National Geographic : 1946 Dec
© National Geographic Society Royal Annes Make Salem the "Cherry City" of Oregon In the fabulous Willamette Valley near Oregon's capital is produced more of this luscious fruit than in any other equal area in the State. Canneries employ hundreds of workers. In 1946 help was so scarce that much of the bumper crop went to waste in the orchards. Kodaacnromes byHay Atkeson In Pendleton Saddles Are Made toSuit Any Buyer's Fancy Mass production has no place inthisplant inthe"Round-up City." Cow boys can get special models toserve different needs, and decorations toplease the most bizarre taste. Orders forhand-tooled leather goods pour infrom all over the world (Plates XVIII and XIX).