the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center,
the Arhoolie Foundation,
and the UCLA Digital Library
This corrido takes place on Saturday July 15th with no year given, it is about the accidental death of Marcos Martinez . He was drinking at a cantina with his friends at “El Guatemala” when this guy named Lupe was also drinking and got really drunk and wanted to fight with everyone. Martinez wife pleaded him to leave and in front of “El Monteczuma” he was hit was hit by a car and killed.