National Geographic : 1941 Mar
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byB.Anthony Stewart "Look 'Em Over, Boys," Said the Radio Broadcaster. "They Can Ride Anythingwith Hair onItsBack!" Neighbor States, Oklahoma and Arkansas, compete at Fort Smith to see whose cowgirls can ride, rope, and look thebest. Perched onthis corral fence isthe Oklahoma team. At work on a real ranch, honest-to-goodness cowgirls wear old overalls, dusty boots, and slouch hats. But atrodeo shows they appear like mannequins in fashion parades.