National Geographic : 1932 Apr
© National Geographic Society GOTHIC ART TRIUMPHS IN KRAKOW'S ST. MARY'S For 700 years, from the higher, crowned tower of this 13th-century church, a trumpeter has sounded the hejnal (morning song) in memory of a bugler killed in the act by a Tatar arrow. The Mickiewicz statue in the right foreground. iNaturai t.oior rnotograpns Dy nans nuaenorana MOUNTAIN CHILDREN HONOR ADAM MICKIEWICZ Writing of his country'scustoms and beliefs, her history and struggles, Poland's national poet thereby voiced her aspirations for liberty. His body rests in the Cathedralofthe Wawel (see Color Plate I).St. Mary's Church in the background.