National Geographic : 1945 Jan
The National Geographic Magazine Beautiful but Clumsy, Mula Mulai Sails Close-hauled off Salajar The Celebes prau is built in two stages. Low and undecked at first, she is the primitive pajala. When a high poop deck is added, she becomes a palari, resembling her model, the Portuguese galleon of 400 years ago. Before the war, builders began making modern sailing vessels.