National Geographic : 1938 Dec
IN THE LAND OF MOSES AND ABRAHAM "SWING MUSIC" TO THE TOOTS OF ARAB FLUTES Of ancient origin, and known for their peculiar doctrines and practices, these Moslem Alaouites are followers of the religious leader Aga Khan III. © National Geographic Society Kodachrome Photographs by W. Robert Moore NOT ORIENTAL RUGS BUT SQUARE YARDS OF APRICOT JAM! Fragrant orchards flourish about Baalbek's ruined temples to Venus, Bacchus, and Jupiter, which rose above an earlier one to Baal. About these classic piles Syrians sun-dry "blankets" of jam.