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For the first time, there is a substantial amount of searchable Spanish content in New Mexico's newspapers. CLICK HERE to browse the titles with Spanish content. Use the Advanced Search tab and select "New Mexico" and "Spanish" to search for Spanish words.
Read the news from a century ago
in the Albuquerque Evening Herald:
"Triple Alliance Wins Bulgaria As Party To Treaty"
Political maneuvering at the start of the First Balkan War.
"Indemnity Urged For Americans Wounded By Mexicans"
"Prisoners Hanged Where Caught By Mexican Soldiers"
Two articles from the second year of the Mexican Revolution.
Read the news from 1906 in the Albuquerque Evening Citizen:
"Greatest Money Power Ever Known Forming In Wall Street"
Rumors swirled about the combination of the Vanderbilt, Pennsylvania, Rockefeller and Harriman railroad interests.
"Corner Main and Second during the Quay County Fair - Trades' Display Parade"
The Tucumcari News and Tucumcari Times
October 26, 1907
October 22, 1920
"Hail To Our Distinguished Guests"
The Hon. Merritt C. Mechem, Republican candidate for Governor, and Senator A. H. Fall (R-NM) visited Carrizozo to give campaign speeches at a standing room only event at the Crystal Theater. Judge Mechem addressed charges made against him by the editor of the Albuquerque Journal. Senator Fall vowed to resign if the Congress voted to join the League of Nations as proposed by President Wilson.