National Geographic : 1953 Aug
.. - ,. _ " ' ..... i ... Kodachrome by H. M. Swann © National Geographic Society 162 Clouds Cling Like a Snowy Cloth to South Africa's Table Mountain; Cape Town Lies atIts Base Table Mountain's flat summit rises 3,567 feet above the sea. In good weather aerial cable cars shuttle sight-seerstothe mountaintop. Devil's Peak (left) and sharp Lion's Head (right) flank the cloud-capped mesa. This beach adjoins the fishing village of Bloubergstrand. Homes (left) overlook broad Table Bay.