A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
From: Robert Eno
Date: 2016 Nov 19, 12:51 -0700
Reminds me of an old quip from the late 1960s in which an American humour magazine was poking fun at Canada and our apparent quirks:
Why is Canada always coloured red on globes?
From: NavList@fer3.com [mailto:NavList@fer3.com] On Behalf Of Francis Upchurch
Sent: November-18-16 11:14 PM
Subject: [NavList] Re: How Globes were Made in the 1950s
How the world has changed during my lifetime! ( for the better, no doubt). Notice that much of the world was still painted red then,(Including India, so presumably a pre-independance globe). Wonder what it will look like in 50 years time? We live in interesting and changing times!