National Geographic : 1937 May
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE KITTY GETS THE SPOTLIGHT-BECAUSE SHE HAS NO TAIL! When the demand for Manx cats exceeds the supply, natives sometimes fill orders with ordinary ones - after docking ! Other strange residents of the isle are rumpless chickens. © National Geographic Society Finlay Photographs by 1. Anthony Stewart LADS AND LASSIES DON THEIR BRAWS FOR TIE HIGHLAND GATHERING During this summer festival held in The Nunnery grounds near Douglas, Gordon Highlanders in kilt and sporran re-enact the original Raising of the Regiment. Taking the part of the 18th-century Duchess of Gordon, one young lady welcomes each recruit with a shilling and a kiss.