the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center,
the Arhoolie Foundation,
and the UCLA Digital Library
This is a white label promo / sample 78. This corrido is about the beautiful Margarita and the death and murder of her boyfriend a wealthy land owner named Don Chon. Don Chon tried to win Margarita’s love by offering to buy her from her father. Margarita and her boyfriend Jose Manuel tried to flee but Don Chon found out and went after them. Don Chon found them and had a shootout with Jose Manuel and in the end Don Chon and Jose Manuel killed each other.