National Geographic : 1947 Feb
© National Geographic Society Bougainvillea Vine Forms a Wreath of Solid Pink This child lives on the slope of a volcano in Chiapas. Archeologists searched her father's estate in vain for ruins. Instead, they found coffee and bougainvillea growing luxuriantly in the volcanic soil. Kodachromes byRichard H.Stewart "Try a Mango," Says Natividad, the Expedition's Cook In a camp full of native workmen Natividad took precautions topreserve her reputation. For a chaperon she acquired the girl beside her. InPiedra Parada mango trees were laden. "Thick aspersimmons," says the photographer.