National Geographic : 1950 Jun
Roaming Korea South of the Iron Curtain 807 J. L. Kaukonen Necks Crane as Seoul, in Holiday Mood, Chooses a Harvest Festival "Swing Queen" The swinger, starting from a standstill, "pumps" frantically to reach the rope stretched high between poles in the background. For greater safety her feet are strapped to the swing. Flag-decked supports tower 60 feet. Swinging is almost a national sport with Korean women; men seldom participate.