National Geographic : 1943 Sep
J.P.McCulloch At Afolocai, Natives Set Up a Palm Arch to Welcome the Tax Collector! In this outpost the natives grow fine crops of vegetables, fruit, and grain. The food served the author and his companions was the best they had eaten inmany days. Here, as elsewhere in Portuguese Timor, buildings are topped with peaked roofs. The architectural style in Netherlands territory features conical housetops (page 379).