National Geographic : 1917 Aug
Photograph byJ.M. Contricho, from Mrs. Charles K.Moser LONG, SNAKY CARAVANS FROMQTHE KHAT PLANTATIONS OF THE YEMEN INTERIOR , The Chinaman woos his "white lady," the poppy indulges in wines and other alcoholic beverages. The Unlike alcohol, however, it conceals no demon, but a flower; the East Indian chews bhang; theWest African delights inkola; the Caucasian Yemen Arab eats khat, which is not a narcotic, wooing sleep, but astimulant like alcohol. fairy who transports the devotee on wingsofdelight torealms offancy.