National Geographic : 1937 Oct
! Iv ationai 'xeograpnic society SWINGING A SCYTHE WOULD BE HOT WORK IN THIS GARB The farmer's grandfather, however, may have worn the wide sash and gondola-shaped shoes when he mowed his grain with the broad-bladed tool. The people of Bethmale are reputedly descended from Huns who were left in the Pyrenees after Attila's defeat some 1,500 years ago. rinlay rnotograpns ny vv.lKoDert ivioore AN OLD-FASHIONED BONNET SHADES SMILING EYES Her coquettish headgear, flowered shawl, bright plaid apron, and up turned wooden shoes are treasured family heirlooms. For everyday wear the girls of Castillon prefercurrent styles inParis frocks, while men ofthe mountain towns customarilywear sack suits.