward
anxiously to the advent of summer
in New England. Now I spend my
*'. summers looking forward to the
time I can go south to spend the
,ini, r in Miami, which becomes
,r,. ,tiractive and appealing every
Z in, I oome here."--Hosea Mann,
- b ink in commissioner of Vermont,
.inJ .p, iker of the Vermont house
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METROPOLITAN MIAMI


The Highway of Palms
S TRAIGHT down the sun-bathed East Coast of F1..li.
the Highway of Palms takes one through the rich ( i -,
belt and its groves of golden fruit: along the historic
Indian River, bordered by t ,'1 palms, bending under the
weight of great clusters of coconuts, and over a velvet-smooth
surface with the gently heaving bosom of the Atlantic ocean
ever in view.
Heading southward from J,. I.... i1 you feel the com-
I-. "' - ".. . . of the tropics, the romance of St. A ,_ ,.ii .
America's oldest settlement, slumbering under great, spread-
ing live-oaks and cypress trees, as eternal as the city over
which they stand watch.
With every mile you may see the subtle changes in nature s
paintings. Southward you move into Daytona, home of the
sable palm and thence to Ormond, famous for the estate of
John D. Rockef. II. i
The Highway of Palms runs as a shiny, new ribbon of road
into Miami. The Federal Highway, another new hard-surface
road, is but a mile inland from the sea.

Fairyland's Promenade
Both will take you to the outer edge of Miami and into the
most magnificent thoroughfare in America- Biscayne Boule-
vard. Here is the promenade of fairyland-throbbing heart-
center of Miami in America's only tropics. This is a fitting cli-
max to the journey over the Highway of Palms, like the pot of
gold at the rainbow's end. For the first time you glimpse the
entire gamut of the palm family, the coconut palm, the royal
palm, the travelers' palm, the Washingtonian palm, the palmetto
palm, apron I.'1:'i and other varieties spreading in prodigious
quantity over the curbs and parkways of Biscayne Boulevard.


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AT THE BAND CONCERT
A Motorist's Paradise
ORE than 1I, .' miles
of smooth rock-based,
hard-surfaced roads
radiate from Miami along
ocean beach, tl i . tropic
splendors and far out into the
F ' , -i ,1 . i as proof of Miami's
claim to be the motorist's
Mecca. Boulevards, palm
fn,. .1 and parked with hibis-
cus, oleander, crotons, bougain-
11. , banana plants, bamboo,
pandanus, '.. . 1.1 . and other
-1. ' .- things that are seen
nowhere else in the United
States present a riot of color
and interest for the motorist.
There are. just a few miles'
drive from the city's center,
estates that excel in riotous
color and magnificence of land-
- i|"-. and area, some of the
historic castles of overseas.

Charm of the Tropics
There are more than a hun-
dred miles of oiled roads that
lead through scenic parked
boulevards and through im-
posing Spanish entrances and
lavish floral adornment in Coral
Gables alone. There are the


"Miami is beautiful-just a bit of
Eden as I have seen it. But her
physical beauty does not rival the
beauty of her hospitality. It is
warm. It is sincere. It touches the
deep places in the heart."-Gordon
H. Place, editor AGWI SS. News.


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same beauties to be seen from
the open road in Miami Beach
with the added attraction of a
J-i ,r,,i:, multi-colored ocean.
Or you may motor out to Opa-
Locka, where the architectural
motif is F_-. I'r ,, It is the
most striking ensemble of this
type of I 1,.1..!,_ in America.
On the ride over the famous
Tamiami Trail which spans the
state from ocean to gulf, are to
be seen at intervals, the gaily
dressed Seminole Indians fol-
lowing their primitive pursuits
at the edge of the great canal
from whose swift ' .... I sur-
face fish of never-ending vari-
ety leap, their silvery sides
01 .,,I in the sunlight. About
fifty miles south of Miami is
Royal Palm State Park, com-
.,i..i, 4,000 acres of tropical
jungle preserved in primeval
beauty as a sanctuary for
America's only tropical tl..i
and fauna.
Across Bay Biscayne have
been dredged from the ocean
bottom three great double drive
causeways which lead from
Miami to the ocean at Miami
Beach.
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ride on the new Overseas '
way which has becn called the
world's eighth wonder, It
leads you the mainland
over the beautiful i - ,. 1 . Keys,
which have been rightly 1 ,il .1
the state's necklace of glitter-
ing . ,

Miami Rich in Tradition
Miami is rich in tradition
and historic interest. Its be-
; ..-,. dates back to the days
of Columbus and De Soto.
Over that long period of 400
years it built up a stadwart
background which figured in
its meteoric development in the
ast two decades.
in 1910 it numbered little
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counters and passed li:y days
in restful
Its following ye: rs. hoEwever.
saw a growth which caught
the imagination of America.
Miami today is a? modern as
science ot building and Amer
ican can make it. It is
a complete city, ready for the
industry which is finding it a
solution to many problems,


"llie importaii poiniit is that the
cost of living in Miami today is to
the man of average means, the one
who wants to go to a warm climate
in winter and not overspend him-
self doing it, exceedingly and as-
tonishingly attractive." - James
Hay, Jr., in the Asheville Citizen.


