National Geographic : 1946 Mar
() rNational geographic Society Yap's Men Have Curly Black Hair and Coffee-colored Skin High cheekbones and slightly hooked noses are also typical. Many strains are blended in these people of Micronesia, who were ruled by Spain and Ger many before the League of Nations placed the islands under Japanese mandate. Their language is a mixture of Polynesian and many other tongues. Kodachromes U.S.Marine Corps, Official, byLt. David D.Duncan Clothing Shortages Mean Nothing toTenaku, aYap Belle She's fully dressed with skirt ofshredded coconut leaves, hibiscus and lilies from the near-by jungle for her hair, and neck cord indicating marital status. Tenaku, 26 and the mother of two children, was shot intheleftfoot byastray bullet from a plane strafing a Japanese headquarters.