National Geographic : 1938 May
(c) National (Ueographic society raintung Dyrile oneveriange EUROPE'S ONLY WILD MONKEY IS THE BARBARY APE, OR MAGOT, WHICH LIVES ON THE ROCK OFGIBRALTAR These powerful tailless macaques-found also on the African shore of the Strait-are a familiar sight onthefamous Rock. Local legend says that when the apes go the British, too, will go. The only official "Keeper of the Apes" in the whole British Army looks after them. Afull-grown male is bigger than an Airedale terrier. George, who lived for ten years in the Washington, D. C., zoo, delighted inthrowing water atvisitors.