National Geographic : 1924 Dec
Photograph from N. I-I . Darton A "FINGER" GROWTH OF BRANCHES ON A COCONUT PALM Such a formation is an exception that emphasizes the marked uni formity in the growth of these trees, which provide an important article of export. A SAN JUAN SCHOOLGIRL MAKING PILLOW LACE Instruction of this sort inschools founded since Porto Rico became a part of the United Stateshas increased prosperity inmany families. Hundreds of yards of lace,made inhomes, are now exported annually.