National Geographic : 1940 Apr
J INationai ueograpnic society BAUBLES MAKE HER SAVINGS ACCOUNT When this young Egyptian miss marries, she will invest any spare money in jewelry. In case of divorce such "deposits" remain hers. She watches over a flock of goats along a canal near the Step Pyramid of Saqqara. Kodachromes by B.Anthony Stewart BLANKETS WARD OFF BOTH HEAT AND COLD To protect himself from the glaring sun ofUpper Egypt, this fellah, or tiller, has wrapped his heavy robe about his face and shoulders. On chilly winter nights he also swathes himself inblankets, though his feet are left bare.