White Troop at Drill, Fort Yellowstone, National Park, U.S.A., The
THE WHITE TROOP AT DRILL. One of the attractions of Yellowstone Park--more attractive perhaps because in this wild, unsettled region there is little that reminds one of man and his customs, is the military post at Mammoth Hot Springs. Here the government keeps a troop of cavalrymen for policing the park. Their duty is to see that neither hunting nor shooting occurs on the reservation, that no injury is done to the vegetable growths or mineral formations, and that the wild animals that live within the boundaries of the park are not annoyed and made timed. A pleasant incident of a visit to the ...
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