National Geographic : 1947 May
Henricks Hodge from Three Lions Where an Open Stream Once Coursed, Automobiles and Streetcars Roll along aMedellin Avenue The rivulet along La Playa, one of the principal streets, has been covered. Ceiba and other flowering trees now shade modern shops and offices. Farther along the avenue are fine residences. Coffee trees border the golf course. One orchid grower here turned his hobby into a business when his plants numbered 30,000.