The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 10, 1968 · Page 153
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 153

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Sunday, November 10, 1968
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Palm Beach Post-Times, Sunday, Nov. 10, 1968K9 mm Mwm GREEN like dollars) II for dynamic growth and unlimited opportunities for business, indus- C try, careers and investments. BLUE for clear skies and sparkling waters (wonderful fishing, boating, 1 swimming and outdoor fun the year 'round). 1 1 YELLOW Yv for sunny living. Over 6 million permanent residents of the na- II 11 tion's fastest growing states.. .plus 19 million tourists last year. II 11 I I VJ To our out-of-state friends we extend a cordial invitation: 111 11 "Make it a Florida business-vacation this winter and do a bit of I m II 11 exploring ." I I Take a good look at the changing face of Florida. ..where the V name of the game is GROWTH. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that in the next decade the Sunshine State will add about 2 million people. And there is no better place to bring up a family. 58,000 new dwelling units were built in the first six months of this year 22,000 more than in the same period last year. Good things are happening in an industrial way, too. More than 1200 companies have located or expanded their facilities here in the last two years alone. Florida, now the 9th state in population, ranks first in the South in retail sales and personal income. Sales of electricity the energy of progress have been increasing at more than five times the population growth rate. To pace Florida's vigorous upsurge, this Company's record-breaking construction program will boost generating capability to nearly 7,000,000 kilowatts by 1971... a 10-year increase of 227. It is dramatic evidence of our confidence in Florida's bright future. Maybe Florida belongs in YOUR futurc.for a better life and a longer one. Millions who first came to play have returned to stay ... to enjoy a career and a vacation at one and the same time. P.S. If you are already a permanent resident.. .congratulations! FLORIDA POWER & LIGHT COMPANY Helping Build Florida

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