National Geographic : 1948 May
Norman M.MacNeil Cordage Shrieking, Masts Swaying, the Bark Scuds Along. "Earth Will Not See Such Ships Again" (John Masefield) Laden with 3,500 tons of wheat, Pamir rides deep in the angry sea. Taut in the wind are the six square topsails, jiggerstaysail, thefore, main, and mizzen-topmast stay sails, and the inner jib. This is all the canvas the bark dares show to the gale. Her jigger mast is stripped lest sailthere cause herhead todrive upinto thewind.