National Geographic : 1940 Apr
© National Geographic Society IN EGYPT WOMEN WEAR EYE SHADOW, TOO! In fact, the use of cosmetics may have originated here beside the Nile. Kohl, such as this tattooed Faiyfim girl uses, and perfumes, paints, and powders, are found in many ancient tombs. She carries soft cheese to market. Kodachromes by B.Anthony Stewart HAT DESIGNERS, PLEASE TAKE NOTICE Walking into Cairo, this vender "wears" ascented head covering of rosebuds and snapdragons,freshly picked incountry gardens. Other street hawkers balance trays of fruits, cakes, or sweetmeats.