the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center,
the Arhoolie Foundation,
and the UCLA Digital Library
Matrix number on shelac is 859, according to Spottswood its LAE 859. Artist and Composer on label should read “Bañuelos”. This corrido is takes place on March 1, 1930 in a town called El Jarales, Nuevo Mexico and is about the death of Bonifacio Torres. Bonifacio choose death over being a “slave”.