Science: Laboratory of Anthropology

Indians who drifted from their pueblos to Santa Fe last week for their September fiesta and spree found a new building in that capital. Resident Indians, who work as servants and guides, explained like peasant gossips to the newcomers that the new structure was a Laboratory of Anthropology. A rich man from the East called John Davison Rockefeller Jr. who was over at Tucson last spring had given $200,000 for the building. He was very rich, owned coal mines in Colorado.

Another rich man who lives in Santa Fe except when he goes away...

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