National Geographic : 1942 Jul
© National Geographic Society French Goatee and Mustache Adorn a South Sea Islander For dignity the New Caledonia tribesman follows the style of the period of Napoleon III, during whose reign the island was annexed by France (1853). Both he and his clean-shaven son wear shirts made in Japan. ouacnrounes oy ruzo ue Inetelat Javanese Belles Sheathe Their Slim Bodies inBatik Sarongs They and their menfolk were brought toNew Caledonia towork inthe mines, but most of the women prefer housework. Virtually every white family in the island has aJavanese servant.