National Geographic : 1944 May
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by George W. Scott In the Gloom below Thatched Roofs, Salesmen Sit in Ghostly White Gowns Thatch marks the third-class mercantile section of the walled-in native city. Concrete houses the better merchants, and mud thesecond class. Last inimportance are the bamboo-shade and pack-on-head merchants. On the "sidewalk," man and boy arebarefoot.