Of passing interest ...
A continuing series of irregular blog posts highlighting articles in the popular press -- in this instance, Archaeology.
Atwood, Roger. "Peru's mummy dogs: Are the country's beloved pets descendants of ancient llama herders?" Archaeology, vol. 60, no. 1 (Jan.-Feb. 2007), p. 42-43. col. ill.
McDaniel, Sean. "The lure of Móo: a Victorian archaeologist's obsession with a fictitious Maya queen." p. 48-51. ill. Augustus Le Plongeon.
"The Cascajal block." p. 72. col. ill. "What It Is: Tablet with the oldest writing found in the Western Hemisphere; Civilization: Olmec ..."