National Geographic : 1938 Sep
OLD AND NEW BLEND IN YANKEELAND Finlay P'hotograph by B. Anthony Stewart THE GOVERNOR'S FOOT GUARDS HOLD A REVOLUTIONARY CHARTER Their uniforms were patterned after those of the British foemen's Coldstream Guards. Their principal duty now is to attend the State Executive on Inauguration Day. Because for years the General Assembly met in both Hartford and New Haven, there are two companies. Lc) National uteograpntc society inlay Pthotograph by Edwin L. Wisherd WITH TIE FIRST SNOWFALL TAFT BOYS TAKE TO THEIR SKIS Dr. Horace D. Taft. a brother of the former President and Chief Justice of the United States, still takes an active interest in this splendid school, which he founded at Watertown in 1893. It is one of the many notable private educational institutions in Connecticut.