National Geographic : 1949 May
© National Geographic Society 581 Kodachrome by Willard It. Culver Ice Makes Possible California's Prodigious Export of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables In one year, 1947, she marketed 70 million boxes of citrus fruits. Salinas alone makes 4,200 tons of ice a day, for use in refrigerated freight cars. But Jean Emery, "Miss California of 1947," seems to feel no chill!