WINDPROOF SUIT TO AID MT. EVEREST CLIMBERS (Mar, 1933)

Does it also include scientificially designed windproof cigarettes?
What does scientificially mean anyway? Is that a combination of scientifically and officially? It’s officially scientific!

WINDPROOF SUIT TO AID MT. EVEREST CLIMBERS

Windproof suits will be used by mountain climbers next summer, in a new attempt to reach the 29,141-foot summit of Mount Everest in Asia. The costume is scientificially designed to give protection from icy blasts. Members of the expedition will carry oxygen tanks.

3 comments
  1. The MountainWorldâ„¢ Blog says: April 19, 20077:04 am

    Everest gear, circa 1933…

    I came across this wonderful image from a 1933 advertisement for a new windsuit to be used on Mount Everest for the 1933 Everest Expedition. It originally appeared in the March, 1933 edition of Popular Science magazine. Seems that climbing…

  2. Stannous says: April 19, 20076:17 pm

    I think it’s a contraction of scientific and artificial.

  3. Vijay Ojha says: December 18, 200712:15 am

    Dear Sir/Madam,
    We have urgent requirement of following items:
    1- Life Jackets – 20 Nos.
    2- Dome Tents Gmen Nylon Double Fly – 10 Nos.
    3- Down Jackets – 20 Nos.
    4- Down Sleeping Bags – 20 Nos.
    5- Wind Proof Suits – 20 Nos.
    6- Carry Mats – 20 Nos.
    7- Poncho’s cum Bivouac – 20 Nos.
    8- Mess Tent Nylon D/fly (20 men) – 3 Nos.
    9- Toilet Tent (Nylon) – 4 Nos.
    10- Multifuel Stove – 5 Nos.
    11- Multipurpose Knife – 10 Nos.
    12- Fleece Cap – 20 Nos.
    13- Fleece Gloves – 20 Nos.
    14- Gloves Neoprene Inners.

    Kindly arrange to send us the prices of above items as well as delivery schedule immediately.

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