National Geographic : 1944 May
Kano, Mud-made City © National (Geographic Society Kodachrome by K. S. Twitchell On Their Mats Two Dirt-floor Merchants Spread a Bewildering Array One offers charcoal, shells, beads, spools of thread, and kohl for beautification. His companion sells the white cap so popular with Kano men. Under the second bamboo shade, their drinking water cools in a semiporous jug. They have an audience; the crowd loves to have its picture taken.