National Geographic : 1931 Mar
THE AUTHOR CURED MANY NATIVE ILLS His medicine was in great demand and people came from far places to be treated by the "white magician." Many of the cases were infections resulting from neglected and dirty cuts or wounds. For the most part, these responded readily to antiseptic treatment. A DANCING DERVISH OE KHOTAN He is what might be termed aMohammedan sacred tramp, who travels from place to place with agroup of other religious enthusiasts, giving performances of mystic dances. The old dervish's huge turban ofgreen cloth (the color of the Prophet) issurmounted by tufts ofblack yak hair.