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THE POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY.
PSM V37 D768 Map of ancient dwellings of the verde valley.jpg
Map of the Verde Valley, showing its Ancient Dwellings.

tion as when deserted by the builders, unless the torch has been applied. The latter, or Pueblo style of architecture, usually occupying high points and commanding a wide extent of country, are in a ruined state, although walls are commonly standing to the height of one or more stories, with some of the timbers intact.