National Geographic : 1932 Jan
Photograph byVittus Nielsen A "GYM" CLASS OF 9,000 Physical education is a major subject of the curriculum, not a fad, in Danish schools. Exhibitions, such as this drill inthe Copenhagen Stadium, give visitors the rare chance of seeing the national costumes of bygone days. The children wear them for folkdances. Gymnastics and Sunday outings are part of the Danish child's health training.