National Geographic : 1935 May
(g) JNational Gieographic society BLOSSOMTIME COMES TO AROOSTOOK COUNTY For a short period the potato fields become flower gardens on a grand scale, covering more than a hundred thousand acres. Horse and boy literally wade through the tall rows of plants that yield millions of bushels of the staple annually. Finlay Photographs byB.Anthony Stewart WASHINGTON'S NAME ISLINKED WITH THE BLACK MANSION The wife of its builder was the daughter ofDavid Cobb, who served on the Commander-in-Chief's staff. The old homestead atEllsworth isa treasury of antiques. A portrait ofthe First President hangs bythe gracefully winding stairway.