National Geographic : 1949 Mar
SNat ional Geographic Society A Rangoon Scientists Fly to Mergui to Join the National Geographic Eclipse Party Left to right are Dr. U . Hla, Assistant Director of the Meteorology Department, and University of Rangoon professors Ir. Hla Kyaw, biology; Dr. Tha Hla, geol ogy and geography; Dr. Maung Maung Kha, physics; and Ir. Frederick Dickason, botany. K dlashrone i by . *Hbert -More '" Morning Shopping Ended, Mergui Women Cart Away Unsold Fruits Two women load durian into the cart beside a basket of pineapples. The durian, though highly odoriferous, has a rich nutlike flavor. At eclipse time the streets were lined with stalls selling durian. One woman (left) lifts jackfruit into baskets. NW-.