National Geographic : 1941 May
Dusky Tribesmen of French West Africa Red Lipstick Adds to a Modern Susu Girl's Make-up Styles in initiation costumes (Plate I) vary in different villages and change each year. secrets of old tribal spirit worship and fetishes in a separate group. Boys learn the © Nat ional Ci graphics Siclety Koalahronl, (s by Enzn ic (Chetelat Bassari Dancers Pierce Their Nostrils with Ivory "Knitting Needles" The bead-bedecked warriors have just refreshed themselves with palm wine, following a frenzied dance. Bassaris make fermented drinks from palm sap, millet, and wild honey.