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CRUlISING lit. PLACID P AY


BAY BiSCAYNE RGATITA
and in easy access to the rich-
est farming area in America.
Vital factors of nature have
dealt kindly with Miami. There
is an open-house, out of-doors
atm sphere and a clean breeze
11 the sea and there is a joy
in ' I _ where health abounds
the year round in the curative
sun rays.
There are twelve months in
the year when fresh vegetables
and golden ripe tropical fruits
are harvested. More and more
the hbi market centers of the
United States are coming to be
dependent upon south Florida
for wixit r produce, farming in
this adaintageous region is the
keynote of the present trend.
There is every elemental fac-
tor hre necessary to agricul-
ire. The muck soil is black
Id rich and 1 1 ' ' productive
Crowian things need sunlight
Ind Miami has this ?60 days
,-ery year.
'i r ( works out to the
best v' ' dxaintage of the
farmer and the winter visitor.
Miani has the typical tropical
, ; . 'l C quick, , , I.us. brief,
and heavy showeri rarely blan-
ket the entire city at one time.


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"But while Miami was busy build-
ing materially it did not neglect the
cultural and intellectual. Already its I .'.
contributions to education have
been notable. For years Greater ;
Miami has boasted its literary col-
onies, many noted men and women ' ' - 4 "
of letters having found the warm � -f. -"
climate and the perpetual sunshine . .
of southern Florida both congenial " "
and inspirational to literary output."
Roland R. Harrison in the Christian
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MOORISH TYPE HOME

June Days in Winter
I. T is a tradition in Miami that June weather prevails in all
Lwelve months. One feels it is good to be alive and in
Miami where a gently tempered climate seems especially
designed to induce a tonic exhilaration during the winter
months, and where the ills and chills attendant on the season
are foreign factors.
This is primarily because Miami has the lowest maximum
temperature and the highest minimum temperature of any
city in the United States. It is completely without either ex-
treme of weather. The mean average of the city is 74.4 de-
grees (six winter months, 70.9 degrees; six summer months
79.3 degrees). There has never been a heat prostration in
Miami.
4 In twenty-eight years, according to the official record of
the United States meteorological station, the thermometer has
reached 90 degrees on an average of but five times yearly. In
N t"' that same period fr.. :ii, temperatures were recorded but
seven times and then of less than two hours duration. Fog is a
.- C. _BB i l._. factor, averaging about three hours during the en-
tire twelve months of the year.

S- A Comparison With Famous Climes
A comparison of Miami's climate with that of the cele-
S- brated resort places of the world reveals the fact that Miami
.. -'-- is less subject to extremes than the Riviera, the Mediterranean,
.. - - or Pacific Coast cities. Those disconcerting changes from heat
. . 4 , to cold and back again are unknown in Miami where the
S .-,.o . . i.. .*, ~average range during the winter months is only 12.4 degrees
,. .o. - " :" , and less than that in the summer. The C..11.. ]i table of
comparison of the world's choicest climes is compiled from
TROPIC BEAUTY official data.






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"*M.,r. and more Americans are
hl. nmiLg each year the art of lux-
ur l-u., living. Many of them are
co'mnni to Miami to enjoy the de-
lihts of tropical life amid the
lph nJors which talented architects
kno .. ' well how to supply when
S" [od did with such a background
_- ..wp... .'7 - " of p rin,, lakes and lagoons."-H.
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ROYAL PALM YACHT BASIN
Resort Winter Spring Summer Fall Annual
Pau, France ..................... . 42 54 70 58 56
Pisa, Italy .......... .... ................. 44 57 73 62 59
Nice, France ....... ..... ----- .. 48 55 71 62 60
M entone, France.......................... 48 57 73 62 60
Rome, Italy ............... ...... ..... 49 58 74 62 60
Cairo, Egypt .............--..... ............ 54 70 80 72 70 -
M alaga, Spain... ...................... . 55 58 78 60 65 .
Algiers, Morocco . ..... ...... 55 66 77 62 66
Los Angeles, Cal ......---.. 5-6 59 69 66 62 .
Naples, Italy...... 58 58 70 64 61
MIAMI, FLORIDA.....--.-_ 68 74 81 77 75

The Climate of Miami
The following digest of climatic conditions is the ,tli.1 -1
U. S. Weather Bureau report of Richard W. Gray, meteor-
ologit ni is situated on Biscayne Bay, three and one-half Ol ., t
miles from the Atlantic Ocean, in latitude 25� 48' north and 4 *. . . . .
longitude 800 12' west. It is nearly 300 miles farther south
than Cairo, Fn - in-t the parallel of latitude upon which it is
situated running through the Sahara Desert, Arabia, and
northern India. It lias a modified tropical marine climate.
The vegetation is tropical, the coconut [phil,. royal palm,
mango, pineapple, banana, and many other trees and plants
of the tropics growing I r.liii. i,..
"The highest , .r i'.: monthly temperature is 82�, in
August, and the lowest is 680, in January. The ...i. .-'.. Jan- ' "''w,'.-
uary temperature is the same as the average June temperature
for Los Angeles, Calif. The weather during the summer
months is continuously warm, but excessively high temper-
atures do not occur.
"Sunshine occurs on an average of 359 days per year. A
day without sunshine is an unusual occurrence. THE PACE THIAT SPILLS





