National Geographic : 1943 Aug
() National Geographic Society The Male of the Species Can Be Colorful, Too! These two young men of the Douarnenez district are dressed here in their Sunday best. From gay costumes and workaday denims, young Normans and Bretons changed to khaki or navy blue. Many are still in German prison camps. Kodachromes by Peter Upton Muir Crisp Lace Caps, Bright Aprons, Gay Smiles It was festival day at Pont-Aven. Breathless, these young women had just finished a village dance. In Brittany there areabout 800types of coifs; each locality has its own. Some cover the head; others arebut tiny wisps oflace.