National Geographic : 1931 Mar
LIFE ON THE STEPPES AND OASES OF CHINESE TURKESTAN A VARIATION OF THE PEKING CART DOES TAXI DUTY High-wheeled vehicles drawn, by sun-shaded horses, frequent the streets of Kashgar. Be the journey a short dash about town or a more extended trip overland, this vehicle serves. Auto mobiles are practically unknown. © National Geographic Society Natural Color footograpns oy W. cossnaru MECCA-BOUND PILGRIMS REST BY THE WAY The greater part of Chinese Turkestan's population is Mohammedan and every man of that faith regards a pilgrimage to the Holy City as a step along the road to Heaven.