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My files are filled with more photos which will eventually find their way into the appropriate titles.



Forty Grains of Black Powder
   "...want a horse, to ride into those hills."
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  Casa de Panadero   

  Patio at Casa de Panadero  

  Footbridge over the Río Sangría
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  Trouble escaped with the stallion, El Rey.
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   La Nariz

   Cave at La Nariz

    Luis's bed.
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Legend of the Sierra Madre

  The mustangers rode into the mountains.
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   Del Oro leaped the ravine.
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   Apaches left him for dead.
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Los Pobres

  "I'll be home on Tuesday."
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   La Puerta del Sol plaza

  Francisco's Place, looking north

 Francisco and Ramón go into town.

  Mio was born on Ramón's birthday.
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   Francisco's hated wallpaper
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Someone was stealing the chickens.
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La Puerta del Sol

 He began to sweat.
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   Serafina's cocina
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  Mio was Ramón's amigo.
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A Lion Against the Wind

The lantern clattered on the ground
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  Fernando exacted his revenge.
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 María's santita was a poor weapon.
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  Too far to walk back

   Strawberries were overripe.

  At the General's Townhouse


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Bitter Victory

    "The snake bit Teo!"
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  Ramón paused to look back.

  Sereno fled.

   It was a long way down.

 Vera Cruz was under bombardment.

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Tierra Y Libertad

 Shoot first or die.

  Federales abandoned the city
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 Ramón set out to rescue Anita.

  Mérida street near the train station

  They neared the city.
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   Domingo hurried to the hotel.
Alvimann

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The Horse Tamers

  Los Nuestros, side arcade.

  Los Nuestros front entrance

 Los Nuestros upstairs arches

 Martín, horse wrangler

 Anita's brocade draperies
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  Mano had saved one thing from the fire.


Marcelo regretted hitting Domingo.
Alvimann

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Tesoro

 Las Flores

  The alarm bell woke them.
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  Tokee prepared a meal.
Alvimann


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PHOTO CREDITS

Starred photos courtesy Dawn M. Turner ( Everything In God's Time )
© Mio - Azzy Steiner owner, Lisa Cihlar photographer
Bulleted photos courtesy Clara Natoli
Alvimann (on Morguefile) is Alvaro Daniel González Lamarque
Double bulleted photo by Egidio Bacigalupi in Milano, Italy ( Egidio Bacigalupi )
Federales fleeing, courtesy Dennis Weidner  ( Mexican Revolution )
Rusted bucket - thanks to schick at Morguefile

I have been more than fortunate to have found photos that depict scenes that were
only in my head for many years. Gratitude and blessings to all who have provided their
unique skills for this project.

RLBH