Specific facts and findings, drawn from basic questionnaires, on the advantages of retiring to Florida. The various sections of the state are discussed; types of living - buying, renting, building, and/or trailer homes; the details of the questions of moving, how to do it and what to take; budgets, incomes, economies on the financial side; the value of the climate in health and comfort. Here are the possibilities of gardening, farming, fishing, the chances of exploration, sightseeing, the attraction of companions, new circles of friends. Though boaster in tone, this is nevertheless sound advise, guidance for these older people who are contemplating a change to a milder climate. A contribution to old age agenda.