National Geographic : 1954 Jul
18 On Thyangboche's Sunlit Meadow, 13,500 Feet High, Climbers Sort Their Supplies Ropes of a rough corral keep overcurious folk of the monastery at a distance. George Band (foreground) opens boxes holding wireless equipment. Beyond him Tom Bourdillon sadly checks oxygen bottles; a third, he discovered, had gone flat. Sherpas camp in tents at left; British use bedrolls around the domed mess tent.