Martiansare probably people like the giant Scandinavians. They are, he thinks, abouttwice the size of human beings, and have enormous noses and large protrudingeyes. Their eyes are probably blue and their hair is almost white. They have nonecks, no waists, very prominent ears, and large heads and bodies supported byvery thin legs and very small feet.
By Marconi Transatlantic Wireless Telegraph to The New York Times
February 21, 1909