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CYRUS CURTIS' YACHT

Finest Public and Private
Schools

M\ IAMI'S schools and
curriculum form one
of her greatest assets.
The school buildings here are
new and of various bright col-
ors in stucco, with tile roofs
built for this climate, with
plenty of large windows and of
airy design, appealing to all
who sec them. I new '1..'
school on I' , Street is eom-
' 1 to the famous Central
High S hool in W ' -!- ,
D. (. In the (itx of Miami
there re the finest school
r in from pr imary to junior
ad senior high school
The�rc arc ample acommo,
daions not only for children of
year-round residents but
Iaso for hose of 'bai's ii gusts
who spend r p rt of the
season here. The buldigs ar
der every respect. A
1 um'r f w t turs have
just n completed. All are of
, e iicure suita}le t a ycar-
rond elL ate' where there is no
such t 1 as an inside or shut,
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most out of the reach of imagina-
tion. Just as no one could visu-
alize the development of the last
20 years, no one can foresee what
the next 25 years will bring."-F.
E. Seiberling, president, Seiberling
Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio.


The University of Miami is
now open for students and is
noted as America's only open-
air institution where there are
outdoor classes, outdoor enter-
tainments and outdoor sports
throughout the entire school
year. It had a thousand stu,
dents its opening year, The
University of Miami .
courses in the C 1I of Liberal
Arts leading to the Bachelor of
Arts and Bachelor of Science
degrees, courses in '
law, business administration on,
education, music and art. It
Sci : courses for adults b-th in
the day and evening classes to
With spciaI ectures and
concerts. Many these letter
are given at various locations in


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t .s to -tudcnts to
hear ' iv;calists and

t trum'n talsts. The

formation ca be 1d bl ad-
dressing The Rgistr r. Uni,
vcrsity of Miami, Coral Gables.


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An Unrivalled Convention
City
Recognition as America's
outstanding convention city has
come to Miami through the
past year after i i' -,;.. the
two largest conventions in the
United States-the 1 !1 - and
Shriners.
It is not enough to say that
more than 200,000 visitors at-
tended these two meetings. But
both groups came to Miami in
summer time-out of season, so
to speak --and found the cli
mate delightful.
Convention delegates voiced
their approval and delight in
the resolution, drafted by
Henry C. Warner, of Dixon,
Ill., district deputy of the north,
west district of il I. -'- and pre,
sented by Dr. C. D. ' l.. -.' i
president of the Illinois Elks
Association, which was read
into the record of the National
I !1.- Convention, July 10, 1928:
"The members of the Illinois
J.. i .... to the sixty-fourth
session of the Grand Lodge of
the Benevolent and Protective
Order of Elks desire to express
their most grateful appreciation


"The people and tourists up North
do not know conditions. Thousands
remain in the cold-stricken area be-
cause of mistaken ideas. One can
live as reasonably here in every way
as in other large cities."-J. J. Van
Raalte, New York City.









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NEW YEAR'S DAY


to all who have in any manner
assisted in the complete success
of this convention.
"Miami has proven its unex-
celled desirability as a conven-
tion i;t beyond all possibility
of doubt. All of our fears about
the weather condition have
been dispelled and we find our-
selves enjoying to the utmost
the cool breezes, the clean sandy
beaches, the . !I - 1 _1 ,
the magnificent hotels with
their most elegant I .;, .
the splendid railroad facilities,
the beautiful foliage and many
other features, delightful to en-
joy and remember.
T, . progressive spirit of the
citizens of Miami, in evidence
everywhere, v ,! have its in-
spiring effect upon us and fur-
nishes us an example which
I might be emulated by civic
S organizations of other commu-
" nitics.
"The sincere cordiality of the
- welcome and hospitality ex-
tended us has never been ex-
celled at any Grand Lodge ses-
sion and our visit to Miami I. n.;
, II be a most happy recollec-
tion."






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"Florida does not need to be adver-
tised with extravagant phrases or
misleading statements. If the un-
varnished truth is told about Miami
and Florida, not only will more peo-
ple be attracted to its cities, but
more substantial and desirable peo-
ple."-Senator T. Coleman Du-
Pont, Wilmington, Delaware.


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BEACH LOUNGERS

Wonderful Hotel Capacity
i IAMI S wonderful variety of hotels is one of its
greatest assets. They vary in height up to seventeen
stories, and all the taller hotels overlook the Bay and
the Atlantic Ocean and thereby enjoy the cool breezes from
all directions.
It is conceded that Miami has more fine hotels than any
other winter resort city in America. There is a total of 136
hotels and more than 1,200 apartment houses ready for our
visitors from the North. Here one may find the very mod-
erate priced hotel or for those who wish de luxe accommoda-
tions there are great hotels with tropical gardens and every
facility for enjoyment. The hotel men's association has estab-
lished rates on a reasonable basis. These rates are guaranteed
by the City of Miami.
Thousands of Reasonable Apartments
The great variety of Apartment Houses in Miami and their
varied location on the bay, river or inland gives the visitor a
chance to express his own desire in selecting his apartment.
Apartment houses range from 1 to 15 room suites, and at as
wide a variety of prices as there are variety of locations and
sizes to choose from. 'rt i-.... II, ll the apartments available
are so completely furnished that about all the visitor has to
.i 1- .... as it has been so aptly put, is a toothbrush. The
visitor who comes single or the man who brings a large family
can step from the train to an apartment and begin house-
. ..'-':- where it was left ,.rf when train or boat was boarded
in the North.
Rates To Suit Everyone
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"I come from a state of beautiful
resorts, but Miami surpasses any
that I had ever imagined."-U. S.
Senator George H. Moses of New
Hampshire.
"MIhuni's climate always will prove
S.in irresistible lure to the person
S*" ,. , h eeks the best in climate."-A.
B. -hivers, business manager, New
SYork Evening Journal.








