National Geographic : 1943 Mar
Malta Invicta 391 iuropean Homes Blasted, They Live in Rock-hewn Shelters; But They Smile! These limestone refuges are cold and damp, but they make effective bomb-proofs. Malta defenders, with fighters and antiaircraft, have shot down more than 1,000 enemy planes. S ..- ;t.. L British Information Services Between Bombings, Maltese Farm Folk Plant, Hoe, and Harvest People such as this farmer and his two daughters have carried on gallantly to raise as much food as pos sible on the arid soil. Soldiers and sailors, too, lend a helping hand in garnering Malta's bumper harvest.