National Geographic : 1996 Jul
TUG-OF-WAR Tribesmen in the Philippines strain at tug-of war, introduced by Americans early this century as a substi tute for head-hunting. The sport was an Olympic event between 1900 and 1920. TENNIS Blending ballet and bravado, French prodigy Suzanne Lenglen helped turn a garden-party game into a major sport. Her short dresses caused a sensation, here at the 1920 Antwerp Olympics.