National Geographic : 1945 May
() National Geographic Society Kodachrome byMaynard Owen Williams Star and Crescent, Dread Emblem of Turkish Conquerors, Parades at Peace with the Cross At the Turkish. Empire's zenith this flag held sway from Persia to Morocco, from the Sudan to Austria. Today the Republic hasrenounced territorial aggrandize ment. On marble steps, thousands review Istanbul's Boy Scout drummers. On the curb, soldiers and policemen alternate ashonor guards (Plate V).