National Geographic : 1946 Oct
Bearskin Pants Are the Trademark of the Thule Men The white bushy trousers, practical warm garments, are also sought as sou venirs. The man trading in the Thule store is not one of the local people. The Thule natives are properly called Eskimos, for they still are a nearly pure blooded strain. Far-off Thule is the northernmost sizable town in Greenland. Ur. E.J.a.'TiKle Every Puff IsPleasure Unalloyed Greenlanders are insatiable smokers. They runalong theiceformiles beside a moving ship, fighting good-naturedly forpacks ofcigarettes thrown tothem by soldiers crowding the railfor their first view ofGreenland's people. The old-fashioned hair-do of thesetwo Uvkusigssat women isseldom seen today.