National Geographic : 1940 Sep
Island Treasures of the Caribbean Hoping for Big Sales, They Watch Their Ship Come In Every steamer that docks in Charlotte Amalie brings new customers for gay native-made hats and baskets. St. Thomas is included on many Caribbean cruise itineraries. The Oslofjord was safely in the United States when Norway was invaded. These men live in French St. Thomians Squat for a Friendly Chat Village (Plates VIII and XV). The older man wears his best patent-leather shoes; a black band on his hat shows he is in mourning.