National Geographic : 1944 May
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by George W. Scott Gutter Spouts, Bristling from Roofs Like Guns from a Fortress, Carry Off Rains That Might Reduce Kano toLiquid Mud Clay walls of the merchants' stalls still bear the curving strokes of the plasterer's trowel. Bamboo frames shade open-air merchants from tropical sun. The goat isone of hundreds roaming Kano's streets. In the evening, electric globes on the poles will light the market place.