National Geographic : 1935 Dec
© National Geographic Society CHRISTMAS BUSH BURSTS AFLAME IN DECEMBER SUMMER This spectacular plant inhabitant of New South Wales gains its name from the period of its flowering and owes its red coloration to enlarged calyxes rather than to the actual petals. The inner petals are white and soon wither. inlay I'rotograpns Dy VV. x1ODert Ilvoore ON HENLEY DAY BRILLIANT CANOES PARADE THE YARRA Melbourne's Henley Regatta-like that on the Thames inEngland is a combined water carnival and fashion show. Inthis canoe competition the prize goes not to the swiftest but tothe most attractive. Inother events stalwart oarsmen race.