National Geographic : 1938 Jun
DEVOTIONS BEFORE A CATHEDRAL DOORWAY Seated outside the Church of Saint Stanislaus, two elderly Poles read their prayer books. On the site of this old edifice, erected a century before America was discovered, a shrine to a pagan god of light once stood. Photographs byMaynard Owen Williams WILNOREADS INMANY LANGUAGES Newspapers in Polish, Russian, Yiddish, Lithuanian, and German areoffered by the shawl-bedecked vender. English and French journals arerare. Poland's national emblem, the White Eagle, ornaments thecigarette stand.