National Geographic : 1924 Sep
ZIGZAGGING ACROSS SICILY 305 I: It ti' 8% ^***yla NJ Photograph by A. W. Cutler GOSSIP HOUR With the exception of mining and deep-sea fishing, most of the industries of Sicily are connected directly or indirectly with agriculture. These women, for example, belong to the numerous army of housewives engaged in preserving vegetables in tins, especially tomatoes and artichokes. Millions of cans are shipped annually from the island to the Italian mainland and to South America. Ir r 6 U ^'