WINTER HOME OF POLO

They are r.--:.t.-Jl by the City government, the Chamber of '
Commerce and the Greater Miami Hotel and Apartment '
House Owners' Association. In most instances, gas, water and
electricity are included in the reasonable rates adhered to.
Maid and janitor service is likewise included in most instances. .
As an example of the spread and range of prices to suit
every taste and every income, you may obtain a modest cot-
t,_. or a palatial residence, a single room or luxurious suite in
hotel or apartment house for figures ranging from $150.00 to
$1 (...... .. I for an estate, for the season, with a majority of .
these facilities averaging in the neighborhood of $500.00 for
the season.

Miami-World's Greatest Midwinter
Sports Center
VI.'. ,i winter seals up Nature's outdoor allurements
throughout the rest of the country Miami ..tt. r. the one spot
in America where is concentrated every known branch of
play and recreation and sport to please the open-air tastes of
everyone.
International golf champions, tennis stars, swimmers,
yachtsmen, those who 1. 11 . the thrilling dash of racing mo-
tor boats, horse racing, boxing under a dome studded with
tropical moon and stars, fox hunting to hounds, horseback
riding, f i. I.1 and other amateur contests--11 are at hand. . . -
And, of course, added to the regulated programs of pretentious
make-up are the hundred and one attractions for the indi- ' . ..
vidual parties a swim in an azure sea in dead of winter (a -
phrase that loses its real point here), picnic supper on the
miles of beaches later near a booming surf and under a bril-
liant moon that is closer and t,. nli..r.. than anywhere else. THE OLI SPANISH LIGHT







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For the Tennis Enthusiast

T HERE are more than a
score of tennis courts of
incomparable quality in
all sections of Greater Miami.
On both municipal and private
courts are held numerous tour-
naments T_ - , valuable prizes
throughout the twelve months.
In the winter season it is always
a part of the finely balanced
program of sports and recrea-
tion to include matches be-
tween internationally known
stars who have come to realize
that play during the winter in
Miami's - climate
better 'ii them for defense of
titles hard-w'on or for court
battles to come as cl.Ill ,. rs
for honors.
Page Isaac Walton
Only photographic reproduc-
tion will make your friends be-
lieve your stories of your catch
in the teeming waters ., a
Miami's shores and in the
: ... IIl Gulf Stream. More
than 600 varieties, including
many species world renowned
for their gameness and size,
abound in the waters just a few


"I now find your hotel rates on a
reasonable basis and your railroad
facilities increased 200 per cent.
Adequate accommodations and cour-
teous treatment prevail everywhere.
-A. H. Dabbs, banker and finan-
cial expert, New York-Nashville.


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ATETR FOUR HOURS BATTLE


miles .ti shore. Only the man
who has struck a � ,i-1l- who
has heard the sing of the reel as
a 65-pounder streaks , i at the
start of an hour's battle, and
who has ". , !i landed his catch
through dexterity and .! i!i can
appreciate the truest thrill of
the lover of rod and line. There
are great, 1 ,1 ; tarpon just
south of Miami; the savage
barracuda so aptly named the
sea-l. r . the powerful bonita;
the quick-dashing king fish:
the .1.i . many colored dol-
phin: marlin; the deep diving
grouper and a score of others.
And there are trout and bass
and other fresh-water game fish
. ,1 .... in the inland ponds and
canals within easy distance.

Midwinter Surf Bathing
For everyone, whether he
has hobby of golf, or of ten-
nis, or whatever outdoor sport
it might be, or whether he
has none, there are the days
unnumbered of a dip in the
Atlantic which has here a
year round temperature of
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beaches from the southern tip
of Miami Beach ..t,.in -
northward where the bathing
clan's numbers are swelled by
thousands during those days
when back north mufflers and
mittens and overcoats and ga-
loshes are the first thought
when out - of - doors is men-
tioned. Here, instead, the
thought is of 11 i. seas whose
murmuring surf beckons the
light-clad bathers and after the
dip the graceful palm fronds
wave intimate invitation to you
to rest in their .1 1i , ',, shade
as Nature paints its most glor-
ious sunsets.
Miami's Beautiful Parks
No city of its size can boast
of a greater range of beautiful
parks than Miami, itself not
unlike a great amusement ceni
ter, decorated in the lavish
beauty of nature. Outstanding
among the hundreds of acres
devoted to parks and play-
grounds is Bayfront Park, skirt-
ing the shore of Bay Biscayne,
-1. .. - the southern terminus of
Biscayne Boulevard, one of
America's foremost avenues.
Here is the land, reclaimed


"There is no place on this con-
tinent that has such great sea-fish-
ing as the section from Miami to
Key West."-J. A. McGuire, edi-
tor Outdoor Life.
"I have had a splendid time in
Miami."-Vice President Charles G.
Dawes, March 15, 1927.


