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Miss DIANA HOUGHTON-ROGERS, ' How I travelled in South America '


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TRAVELLING in many parts of South
America is a business for an explorer rather than a tourist, and in her latest journey in search of Indian legends and folk-lore at first hand Miss Diana Houghton-Rogers found her way into some of the strangest places of that strange Continent. Amongst her means of travel were the invaluable canoe, the only means of penetrating to the settlements of the tribes who live amongst the trackless forests of the Upper Amazon; a motor car. which she took over roads hitherto thought impassable : and a small steamer in the wild seas of the South Atlantic. Listeners may be assured, therefore, that the story of her expedition is full of thrills.


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Miss DIANA HOUGHTON-ROGERS, ' How I travelled in South America '

5XX Daventry, 25 August 1927 21.20

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