National Geographic : 1940 Sep
Airy and Clean Is This Al Fresco Kitchen Nook A village housewife washes dishes on a little platform easily reached through a window in the palm-trunk wall at Boca San Miguel. On the right is the clay pot of flowers which brightens even the humblest Mexican home. "Who'll Buy My Homemade Dolls?" When expedition membersshowed aninterest inthe rag dolls which the natives of Tres Zapotes make as toysfor their children, anew local "industry" was born. No odds and ends of bright-colored cloth, ribbon, orpaper were henceforth safe.