National Geographic : 1942 Apr
00 Luce from Enit All the World Agrees There's No More Soul-stirring Eyeful Than the BayofNaples atSunrise Smoke plumes from Vesuvius. At its base, like stage settings in an Italian opera, are the villages of San Giovanni and Resina. Near byare thefamous ruins of Herculaneum and Pompeii. Castel dell' Ovo, with its cafes and mandolin players, stands on the point of land (right center). Onthefarside ofitliethenaval base and harbor docks, frequently bombed by the British. Curving to the left is Naples' symmetrical water front.