"Quel malheur . . . another one," sighed Monsieur René Besniers. A jeep
had just crashed into the window of his Paris pharmacy. Since Druggist
Besniers opened his shop at the teeming corner of rue Dunkerque and rue
du Faubourg Poissonière 36 years ago, 108 different vehicles have
hurtled into his store.
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