National Geographic : 1952 Sep
© National Geographic Society ' Portaging Heavy Packs Through Jungle Is Woman's Back-bending Job When the word "carry" was mentioned, men stepped back in dignity and summoned their women. Each porter earned three yards of cloth for a daylong haul. Kodachromes by Bernice MA.uoetz 4 Cubeo Mother and Son Seem to Reflect the Dots on a Treasured Dress Food was exhausted. Men had wandered off in search of game. Women and children painted bodies, the author believes, to invoke supernatural aid.