National Geographic : 1950 Nov
We Took the Highroad in Afghanistan 703 Paved with Loose Stones, the Narrow Trail Threatened to Slip into the Oxus Journalist Koshan, who follows Jean Shor, bundles face with handkerchief against the sun. "We should have done the same," say the authors. "Jean's nose was burned, her lips swollen and split." Sometimes the trail rose 2,000 feet above the river. At this dip the caravan rode near Nurss.