National Geographic : 1926 Dec
THE BOY JESUS GREW TO MANHOOD HERE A hill town, perched high above the wide Plain of Esdraelon, Nazareth has its own more intimate valley atitsvery feet. Itshigher buildings, especially the large Salesian Orphanage, can be seen from far out on the Field of Armageddon, where Jewish colonies arespringing upasifbymagic. But the main part of Nazareth is cupped in the Galilean hills. It is just off the main road connecting one ofthechief ports ofPalestine with theHoly City, one hour from Haifa and four from Jerusalem by automobile.