National Geographic : 1928 Jun
684 THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE SO MUCH LIKE SPAIN, OR TIlE DOORWAY OF SOM ANCIENT CHURCH IN MXICO- YET THIS IS TEXAS Texas was long a part of Mexico. To this day Mexican influence on its habits of life is plainly visible, especially in the border counties. To its already numerous Mexican popula tion, Texas adds thousands every year, as its growth draws new armies of workers from below the Rio Grande. This is old Concepcion Mission, near San Antonio.