National Geographic : 1943 Mar
© National Geographic Society Nelson Might Almost Typify a Plane Spotter Now! The figurehead of the old H.M.S. Nelson, which served from 1814 to 1891, looks incongruous against a modern apartment. The present 33,950-ton battleship H.M.S. Nelson is the third British ship to bear the name. "Alert," Say His Shoe-button Eyes and Tuftlike Ears! Actually, this young Koalabear prefers tosleep during theday and feed at night on eucalyptus leaves, hisonly food. The government protects these soft-furred animals.