National Geographic : 1947 Apr
Man's Mightiest Ally @ National Geographic Society Kodachrome by Willard R. Culver Using Stainless Steel for a Canvas, an Artist Paints the World's Communications Story In her New York studio Miss Buell Mullen completes a mural for Brazil's Ministry of Communications. The giant hands represent the touch of fingertips, man's first message. A beam from heaven conveys spiritual under standing. The press (lower left) spreads intelligence. Eighteen feet high, the polished sheet weighs 1,400 pounds.