The University of Texas at Austin
Folk Story and Song: "El Caballo Blanco"
Identifier: e_utfc_0530
Title: Folk Story and Song: "El Caballo Blanco"
Description: Folk tale, in Spanish, lasting about 20 minutes long. Dominant motif: miraculous talking horse that helps boy accomplish impossible tasks and get princess. Also: enchanted horse which is really a prince. Recurring rhyme phrase: "Yo he de ser el caballo blanco y mal pagado / y t
City: Raymondville
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1941
Creator: Flores, M
Contributor: Owens, William A. (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 19 minutes, 55 seconds