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Today in history, African-American soldiers of the 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps (see picture below) arrive in St. Louis, Mo., after completing a 40-day bike ride from Missoula, Montana in 1897. 373 palabras más

Today In History

Icons within Chicano and Chicana Art

This entry will focus on three overlapping and reoccurring iconic themes that appear in Chicano and Chicana art: ancestral emblems, Catholic Church symbols, and figures from popular culture. 933 palabras más

The Expedition to Capture Pancho Villa

In March 1916, Mexican revolutionary Francisco “Pancho” Villa and his band of hundreds of Villistas mounted a cross-border raid on Columbus, New Mexico. A U.S. military squadron repelled the invasion of American territory. 618 palabras más

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Smashwords Sale

I’ve just reviewed the copy edited draft of my forthcoming novel The Astronomer’s Crypt and turned it back in to the publisher. I’m getting excited as we close in on publication. 504 palabras más


Today in Texas History - June 21

From the Annals of the Border Wars  –  In 1916, the U.S. military expedition against Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa was attacked by Mexican government troops at Carrizal, Mexico.  289 palabras más

Today In Texas History

Central America Trip #106

Mary is no longer available for RV traveling, but we remain good friends.
Because we have 4,000+ postings, I’ve invited her to continue posting entries on this blog.
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