National Geographic : 1928 Jun
MOTHER EARTH SNORTS SMOKE AND FIRE: A BURNING OIL WELL Last year Texas produced nearly 214,ooo00ooo barrels of oil, more than one-sixth of the estimated production for the entire world. The value of this production has not been estimated, but the State's smaller oil flow in 1926 was worth $308,700,000. A MEXICAN WEAVER OFSERAPES AT HIS LOOM IN EL PASO Forgotten Aztec artists designed these patterns when Mexico was a center of pagan culture in the Western World. Now, inweaving, in painting, ceramics, and design, modern Mexicans seek torevive ancient Indian arts.