National Geographic : 1972 Dec
Ceaseless search for forage and water draws sheepherders across Monument Valley dunes. With the same persever ance, the Navajos seek a better life. But they advance with caution, lest in the quest for change their treasured values vanish as the wind wipes footprints 780 from the sand. we're going to develop a major resort," he said, "with a hotel, a landing strip for jets -and a floating gambling casino." I almost shuddered at the thought of de positing a Las Vegas type of casino in the midst of all this natural beauty. But the tribe believes it can legally sanction gaming on the reservation and, if it can find investors, wants to go ahead.