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THE SAILFISH BATTLES
from the Bay and landscaped
with the loveliest tropical il. .1.
ers and plants, a tract such as
one might find in tropical In
dia or Egypt. Giant palm-. , f
every known variety F-,cad
their fronds over the r" i gar-
dens and .01l, c- . clear
pools while fra-', ,1 fts. -
ioned blooms .. not- of
contrast wbh . naks . , front
Park a ch.rming retreat for
thousands of visitors who come
to Mi:mi every winter.
At the southern extreme of
the park there is a bandstand
where free public concerts are
provided daily and n .1 1' to
Miami's guests. For those de-
4a votes of horse-shoe 1" 1...
* checkers and chess, there are
ample accommodations in an-
other section where such con-
tests are in session I1I year.
Other parks, inviting you to
spend restful hours in clois-
tered gardens or to picnic on
the broad . . lawns, may be
found in . -il in. districts of
Miami and its suburbs. And
there arc others where baseball
and tennis matches are I' .. ...1
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"Tht grit, courage and courtesy of
NMaini is certain to win since back
of it ii a climate, soil, sunshine,
food. flowers, scenery, varied enter-
t.ilniii ni and altogether the finest
suirroundings in the world to build
shuirrvd nerves, heal broken parts
of IhL body, and to revive faith,
opthliirin, ambition and purpose."
- Dr. Christian F. Reisner, pastor
Br....id ay Temple, New York City.


JOHNNY FARRELL'S FANS

Unsurpassed Aviation Facilities
T'HE plane enthusiast of the population centers of the
north is only a few hours removed from Miami by the
-- ,nliit route down the Eastern Seaboard. Miami is
equipped with the most modern and extensive aviation facil-
ities, including three landing fields, the last of which is just
being "'11. .t...1 and a seaplane base, comparable in size to
the dockage space in New Yark.
Headquarters for the famous Curtiss Aviation School,
Miami has ample hangar space and repair facilities for every
type of plane. The Pan-American Airways, Inc., .1 " Ill -
between Miami and Panama, by way of Havana, is just com-
. 1 th.,, its airport at an expenditure of $65,000, while the
Hialeah Field and the Municipal Airport are both in general
use day and night.
The amateur il , will find irth ,.in opportunity for pleas,
ant :' r.r- to such accessible and interesting places as Bimini,
Nassau and Havana, all within three hours ii .),. from Miami.
When the Pan-American Airways field is completed aerial
passengers to Miami - l' alight at the finest air I..-- i"
station in the United States. Miami also has the first inter-
national air ticket station in the country. One of the special
features is that there are customs arrangements whereby pas-
sengers ., ii.; to or from Havana are not detained longer than
one minute and a half for inspection of 1i _. -
Miami is an easy city for the aerial tourists to reach be-
cause it is the southern terminus of the New York Atlanta-
Miami airmail route. There are landing fields at frequent and
convenient locations from New York to Miami. The route is
marked all the way down. For visitors coming from the west
there is the air route running from Chicago to Atlanta and
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MUNICIPAL COUNTRY CLUB

New Municipal Airport
Ample facilities are provided
planes at the Municipal Airport
one half mile square located 20
minutes by auto northwest of
the hotel and business center
of Miami. The Airport is
equipped with a 90x100 foot
steel hangar, administration
,il.1;,. rotating beacon, boun-
dary lights, and an airmail type
! ..... .llili Radiograms may be
sent from the Airport by tele-
phone to the Tropical Radio
Station which is in constant
communication with land sta-
tions and ships all up and down
the Atlantic seacoast. It has
thirteen stations in South
America.

Lazy Days on An Azure Sea
Any coast resort may offer
boating and sailing .1 it 'i:-'.
but rarely does one find the
combination of features and fa-
cilities to be had in Miami.
A sea as blue as the richest
sapphire beckons you to spend
a sunny afternoon in the Gulf
Stream or you may cruise on
the brilliant rainbow hued
waters of Bay Biscayne where


"Nl lhm\ hoult arI splendidd .ind
there is no question but that travel
will catch up with the extensive
hotel facilities provided here."-
Horace Leland Wiggins, president
Pennsylvania Hotel Association,
and managing director Benjamin
Franklin Hotel, of Philadelphia.


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the lovely tints change with the
tides.
The most luxurious, famous
yachts in America are regular
visitors in Miami and in mid-
winter when the season is on
and Miami is gay in holiday
dress, Bay Biscayne is alive
with a throng of picturesque
craft. Records show that more
than 60 per cent of the finest
yachts in America seek port in
Miami every season.
Here you find conditions
ideal for sailing or for thrilling
rides in express cruisers or sea
sleds. For the latter craft, Bay
Biscayne is ideal, too, and fa-
mous for its power boat course
over which the speediest craft
in America vie for international
honors each year.
Miami has the distinct ad-
vantage of being in close prox-
imity to the strange little
islands of the tropical Atlantic.
Just a night's sail away to the
Island of Bimini or Nassau in
the Bahamas group you will
find lands of an old world,
drowsily passing the days in
much the same fashion that
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and down in search of Dutch
and Castilian ships to plunder.
There are . l.:- ,Id -.,.i ,1.1 ,i.,
fortresses and castles, pictur-
esque markets alive with hawk-
ing merchants, and palm-lined
shores breathing the romance
of centuries.
Cuba is merely an overnight
trip by boat from Miami.
Add Golden Years in
Golden Sunshine
There are records innumer-
able to prove that years have
actually been added to the lives
of people who have regularly
come to Miami's rejuvenatory
climate for the winter season.
There are cases innumerable
also of people who have left the
rigors and ills of the northern
winters to spend their last few
days under tropical southern
skies, who have been rejuve-
nated in a marvelous manner
and who now look forward to
many more years among their
loved ones, steeped in the tonic
of Miami's climatic caresses of
eternal youth. Science says that
John D. Rockefeller and that
great benefactor, Thomas A.
Edison, owe perhaps many of


"There is no place in the world that
compares with Miami as a resort
center."-L. Brockett Bishop, re-
tired insurance man of Chicago,
and former president of the Na-
tional Association of Life Insur-
ance Underwriters.


