National Geographic : 1932 Apr
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE Natural Color Photograph by Maynard Owen Williams ENTRANCE TO THE TURKISH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY BUILDING IN ANKARA The legislative arm of the Government, in which the constitution of the Republic vests all the attributes of national sovereignty, meets here. The single-chamber legislature is composed of 283 deputies in whose election every male Turk over 18 years of age is potentially eligible to participate. YivaLOua.l Jeogriapiinc ociey iNatural Lolor lnotograpn Dy Hermall . Kreider ALL OF THEIR CLOTHES WERE MADE AT HOME Many young Anatolian villagers wear garments which have been woven, fashioned and em broidered by the women of their own families. The youth on the right has a characteristically Turkish countenance, while his companion's features betray a Kurdish ancestry.