National Geographic : 1926 Oct
A FLOWER SELLER A LA CARNIVAL This Provencal in the rakish native hat sells some of the blossoms thrown in Nice's flower battle, the maximum price being $1.30 for Ioo tiny bunches. To the flirtatious she offers a single cyclamen in ferns, to be kissed and tossed to the fairest lady in the parade. FLORAL AMMUNITION FOR THE FLOWER BATTLE In the glad revolt againstroutine and boredom, everyone from gray haired grandmother to toddling infant dons, figuratively, the cap and bells,. strips the market of flowers, and dances away tojoin the light-hearted sport "that wrinkled care derides."