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    Corrido de Aguinaldo by Leyba, Francisco S.

    Leyba, New Mexico. See item 11.4. Quality: Poor.

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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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    Caballo prieto azabache by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. A young man about to be executed by the soldiers of Pancho Villa is granted a last wish, to be executed while mounted on his pet horse. As the squad fires, the horse leaps over the wall and saves the young man, but soon after, the horse dies from three bullet wounds meant for its master. Probally a commerical recording. Quality: Good.

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    Corrido de El Borrego by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Love triangle and the death of one of the protagonists. Probally a commerical recording. Quality: Good.

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    Corrido de Ricardo Campos by anonymous

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Ricardo Campos, a Mexican-American soldier, dies in Vietnam. The body is brought to San Francisco and lies in state for weeks. When no one claims any relationship to the soldier, his body is finally buried. Probably a commerical recording. Quality: Good.

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    untitled by Amador, Margaret

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Commentary on the corrido genre. Quality: Good. PLEASE NOTE: This should be number 15 of 19 songs on audiofile.

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    untitled by Garcia, Delfina

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Corrido written by Delfina Garcia's grandmother in 1944. Recited. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 12 of 21 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Leonardo by Trio Aguilillas

    Unknown location. No listing in Cobos index. Commercial recording. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 7 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

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    Las enfermeras de Chicago by anonymous

    Unknown location. No listing in Cobos index. Commercial recording. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 12 of 12 songs on the audiofile.

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    La Maclovia (Madamas taosenas) by Trujillo, Meliton

    Taos, New Mexico. Story of a young man from Conejos, Colorado, who requests the hand of Maclovia Mares of Taos, New Mexico, and is kept waiting for three years before he is given "calabazas" (rejection). Includes commentary. Quality: Good.

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    Corrido de Feliciano by Padilla, Porfirio

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be the THIRTEENTH song on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Gregorio Cortez by Padilla, Porfirio

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Fragment. See item 31.20. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be the FIRST song on the audiofile.

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    El hijo desobediente by Martinez, Gonzalo

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Felipe gets into a fight, and when his father interferes, tells him to get out of his way or he'll cut him down. The father curses the disrespectful son and dies -- slowly, with time to make his last wishes known. Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be the SEVENTH song on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Antonio by Lopez, Nalecio

    El Manzano, New Mexico. Corrido composed by Jesus Lopez about the death of Antonio, a member of Nalecio's family. Quality: Fair.

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    Corrido del final de San Marcial by Ortega, Eduplio

    Bernardo, New Mexico. A flood wipes out the village of San Marcial. Composed by Ramon Luna. Recited. Quality: Good/Fair.

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    Corrido de Banuelos by Chavez, Emilia

    Los Padillas, New Mexico. Informant recites part of a ballad. As he dies, the protagonist invokes the name of St. Joseph. Tape speed may be incorrect. Quality: poor.

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    Corrido de Kansas by Trujillo, Benigno or Ezequiel

    Chimayo, New Mexico. Fifteen Mexican cowboys are taking some five hundred head of cattle to Kansas. Ballad tells of the hardships endured by the men as they cross the plains and the Rio Grande. In Kansas one of the young cowboys is gored to death by a bull. See note, item 35.4. Quality: poor. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 10 of 14 songs on the audiofile.

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    untitled by Chavez, Emilia

    Los Padillos, New Mexico. Fragment. Recited. Listed in index also as Reel #195.B.25,a (item 45.16). Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 21 of 27 songs on the audiofile.

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    El final de San Marcial by Gallego, Eddie

    Albuquerque, New Mexico. Part of the ballad about the 1929 Rio Grande flood in New Mexico. Cut off. Sung and recited. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 22 of 24 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Lucio Flores by Gutierrez, Juan O.

    Las Vegas, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 1 of 17 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Belencita by Lopez, Miguel

    Sena, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: good/fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 7 of 8 songs on the audiofile.

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    untitled by Maestas, Marcos

    Tucumcari, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: fair. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 11 of 17 songs on the audiofile.

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    Corrido de Una Mujer Infiel by Sena, Andalacio

    Sena, New Mexico. No listing in Cobos index. Quality: good. PLEASE NOTE: this should be number 4 of 16 in the audiofile.

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    El corrido de aqui y de alli by Berry, Edwin

    Tome, New Mexico. Fragment. See item 2.3. Quality: good.

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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