National Geographic : 1945 Apr
The National Geographic Magazine . a -naiumai uieogra)ipmc )ocelty Kodachrome, U. S. Army, Official Paradise of Horn-blowing Cabbies, Paris Has Come to This, the Bicycle Taxi! Grand Lafayette is just one of hundreds of Paris bars. Lacking coal, the city shut its night spots last winter. Short of illuminating gas, it let pressure fall. Turned on again, gas flowed from open burners, causing scores of deaths. Neither gasoline shortage nor any other bothered this Yank-on-leave and his WAC.