National Geographic : 1935 Jun
Photograph by (Gillot-Katel HUGE WHEELS CARRY WATER TO THIRSTY CROPS Mountain torrents rush through and under Fez-a strange sight in a North African country which merges into the Sahara. Wheels turned by the streams lift the water to irrigate orchard and garden. Photograph from Gilbert Grosvenor A STRANGE RELIC OFTHE PAST ISTHE CLOCK OFBOU INANIA There are 13 gongs, supported onbrackets, with anarrow window above each. Supposedly built about 1357 fortelling time, themechanism has been in disuse so long that noone can now explain it(see text, page 676).