the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center,
the Arhoolie Foundation,
and the UCLA Digital Library
This corrido is about an assassin name Juan Del Toro. His criminal career started in Jimenez where he killed a man just to kill. He left to San Fernando where he worked until he killed a soldier that was trying to disarm Del Toro. He went to Las Flores, Matamoros and met Dolores the love of his life. He killed Dolores in the arms of a policeman. He went to Rio Bravo and killed a campesino to take his horse. He fled to Reynosa. They shot and killed him.