National Geographic : 1938 Feb
146 THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE Photograph by Georg Reisner from Pix CAMERA-SHY, SHE SHOWS HER BIG FISH, BUT THE SUN GETS IN HER EYES Women of Nazare live in dread of losing husbands and sweethearts in Atlantic storms. Ten fishermen were drowned one night during the photographer's visit. Fish caught by these villagers are carried by the women to inland towns several miles distant. The elderly woman at the right wears a skirt of bold plaid, such as the men use for shirts and trousers.