National Geographic : 1940 Nov
Racing Against the Dread Monsoon-the Authors, Hurrying Back to Burma, Hurtle Over aSunken Culvert During July, August, September, and occasionally October and June, heavy rains fall over the Burma Road. Always dangerous, the highway attimes becomes im passable. Landslides block it with tons of rock, and maintenance crews must be on the job day and night (page 643). This stretch isnear Kutkai, Burma.