National Geographic : 1943 Aug
Bernard F.Rogers, Jr. A Solid Wall of Houses Flanks the River Foyle at Londonderry-Here the United States Operates aHuge Naval Base Marines at this port have organized a bagpipe band, with kilts and all. American flyers are less concerned with music and more with weather. They say: "When you can see the mountains, it's going to rain. When you can't-it's raining." Like the Irish, Americans call this city "Derry."