National Geographic : 1953 Mar
Experimenters Sample aSidewalk Cook's Wares inMorelia Having lived six weeks inGuanajuato, the au thor's group decided tosee other parts ofMexico. In Morelia, acathedral city 135miles west ofMexico City, they found the main street's arcaded sidewalks crowded with portable res taurants. This woman, who pre pares buiinelos for Nell Burton and Beverly Good night, bakes the big wheat flour wafers athome and carries them toher stand. There her charcoal brazier warms each crisp cake in abrown-sugar syrup. She serves atole, acorn gruel, toneutralize the sweetness. Atnightfall the proprie tress will light the kerosene lantern inher pedestaled oilcan (right). Kidachromes by IIuh MI. Tamill, Jr.