National Geographic : 1935 Dec
© National Geographic Society Photograph by H. Rex ROMANCE BUDS BENEATH AN OLD BUT KINDLY EYE Eagle-down plumes adorn the velvet hats of the girl in pleated skirt, silk apron, and colorful scarf, and her swain in leather shorts. The chaperon wears a heavy fur cap and from five to seven petticoats ! Photograph byW.Pfingstl HIKERS FROM THEVILLAGE OFTEN VISIT THIS INN Roman Bierling, World War veteran, runs the little wooden tavern on a green, sunny hillsidenear Oberammergau. While hiswife mends his woolen socks, he strums hisguitar, and hisringing yodels echo from distant hills.