National Geographic : 1928 Dec
Photograph by Wide World LEIPZIG IS FAMOUS THROUGHOUT EUROPE FOR ITS GREAT INDUSTRIAL FAIRS Fur traders and merchants flock here every year and manufacturers come with samples of the things they make, for exhibition inthe endless booths. Buyers come from as far away as China, Australia, and the Western World. In noisy street parades during fairs many unique and bizarre figures and floats appear. A holiday crowd in the Augustusplatz.