National Geographic : 1939 May
A WELL-STOCKED LARDER, ESKIMO STYLE! ONE WHALE YIELDS BLUBBER ENOUGH TO FEED THEWHOLE VILLAGE FOR MANY DAYS Three men are needed to carry the huge chunks of fatty material which forms a layer just under the creature's outerskin. Itisused asfood and melted into oil to burn in lamps. All the 180 or so people in Wales received a share of the pile in the foreground (page 651).