National Geographic : 1952 Dec
(U Nat lnalI (UeaLgraphiI S(lety + Thirty Pounds of Grass and Fronds Make Ankle-length Bustles These perambulating haystacks cost nothing but time to collect and assemble the materials. Women welcome American DDI)T spray to rid skirts of insects. Modestly, they wear them even when bathing. i,(la(Ilnroies Do" \. ltO)ert .oo'e, Natioliai ,ograpnitle'Satar + "Old Fith," a Crippled Chieftain, Rides a Military Stretcher Fithingimo Niga's age and prestige carry weight in Yap council. Paralyzed by a spinal injury, he is carried everywhere. He knots long white hair and stains it with turmeric. One bearer wears a decorative comb.