National Geographic : 1930 Sep
SHE CARRIES HER PERFUME IN HER EAR A Negrito girl of Casiguran Bay gives a demonstration of the use to which a perforated ear lobe can be put in the Philippines. The powerful essence to which she is especially partial is made from a crushed forest herb (see text, page 335). STYLES CAUSE THEMANGYAN WOMAN NO ANXIETY Her attire is simple; a cloth turban, awoven bandeau, ashort skirt, and a few beads suffice. Inoutlying villages the costume often consists of nothing more than a geestring. Both men and women ofher tribe wear their hair long and filetheir teeth to the gums.