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their later vigorous years to
the rejuvenatory qualities of
Fl.dnJ,'s sunshine and their
outdoor activities in winter.
Ponce de Leon Was Right
In this connection, it is both
interesting and lli, ,,ii,1 riI, to
turn back history's pages to
152 years ago, when the late
Thomas JIfr. - -, Geographer
to His Majesty, King George
IiI. wrote the following about
Miami in his "compendious de-
scription and an historical ac-
count of that section of East
Florida":
"The mildness of all the sea-
sons and the wholesomeness of
the climate became a proverb
;,mn,,,. its first masters, who
went thither from Havanna,
Vera-Cruz, and elsewhere for
the recovery of their impaired
health. This section has the
greatest part of the fruit trees
of the New World. The air is
very pure, and the Spaniards
here lived to a very great _,-
it has been observed that the
ninth regiment was twenty
months in garrison without los-
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"Florida has two assets of whichh
she can never be robbed, and hi1h
will insure her permanent piro-
perity. One is her glorious. ihmiate
and the other a fertile soil s ho-e
possibilities are almost boundle-,.
Add to these the indomitabk pirni
of her energetic people .,nd no
limit can be set to her gro'.lh and
wealth."-Editorial from PIlnlid l.
phia Record.


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Beautiful Marine Gardens
THROUGH the clear waters of the reefs a few miles
south of Miami are mirrored rare beauties of subsea life,
amazing forests of giant coral i . 1... of sea-fans and
plumes, the deep purples and vivid reds of their hues stand-
ing out in sharp contrast to the pure white sand with its
patches of green and blue ... t .- Through the branches of
these coral trees gracefully swim fish that defy description, in
color and shape, odd and colorful denizens of the watery
depths that are as diverting as flowers.
Famous marine painters, with W. K. Vanderbilt II and
William Beebe, noted scientist and sub-sca authority, have
made under-sea studies of the beautiful fish specimens which
are to be found here. In fact, many of the rarer specimens
have been taken to stock the private aquarium of Mr. Van
1 -rbiih which he has built on an island in Bay Biscayne.
A trip to these marvelous sea gardens is made from the
dock on Bay Biscayne in glass-bottomed boats that leave in
the afternoon and return in the ,' r from a . .- as
wonderful as a visit to King Neptune himself.

The Tired Business Man
Back in 1923, '24, '25 and '26 Miami was unable to furnish
needed facilities for the tourists and investors and the hordes
of speculators who trekked to this American Mecca of Sun-
shine and Play. Today there are ample and commodious
accommodations for the steadily growing population and for
the hundreds of thousands of tourists and visiting guests of
America's southernmost Southland. There is even room in
her towering skyscrapers for the temporary offices of those
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W" e lirnd Miami eminently and en-
S"- _-_ tirtl itisfactory, and well worth
S. -' . " ' ur lh.t voyage across the Atlantic
SKa / i d tr"i New York here. It quite
S' ' l ..d our expectations in many
. -^.I%- mid is much superior to the
S'. Ri \ii ri where we always struck
*foy f',, .; -rd rainy weather or other
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sleet and snow to switch their headquarters to a summery
clime where they pursue their usual routine in the circles of
their own home. Tlu r. the business man, with recreation just
beyond his wi. ..- windows, ca keep his hand on the
throttle of his .tH i with the same telegraphic and telephonic
connections and easy facilities that he is accustomed to in the
cold north. Miami is peculiarly favored for such plans with
the northern centers but thirty-three short hours away.

