National Geographic : 1939 May
TOSSED ON A WALRUS HIDE, HE HAS JUMPED OVER THE INFLATED SEALSKIN IN MID-AIR Independence Day is the big holiday of the year at Wales, and white miners and their children from near-byTin City join inthe celebration. This Eskimo version of blanket tossing is a favorite sport, and formerly was used in religious ceremonies. The man tries toland on his feet. Inthe background are drying racks to keep meat out of reach of dogs.