National Geographic : 1945 Jul
This Was Austria Styrian Vintners, Some in Bare Feet for Treading Grapes, Turn the Maximilian Karnitscnnlgg Wine Press lroL. 1 . Brauner, .ir. A Cart Adorned Like a Christmas Tree Leads a Herd Home from High, Lonely Pastures To celebrate the yearly return, joyful herdboys wear festival dress. In Styria's mountain valleys they spent the summer in solitude. Now autumn's threat of snow drives them to cozy homes. With them go milk and cheese. Horns of the lead goats are colored as a sign of gratitude that no harm has befallen the herd. When cattle leave the mountains, they are garlanded with streamers and pine twigs.