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Cambridge Market. I love Cambridge - it's a fabulous university city, full of historical buildings, street fairs, markets - but still boasting all the modern conveniences, shops, trendy eateries etc. It used to have a fabulous multi-level Borders until the company went belly-up.

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On Jan. 3, 1932 martial law was declared in Honduras to stop a revolt by banana workers fired by the United Fruit Company. Pablo Neruda, in Canto General, wrote a poem about the role of the United Fruit Company in Latin America. Read it here: http://zinnedproject.org/posts/15441#

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[Dock workers loading bananas for United Fruit Company, Puerto Barrios, Guatemala]

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Circa 1903. "Unloading bananas at New Orleans, Louisiana." An alternate view of this scene. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co.