National Geographic : 1926 Oct
l) National (eographic society THE HARBOR OF THE PEARL OF THE RIVIERA In 1763 Tobias Smollett found this aristocratic resort of Cannes "a little fishing town, agreeably situated onthebeach of thesea." To-day itisa playground for Europe's fashionable world, and, excepting Cowes, few harbors shelter more palatial yachts. Near Cannes isthe IleSte. Marguerite, where the Man in the Iron Mask was imprisoned.