National Geographic : 1940 Oct
© National Geographic Society jaoaacnrome Dyd.Ijaylor ttooerts "Do You Think Felipe Would Like Me in This Pattern?" Smiling salesgirls "strive to please" in Manila's vast Yangco market, which fills every household need. Drygoods here include cotton, silk, and rayon, mostly imported from Japan, the United States, and China. Bolts on end, behind the salesgirl, are cambray cloth made from abaca fiber, the "Manila hemp" which also makes rope.