National Geographic : 1950 Oct
O National Geographic Society T Indian Dancers at Fiesta Shuffle along a Road near Pisac Indians have always had to do Peru's heavy labor. Religious processions and folk dances of fiestas enliven their existence. Here, with mincing steps, they dance to antique music. Kodlachromes by Kip Ross + A Dancer's Mask (Center) Pokes Fun at Spanish Mustaches Facial hair is sparse among Peruvian Indians. Whisk ers therefore mark a man as Spanish or cholo. Drum mers and dancers at the gayest fiestas frequently wear mournful expressions. Grin (right) is rare.