National Geographic : 1945 Jun
@ National Geographic Society Kodachrome byWalter C.LowdermilK Because Draft Animals Are Scarce in Szechwan, Brawny Men Do the Hauling on theChengtu-Chungking Highway Drawing a rubber-tired cart laboriously up slopes and running recklessly down, they are moving a cartload of coal. Ponds attheroadside arericefields lying inthe winter water fallow. To utilize every foot of growing space, broad beans are planted along the terraces. Fringing thebank aretufts ofplume grass.