MEXICO: Tribute

The farmers of the sunny, floral little Mexican village of San Jeronimo, half an hour from Mexico City, have recently thought much of unhappier places. This week, following the lead of an Illinois town (TIME, July 20), they changed the name of San Jeronimo to Lidice, after the martyred Czecho-Slovak village.


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