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    Cuando para el anciano San Joaquin by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Alabado. Composed by the late Demetria Olona, an alabado singer from Tome. Includes commentary. Quality: good.

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    Los dos hermanos envidiosos by Gallegos, Cristino

    Vallecitos, New Mexico. Two brothers are envious of their younger brother, thus, when the opportunity presents itself, they murder him in the forest and bury his body. Although they return home and tell their father that their brother is lost in the forest, an Indian shows up with a singing flower, which tells of the evil deed of the olders brothers. Quality:Fair

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    Corrido de Pete Dominguez by Martinez, Roberto

    Truchas, New Mexico. Two young men fight outside a bar in Truchas, New Mexico. They use "filas" (knives) and pistols. Pete Dominguez dies of his wounds on the way to the hospital. Quality: Good

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    Como que queria llover by Chavez, Emilio

    Artesia, New Mexico. Quality: Fair/Poor.

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    Valse de entriega de novios by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Melody to the "Entriega de novios" played on violin and guitar. Quality: Good

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    Triguena hermosa by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Tape speed is incorrect. Quality: Fair.

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    untitled by Torres family

    Escondida, New Mexico. See item 14.2. Cut off. Quality: Poor.

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    La higuerita by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Quality: Fair.

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    Entriega de novios by Dominguez, Abranita

    Bernalillo, New Mexico. There are more than thirty-seven verses in this rendition. Recited. Quality Good/Fair.

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    Un triste leon by Trujillo, Meliton

    Taos, New Mexico. The king of beasts laments the hardships that women make men endure. Includes commentary. Quality: Good

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    La primavera by Trujillo, Meliton

    Taos, New Mexico. Man wakes up in the springtime and asks if any girls have died. He is answered in the negative and told that neither have any men. Includes commentary. Quality: Good

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    Versos de chiquiado by Aragon, Miguel

    Las Vegas, New Mexico. Four couplets from the dance game "valse chiquiado."

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    El venado y la venada by Rodriguez, Leonora

    Espanola, New Mexico. Four quatrains from a lyrical indita. Quality: Fair.

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    Pobrecita de la palma by anonymous

    Bernardo, New Mexico. Quality: Fair.

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    El capotin by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Includes commentary. Quality: Good/Fair.

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    El alba by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Includes commentary and prayers. Quality: Good/Fair.

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    untitled by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Includes commentary. Quality: Good/Fair.

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    Adolorido by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Quality: Good/Fair.

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    Tu reinaras, Virgen del Cielo by Romero, Margarito

    San Miguel, New Mexico. Quality: Good.

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    La rielera by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Song from the Mexican revolution. "La rielera" (The Railroad Girl) says that she works on the railroad and is very happy with her soldier friend (mi Juan). Tune for this song is used in "Yo soy chicano." Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 15 of 28 songs on the audiofile.

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    La merced de Tome by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Song about the loss of the Tome land grant. Those in favor of the sale of the grant are referred to as traitors and opportunists. Includes commentary. Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 21 of 21 songs on the audiofile.

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    El durazno by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Edwin sings an old Mexican folk song in which the peach functions as the symbol of the lover's affection. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 13 of 28 songs on the audiofile.

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    Entriega de bautismo by Romero, Rafaelita

    Belen, New Mexico. Fragment. Recited. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 8 of 14 songs on the audiofile.

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    El Quelite by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Song about a village near Mazatlan, Mexico. Fragment. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 24 of 28 songs on the audiofile.

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    La esposa infiel by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Ballad also known as "La Martina." Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 5 of 14 songs on the audiofile.