National Geographic : 1903 Aug
m E 'oJIAIPIHIIC . .-- IN. .. MA(GAtill N ILLUSTRATED MONTHLY, published by the NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, at Washing- ton, D. C. All editorial communications should be addressed to the Editor of the NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE, Corcoran Building, Wash ington, D. C. Business communications should be addressed to the National Geographic Society, Corcoran Building, Washington, D. C. 25 CENTS A NUMBER; $2.50 A YEAR Editor: GILBERT H. GROSVENOR Associate Editors GENERAL A. W. GREELY ChiefSignal Offcer, U. S . Army W J McGEE Ethnologist in Charge, Bureau of American Ethnology C. HART MERRIAM Chiefof the BiologicalSurvey, U. S. Department of Agriculture BLIZA RUHAMAH SCIDMORE Author of "Java,the Garden of the East," etc. MARCUS BAKER Carnegie Institution. WILLIS L. MOORE Chief of the Weather Bureau, U.S . Departmentof Agriculture O. H. TITTMANN Superintendent of the U. S . Coast and Geodetic Survey O. P. AUSTIN Chief of the Bureau of Statistics, Department of Commerce and Labor. DAVID T. DAY Chief of the Division of Mineral Resources, U. S. GeologicalSurvey IDA M. TARBELL Author of "Life of Napoleon," "Life of Lincoln," etc. CARL LOUISE GARRISON Principalof Phelps School, Wash ington, D. C. WASHINGTON, D. A C.