National Geographic : 1946 Oct
Visitors to Costa Rica Are Captivated by San Jose's Triweekly Parade of Youth and Beauty On Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, promenades around Central Park are heavily attended. Women stroll in counterclockwise direction; men gotheother way-the better to see each other. Men who escort girls circulate in the women's (outer) column. Fur jackets are fashionable forthewomen walkers (page 412).