National Geographic : 1932 Jul
Photograph byDean "COKE OVENS" IN MONUMENT CANYON, COLORADO NATIONALMONUMENT An area of weirdly eroded rocks a few miles from Grand Junction has been set aside by the National Government as ascenic wonderland. By C.Et. Soderstrom A NATURAL SODA FOUNTAIN FREEZES ITS OWN ICE Drilled as an oil well near Walden, in North Park, this was dubbed the "Ice-Cream Well" because oil flowed out inafrozen mass resembling lemon sherbet (see text, page 28). Even on the hottest summer days the pipe leading from well to storage tank iscoated with several inches of ice.