A Fertile Agricultural Empire
The great agricultural areas back of Miami have 1. 1:, to -
show the promise they hold for the future. C: .,r grapefruit,
the nutritious avocado, the .... in several varictics, limes
and lemons, bananas, .- in fact almost every kind of
tropical fruit are seen 1 ripe along the roadsides. Several
crops of green vegetables are grown each season. And in that - ..--. --.
back country are dairy herds that prosper so 1 in Miami's
equable temperatures without the usual drain of rigorous
winters on the stock. There are also to be had in "dead of
winter" strawberries, blackberries and other delicacies. With
drainage of the Everglades a certainty through state .. ...'1
S the re arnow being opened to agriculture addi-
tional vast stretches of fertile lands.
On south from Miami through the great citrus fruit and
agricultural belt of the P ! i '- to the southern tip of conti-
iintal I ' are th ousands of acres now , - some of
the world's fiesta citrus fruits, avocados, imanoces and a hun-
dred rare tropical fruits and vegetables. One tomato farm at
Goutds comprises 7 acres, the largest unit in the world.
Miami has the ideal climate for , , poultry, egg produc-
tion 1 very high, ' , in the winter months when
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JOCKEY CLUB VERANDA
They're Off at Miami!
Flash of colorful jockey silks
-thundering of hoofs beat-
ing in a close finish-- roar
of thousands of voices, a club-
house shot with color, the mov.
ing spectacle of fashion on pa-
rade-this is the portrait of the
Miami Jockey Club which re-
sumes winter racing under
summer skies at its million-
dollar plant here this season.
One of the most beautiful
: _.-i, plants in America, the
Jockey Club is the focal point
for mid-winter society and the
haunt of the lover of the sport
of Kings. Here in mid-winter
you will find the best racing
blood of American stables, a
favorite meeting for owners
and trainers whose horses are
kept in perfect condition for
the spring and summer meet-
ings in northern tracks.
After an idle season the
Jockey Club re-opens January
17 for a meeting of 51 days of
racing. Seven times daily the
horses will go to the post.
Although comparatively
...ni.- racing history has been
made at this famous track, the
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the most wonderful winter spot in
the world."-Major Frederick D.
Owsley, retired, Chicago.
"I have never in my life seen a
more beautiful sight than your Bis-
cayne Bay."-Mrs. Frank B. Kel-
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ality. In season more than 800
horses are quartered at this
plant, although the club has
ample space for more than a
thousand horses.
The track pr .,,.r. its grand-
stand, club house, stables and
broad terraces, is an ensemble
of beautiful 1 ,r..l-..- ipin:. where
native vegetation, palm trees
and tropical flowers i .: it a
distinctive touch, unlike the
other famous horse tracks of
America. The city maintains an
efficient bus service from Miami
to the Jockey Club.
Archery Golf
Like golf, archery is one of
the famous mid-winter sports
of Miami and archery-golf is
the game whose star is just now
in the ascendancy. The most fa-
mous course constructed for
this ancient pastime in the
Miami district is located on
property developed by Glenn
H. Curtiss, pioneer airplane
builder and a staunch patron
and devotee of archery-golf.
It was over this famous course
a year ,1, that Howard Hill
broke the world's record for
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one hundred yards further than
the old record. This was a fea-
ture of last year's archery-golf
tournament, one of the sport-
ing classics of Miami. Hill, the
club professional, who is partly
Cherokee Indian, set a mark of
over 391 yards. The old mark
was 296 yards, set by P. M.
Croch, of Newton Center, Mass.
The second annual tourna-
ment set for February ill be
held during the peak of the
midwinter season. Many stars
of America will appear in com-
petition including braves of the
Seminole tribe who have served
their apprenticeship under an-
cestors who stalked :1 .n.Ji.
. ...I. - with the bow in the days
when nature alone provided
their means of existence.
A Golfer's Paradise
Golf, perhaps, deserves a
place of paramount importance
at Miami. Golf can be indulged
in 365 days each year. There
are 11 courses in Metropolitan
Miami as inviting and ideal as
any to be found in America.
But there is a peculiar "liri
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"Miami has every advantage en-
joyed by other sections of the coun-
try, and none of their disadvan-
tages. Its winter climate is unsur-
passed."-A. M. Keller, St. Louis
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play Miami's courses. The busi-
ness man comes to Miami and
finds that there is an abundance
of facilities. It is a chance to
improve his game. Hardly
conscious of the very factor
which works the change, he
finds the improvement quick
and easy. He drives better; he
develops better form and he
putts with greater accuracy.
The fundamental reason for
the improvement is that old
man Sun is behind it all. It's
the general pick-up in health,
prompted by the sun's actinic
rays which are only found in
like intensity in Miami and on
the highest peaks.
For those who would witness
the stars of the : ,,.' in action,
Miami presents a colorful gal-
axy in every outstanding tour-
nament throughout the winter.
Miami is the popular winter
stamping ground for the
country's leading golfers. Any
winter season finds such stars
as Hagen, Sarazen, i ii..l Es-
pinosa, Cruickshank, Mac
Smith, Tommy Armour and a
host of others as well known
leading a .-;1ll r, around any
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"Miami is the product of the ,ub-
lime imagination of man, and of hi-
will to do. Miami is permit ni m b.
cause man's vision still e',t,."
Victor Murdock, celebrated tdnor
of Wichita, Kansas.

"Miami, undoubtedly is t1h, mr.
popular winter city in the w,'r l.' -
H. H. Raymond, chairman oI rTb,
board of directors of the \thlnic.
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List of Major Golf Attractions This Winter
Nov. 29-30, Dec. 1-2 City club championships at Biltmore Coun-
try Club.
Dec. 22-23 -- . . i1 of champions at Biltmore Country
Club.
Christmas Week--Amateur tournament at Miami Country Club.
Jan. 1 and 3 -Pro-amateur at Miami Country Club.
Jan. 4-5-$3,000 Miami Open at Miami Country Club.
Jan. 10-Pro-amateur at La Gorce Country Club.
Jan. 11-12-$3.000 Miami Beach Open at La Gorce Country Club.
Jan. 14,18 Mid-Winter amateur at Miami Country Club.
Jan. 21-25-Glenn Curtiss ,.' tourney at Miami municipal
course.
Jan. 24-27 Membership tourney at Biltmore Country Club.
Jan. 28. Feb. 2 --Miami Beach amateur at La Gorce Country Club.
Feb. 4-9 Miami Beach women's tourney at Bayshore Golf and
Country Club
Feb. 710 -Invitation tournament at Biltmore Country Club.
Feb. 11-16- Miami women's tournament at Miami Country Club.
Feb. 18-22 -Miami amateur at Miami Country Club.
Feb. 22 * ' tournament at Biltmore Country Club.
Feb. 25, March 1i Di:e amateur ait Miami Colunty Club.
March 4-7-Miami senior tournament at Bayshore Glf ad Coun-
try Club.
March 9-12 S.i00 International Four-Ball at Miami Country
Club.
March 18-23 -$1,000 T.; Gorce Open at .a Gorce Country
Club

