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In the Maya who had previously ruled Uxmal destroyed the city of Mayap n and founded a new city at Mani. This article was written by Mark Bernstein and originally published in the June issue of American History Magazine.
The Maya were equally skilled as weavers and potters, and cleared routes through jungles and swamps to foster extensive trade networks with distant peoples. Initially, British officialdom was dismissive — Murrow was not even a citizen, and live broadcasts could give valuable information to an enemy that would presumably be listening in.
If Murrow was not frightened, he was nonetheless exhausted. A German crossing would follow.
By then Poland had fallen. More important, he gained an ally, Prime Minister Churchill.
It was the Depression, and the public turned to radio not for news, which was mostly bad, but for escape — the humor of Jack Benny and Burns and Allen and the singing of Bing Crosby and Kate Smith. There are numerous reliefs of both Mayan gods including Chac and the Toltec gods including Quetzacoatl.