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Mistresses in All Arts of Fascinating Men

MISTRESSES IN ALL ARTS OF FASCINATING MEN

Mulatto girls of the Ouled Naïls are works of art. Their hair and eyebrows are dyed blue-black. Their carmine lips and red nails are, like their picturesque coifs and rich and varied jewelry, additions to the tar-brush tint of skin. The cigarette is but an item in their sophisticated charms

Nomad Maid of the Mill Preparing Couscous

NOMAD MAID OF THE MILL PREPARING COUSCOUS

She pours the barley through a hole in the upper stone, which she turns by means of the stick. The grain is cooked with mutton, honey, and a variety of things to form the national dish, couscous