National Geographic : 1931 Mar
SIvauvoaIl vc- g pus a vutLy GULAM MOHAMMED HAS BEEN THIRTY YEARS IN TURKESTAN Long residence has made the veteran headman of the British Consu late at Kashgar so thoroughly conversant with the country's ways that he is of inestimable value to His Britannic Majesty's local representative. iNaturai uoior rnotograpns oy vv. tsossnara HER HEADDRESS SERVES AS HAT AND PARASOL COMBINED Kirghiz women are proud ofthese elaborate creations, which fre quently contain as much as20yards of cloth. They also are fond of displaying silver and coral ornaments on special occasions.