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    El borreguero by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Describes the life and hardships of the shepard. Quality: Fair/Poor.

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    Felipe Angeles by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. General Angeles was Pancho Villa's greatest artillery officer. The ballad sings of this man's death by an enemy firing squad. Quality: Fair.

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    Corrido de Luz Arcos by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Singer gives his interpretation of a corido on the death of Luz Arcos in 1930. Quality: Fair.

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    El campero by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Song about the hardships of the camper. Guitar accompaniment. Quality: Fair/Poor.

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    Entriega de novios by Cruz, Patricio

    Chimayo, New Mexico. Twenty-six traditional New Mexican wedding verses. Quality: Fair/Poor.

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    Versos de chiquiado by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Dance game involving the recitation of poetic strophes by the participants. The game has to do with coaxing a dance partner to leave her chair placed in the middle of the dance floor so the dancing can resume. May be a commercial recording. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 5 of 16 songs on the audiofile.

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    Valse de cadena by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Originally the valse de cadena was so-called because the dancers formed a cadena or chain as they danced around the dance floor. Of all the valses, this is one of the most interesting to perform and to watch Recording cut off. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 6 of 16 songs on the audiofile.

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    Alegrias by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Alegrias (Joys) is a Spanish folk dance that has not taken root among the Spanish-speaking people of New Mexico. Recordings of this and some other folk dances are usually played for the music they contain. May be a commercial recording. Recording levels vary. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 10 of 16 songs on the audiofile.

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    untitled by Chavez, Mary

    Grants, New Mexico. Conclustion of wedding ceremony recorded in the Catholic church of Grants, New Mexico. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 2 of 2 pieces on the audiofile.

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    No me pegues, Mama by Baca, Luciano

    Belen, New Mexico. Conclusion of items 41.3 through 41.5. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 6 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

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    O, Guadalupe dichosa! by Cobos, Ruben

    San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Recited. Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 9 of 10 songs on the audiofile.

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    Untitled by Ortega, Trinidad

    Ortega, Trinidad. Informant recites one strophe of an unidentified song and one verse of a poem. Quality: Fair

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    Un viejo que se caso con una joven by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Informant sings both parts of a humorous dialogue between an old man and his young wife, who married him for his money. Quality: Fair.

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    Corrido de Moncayo by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. A man meets his death in 1892, when he is dragged by his horse for some five hundred yards. Guitar accompaniment. Quality: Fair.

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    La Severiana by Trujilo, Napoleon

    Bernalillo, New Mexico. Odyssey of a man in search of his beloved donkey, which, he discovers, he has been riding all the time. Quality: Fair.

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    Desde que llegue a esta punto by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. In this late nineteenth-century Mexican-American folk song, the singer-composer is making fun of his efforts to learn English. Quality: poor. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 7 of 27 songs on the audiofile.

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    La mesticita by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. La mesticita (from mestizo, or mixed blood) is a folk dance of Mexican provenience. Very popular, particularly in school dances. May be a commercial recording. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 12 of 16 songs on the audiofile.

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    Valse de pano by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Particular waltz danced with a handkerchief (pano). Recording levels vary. Blank spot in recording. Quality: poor. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 12 of 14 songs on the audiofile.

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    El cutillo by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Dance similar to the quadrille and quite complicated. May be a commercial recording. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 9 of 16 songs on the audiofile.

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    Home Sweet Home by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 2 of 27 songs on the audiofile.

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    Versos de chiquiada by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 4 of 27 songs on the audiofile.

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    El pasodoble by Romero, Alberto

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. May be a commercial recording. Quality: fair/poor. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 2 of 16 songs on the audiofile.

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    Oigo cantar los gallos by Baca, Luciano

    Belen, New Mexico. Song about the town of San Juan del Rio in Mexico. Fragment. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 4 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

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    Entriega de novios by anonymous

    Espanola, New Mexico. Instrumental accompaniment. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 2 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

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    1972 The nugget

    The Colorado College yearbook, published 1900-2007, was known as The Pikes Peak Nugget from 1900-1941 and The Nugget or Colorado College Nugget afterward. The Nugget was not published in 1971 and 1973. Year on cover differs from title page in some years.