National Geographic : 1931 Dec
Photograph from Ekte THE STURDY "TEDDY" CLAIMS LARVIK, IN SOUTHERN NORWAY, AS ITS HOME PORT Here was built the craft which, after 38 years of service on the Skagerrak, was destined to take the authorand hisfamily safely into thefarwaters of the world. Larvik, with a population of about 10,oo000, is a trading and manufacturing center of importance. Vessels ofalmost any size may find anchor age in its harbor. Timber, wood pulp, granite, and ice are exported.