National Geographic : 1934 Feb
Photograph byRichard C.Gill SUNDAY IS MARKET DAY IN BANOS A weekly fair in this small Andean town draws crowds from the surrounding countryside. On sale are peaches,guavas, tangerines, and avocados; cheeses and eggs; and also brooms, straw mats, hand-woven articles, and pottery. A typical market-day crowd is shown in the plaza. Attheright ofthepicture isthefountain which here, as in the Orient, is a community center.