National Geographic : 1949 Jun
(D National GeotgrLap)hi Society 4 City Park and Village Square Overflow with Italy's Biggest Crop-Children Everywhere the author found crowds of youngsters such as these frolicking in a Milan park pool. Italy's birth rate has always been among the highest. Con tributing to overpopulation are a lower death rate, due to improved health, and a virtual end of emigration. d10 Kodachromes by Luigi Onelli To Catch Trade, a Milanese Hardware Dealer Moves His Stock Outdoors Pots and pans, brooms, baskets, and long-handled feather dusters are spread before buyers in the Piazza Vetra, near the 6th-century Church of San Lorenzo. In Milan, General Hume renewed acquaintance with the Mayor he appointed in 1945.