South Pole base of the future
March 1947, South pole expedition of Capt. Byrd.
The American South Pole expedition of Byrd has, according to A. P. achieved the following results: 1. The basis has been laid for American territorial claims. 2. A vast plateau of 4000 meters high has been discovered . 3. An oasis with multicolored warm lakes was found, suitable as a base for seaplanes. 13 ships, 12 planes and 4000 men took part in the expedition.
Original text plus Dutch clipping:
Zuidpool basis der toekomst? De Amerikaansche Zuidpoolexpeditie van Byrd heeft volgens A.P. de volgende resultaten bereikt: