National Geographic : 1956 Feb
© National Geographic Society + Gossip and Water Alike Gush at a Village Well Hundreds of shallow wells supply water for home use and irrigation in the riverless Pescadores. This farm boy, who balances a heavy shoulder yoke, is charged with -watering the crops. Coral windbreak shelters a vegetable plot from destructive winds. 4 Women Probe Rocky Shores for Edible Seaweed Dried in paper-thin sheets and wrapped around rice, the weed is esteemed as a delicacy. *Page 273: Recreation is limited. Volleyball, even without a net, helps Nationalist soldiers pass leisure hours. Painters refurbish the Confucian temple.