National Geographic : 1947 Feb
Fali Women Trip the Light Fantastic on Heavy Legs These ceremonial dancers perform, in their way, the village ballet of Bassoum. Some of their steps resemble those of the quadrille, an obsolete square dance, the photographer reports. Pierre Ichac After the BallIsover ...aGirl Must Rest Married women wear ropycotton girdles. This girl has one ofleather, indi cating she is a maiden. Teethofrats areworn asearrings. Acolor photograph would show bodies painted red.