National Geographic : 1940 May
600 THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE -0 Photograph by Herrmann from Pix LOBSTER IS KING AT THE PICTOU CARNIVAL Floats representing a gargantuan lobster and a giant pot are drawn through the streets of Pictou in the parade climaxing the annual Lobster Fisheries Carnival. Boat races and trap-building contests are also held. There is dancing in the streets, and kilts twirl in time to music of many bands. Announcements are made of the largest lobster catch by one man during the year, and of the biggest single crustacean taken.