Belen, New Mexico. Untranscribable and untranslatable humorous account of a stuttering simpleton who comes to warn his father that theives are stealing the hog. The only way he can get his message across is by accompanying himself on a guitar as he sings. Quality:Fair
Albuquerque, New Mexico. Teodoro Barajas and his men were accustomed to attacking undefended villages. This ballad sings of the death of the Mexican strong man during an attack on the town of Los Mochis, Mexico. Quality: Fair.
Los Duranes, New Mexico. A blonde calls out from her balcony to a shepherd passing by with his flock. The shepard pays no attention to the aggressive young lady, telling ther that his flock is more important to him than anything else. Later he changes his mind, but the blonde tells him that it is now to late. The shepherd feels like kicking himself. Recited. Quality: Good/ Fair
Albuquerque, New Mexico. A priest asks for a volunteer to sing "Bendito, bendito sea Dios" (Holy, Holy God). An Anglo starts the hymm, "Banditos, banditos sea Dios" (Bandits, Bandits, May God be a Bandit). Quality: Fair.