By Agatha Christie
The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are agog with interest while the Gazette advertises “A homicide is introduced and may happen on Friday, October twenty ninth, at Little Paddocks at 6.30 p.m.”
A infantile useful comic story? Or a spiteful hoax? not able to withstand the mysterious invitation, the locals arrive at Little Paddocks on the appointed time whilst, by surprise, the lighting exit and a gun is fired. once they get back on, a grotesque scene is printed. An most unlikely crime? purely pass over Marple can get to the bottom of it.
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Although steadfast to the revolution and, thus, the national cause, Mexico’s tourist pioneers— its government officials, politicians, bankers, engineers, hoteliers, and businessmen—often conflated state projects with personal interests. Still more, like Cuba and countless other desirable destinations, 20 Mexico’s Tourism Industry something inherently gets lost in the interaction between host and guest. In the case of Mexico, as this study argues, tourist development helped shape a new society of modernity from mass urbanization and consumption to professionalized service and transportation industries so much so that contemporary Mexican writers like Octavio Paz and José Emilio Pacheco would eventually lament the loss of Mexican values by the 1950s.
Y. S. 41 Because transportation companies and other businesses related to tourist services founded the MTA, its primary interest was to work with the government to standardize immigration requirements, which would facilitate entry into Mexico for railway and steamship passengers and for members of organized tour groups. Only a week before their first meeting, José M. Bejarano, secretary of the Mexican Chamber of Commerce in New York, had witnessed Mexican immigration agents take two hours to check the luggage of only four people.
V. Martínez, posted in Phoenix, reported that between 1910 and 1927 profits from tourism had risen from US$4 million to US$33 million in that city due in large part to the initiative taken by state and local governments in constructing highways that united Phoenix to neighboring cities and tourist sites (that brought in 800,000 motor tourists in 1927 alone), as well as the federal government’s interest in building and maintaining sanatoriums for tuberculosis victims and others suffering from respiratory illnesses.