National Geographic : 1914 Dec
Photos by H. G . Dwight IN A TURKISH STREET: CONSTANTINOPLE Constantinople is a city without street names or house numbers. One's mail is addressed to his quarter of the city, and the postman relies on the neighborhood folk to serve as a city directory for all new names. PILGRIMS ON THEWAY TOMECCA: CONSTANTINOPLE From eight to ten ofthe twelfth month ofthe Mohammedan year the great pilgrimage to Mecca begins and thefaithful from among the 300,000,000 people professing theMohammedan religion turn their hearts, if not their steps,toward Mecca.