National Geographic : 1931 Aug
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE () National Geographic Society Natural Color Photograph by Gervaise Courtellemont STAGE STARS OF THE CAMBODIAN COURT Dramatic r6les are usually played by women. As in Siam and the East Indies, the themes are for the most part selected from folklore or from the sacred Indian epic poem, the Ramayana. The acting consists largely of a series of postures. , vaL ttai vcVaugtapya outC11y ,Lua t u la vlau lluougLapu Uy vv. LooerL ivioore STATE FUNCTIONS IN PHNOM PENH CALL FOR BRILLIANT COSTUMES These members of the court have arrived at the Royal Palace to pay their respects and pledge their allegiance to King Monivong at the Cambodian New Year, early in April.