the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center,
the Arhoolie Foundation,
and the UCLA Digital Library
Spottswood lists the matrix number as SA 2310-1, This corrido is about the brave cab driver Willie Sanchez. On June 7, 1935 Sanchez killed two bandits / militaries that were going to rob and kill him. It starts out with Willie getting a call to pick up two militaries. They hit Sanchez in the head with a hammer, shook him down for his money but didn’t find his knife that Sanchez had on him. They were going to dump his body underneath a bridge but Sanchez mustered up some strength and stabbed one of the bandits. Sanchez fought for his life and got away.