National Geographic : 1939 Mar
Photograph by Maynard Owen Williams WITH TOTEM POLES LIKE SHAGGY PARASOLS, NGADA TRIBESMEN SHOW RESPECT TO THE SOULS OF JEALOUS DEAD Carved tree trunks sheltered by thatched roofs represent male ancestors. In a bamboo-thicket clearing spreads thedusty enclosure of anative village on the island of Flores (page 338). Christian schools are educating the younger generation here. Missionaries take careto show no disrespect for the totems.