National Geographic : 1943 Oct
The National Geographic Magazine Colonial Simplicity Marks the House of Congress at Asuncion On the site of the old Cabildo, or town hall, the Congressional Palace also houses the Ministry of Interior. The tree roses, foreground, are a special botanical development. () National Geographic Society Kodachromes by Fenno Jacobs from 'Three Lions Time and Traffic Slow Down in Rural Paraguay The white, tree-framed rancho, with red-tiled roof, is typical of better-class country homes. A cross, such as that at the right, usually denotes the scene of an accident or other local tragedy.