Mialmi's Churches
Miami's moral tone is reflected in the splendid church :di-
fices which prominent cornCrs in all parts of the city,
and in the 1 ' which gather in them to wor
ship Sunday after Sunday.
To meet the needs of Miami's cosmopolitan population,
nearly every faith is represented in church organization. Meth-


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"Miami is the great port of entry
and export-the gateway to South
America. With her harbor at its
present 25 feet, Miami is to have
40 feet soon, and there is talk of
this being the great shipping cen-
ter of the South."-H. M. Crist,
editor of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle.
"Miami is the greatest place in the
world to swim."-Lieut. George
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odist, Presbyterian, Catholic, Jewish, Baptist, Christian, Lu-
theran, El i-..*.'l. Christian Science and many other religious
beliefs are well established here. Miami church .... ,._:.ti.11
have built not only to take care of their own needs, but also
to accommodate the large number of visitors who throng the
city drink, the winter season. Special if. ,,. are made to
provide r r. , . which will interest and be helpful to the
stranger ,. '. 'is to those who are regular attendants. Cor-
dial invitations are ' - : to visitors to join in the various ac-
tivitics and social life of these churches.
Miami churches have been fortunate in - tl1, ic, i to their
pulpits an i . i -.,.. ,; high type of spiritual '. J. r1lir
Cl.1 .h _". i ...... the visitors may expect to hear discourses
on vital problems of human life and relationship. As the re,
sult of constant I'..r through the years, church music in
Miami has been built to a high standard-a standard which
compares favorably with that of the largest cities of the
country.
During the winter season Miami attracts the leaders of the
religious world, just as it does the leaders in every line of
human endeavor, and in its churches are annually heard many
of the most eminent divines of America.
Each winter there are conducted in the larger churches of
Miami several important religious conferences, taking up sur-
veys of various fields of church activity such as missions,
church extension, modern trends of fl .'I...,, Sunday school
work, week-day church activities, etc. These conferences are
addressed by prominent church leaders in the various fields,
and are open to the public.
The visitor in Miami interested in religious . ifI,, will find
not only a warm welcome in Miami churches but also an un,
usual opportunity to come in contact with church leadership.


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Famous Biscayne Regatta
NE of Miami's many
famous sporting classics
is the Bay Biscayne re-
gatta, where noted internal,
tional power boat racers meet
every year to battle for suprem-
acy over this renowned course.
It was on this course a year
ago that Gar Wood, well
known Detroit and Miami boat
designer, broke his own world's
record with his Miss America
V. Every year sees such exhib-
itors racing as Carl G. Fisher,
of Miami Beach and Indiana-
polis: Mrs. W. J. Connors, of
Buffalo; Mrs. Delphine Dodge
C,., , i. 11 of Detroit, and
many others as well known.
Maj. H. 0. D. Segrave, noted
London sportsman, i I' repre-
sent Great Britain in this year's
regatta.
The regatta is staged every
year at the height of the mid-
winter season. There are class
races for boats of every size
and description from the out-
board motor, hopping in and
out of the water, to the 1 i
power craft of the Miss Amer-
ica type which i . - 80
miles an hour.


"To the individual seeking quietude
of mind Miami is almost divine."
Frederick D. Owen, retired engin-
eer and architect of the department
of public buildings and public
parks, Washington, D. C.











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This attractive folder and
others have been issued by
the Publicity Department of
the City of Miami in con-
junction with the Chamber
of Commerce. Address all in-
quiries to the Chamber of
Commerce. This literature is
for free distribution to those
who are interested in learn-
ing of this wonderful sec-
tion. The Miami Chamber of
Commerce will gladly supply
further details and more spe-
cific information along any
line upon request. Letters are
answered promptly and cheer-
fully. A Bureau of Informa-
tion and Tourists' Registra-
tion is located in the Cham-
ber of Commerce, 315 Ven-
etian Arcade, Flagler Street,
and visitors are cordially in-
vited to call and avail them-
selves of its free service.


"No resort in the world,
now famous as such, can ap-
proach Miami in its climate."
- Albert Payson Terhune,
nationally known short story
writer and dog fancier.











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1928-1929 WINTER RATES FOR MIAMI HOTELS
The following list of Hotels and Apartments and their rates in Greater Miami District have been carefully checked by the Hotel Association & Apartment
House Association. They are guaranteed by the Miami Chambexr of Commerce and the City of Miami.


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1928-1929 WINTER RATES FOR MIAMI APARTMENTS
Rates are for season except where specified as monthly


Name

Cushman.
De Leach. ,
DIel Male .

Don . ....... ...
Dorn Hotel Apl.
Druid Coll t ....




Elizabeth & Vei a

Elmer .

Elon ....

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H eins . .......

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