National Geographic : 1949 Sep
© National Geographic Society 4 Plump Pigeons Will Soothe the Gourmet's Palate in Fashionable Parisian Cafes The tasty birds bring fancy prices in French and Spanish cities. They average more than a pound. Here, on the French side at Sare, the pigeons are packed carefully in wicker baskets after capture. Irene iurcett-Scougall + Hot Political Arguments, Featured by Wav ing Hands, Spice Waiting Periods The Basques, inhabiting both slopes of the western Pyrenees, are a strange race of unknown origin. About 600,000 in all, they speak Eskuara, a language allied to no other European tongue.