National Geographic : 1993 Mar
magazines readable after more than 50 years. One memento was more poignant: a dog skeleton magazinesreadableafter more than 50 years. One memento was more poignant:a dog skeleton found huddled among the food boxes. The husky, Broadbent believes, may have escaped the expe dition's rushed attempts to humanely kill dozens of sled dogs during the base's emergency prewar evacuation-a desperate move meant to spare the abandoned animalsfrom slow starvation.