National Geographic : 1940 Apr
© National Geographic Society "I PLEDGE MY WORD THESE WILL BE A PERFECT FIT" With his bench set up in a shady side street in Aswan, the cobbler fashions sharp-toed shoes of red leather while the customer looks on. Kodachromes byB.Anthony Stewart MODERNISM INVADES THE ART OFTHE PHARAOHS ! Busily he sews pieces ofgaudy cloth together tomake novelty panels for visitors. Some designs arepatterned after carvings and paintings intombs.